- Quick and easy no-tool setup
- Permanently mounted StarPointer
- Erect image optics – Ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use
- German Equatorial mount with Setting circles – to accurately locate and track sky objects
- Rugged pre-assembled tripod with 1.25″ steel tube legs – Provides a stable platform
The Celestron AstroMaster 130EQ Telescope is available here at the best price anywhere. If you’re looking to get started with astronomy this is our favourite choice under £200 Perfect for astronomers of all ages! If you’re looking for a dual-purpose telescope appropriate for both terrestrial and celestial viewing, then the AstroMaster Series is for you. Each AstroMaster model is capable of giving correct views of land and sky. The AstroMaster Series produce bright, clear images of the Moon and planets. It is easy to see the moons of Jupiter and the rings of Saturn with every one of these fine instruments. For views of the brighter deep space objects like galaxies and nebulae, we recommend the larger aperture and light gathering ability of the Newtonian reflectors.