Meade Polaris 127mm (5 Inch) German Equatorial Reflector Telescope

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ME-216005
  • Simple and easy to use reflector mounted on a GEM mount.
  • Aperture: 127 mm (5-Inch).
  • Focal Ratio: f/7.9.
  • Focal Length: 1000 mm.

 

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Meade Polaris 127mm (5 Inch) German Equatorial Reflector Telescope

The Meade Polaris  127 mm (5-Inch) German Equatorial Reflector Telescope: 

The Polaris 127 mm f/7.9 Newtonian Reflecting Telescope by Meade Instruments is an excellent beginner's instrument, and is designed to observe objects in the sky. It can be your personal window to the universe allowing you to see bright galaxies, planets, stars and more.

Comes complete with everything you need to view the wonders of the night sky the first time out. The featured stable equatorial mount with slow motion controls makes it easy to track celestial objects as they move across the night sky. The 3 included eyepieces provide low, medium and high powered magnification for viewing a wide range of objects (Moon, planets, or land) delivering bright and detailed images.

AutoStar Suite Astronomer Edition Software on DVD software will help you learn the night sky. It displays more than 10,000 celestial objects including planets, stars, galaxies and nebulas. You can print out star charts and even plan your observing session. It operates on any Windows based PC.

 

    SPECIFICATIONS

    Aperture127 mm (5")
    Dawes Limit0.91 arcseconds
    Focal Length1000 mm
    Focal Ratiof/7.9
    Free ShippingYes
    Highest Magnification254x
    Light Gathering Power329x
    Limiting Magnitude14.3
    ManufacturerMeade
    Optical DesignNewtonian
    Tube Weight26.6 lbs
    Warranty1 Year Warranty

    INCLUDED ITEMS

    • Meade Polaris 127 mm f/7.9 Newtonian Reflecting Telescope Optical Tube Assembly.
    • German Equatorial Mount with Slow-motion Control Cables.
    • Stainless-steel tripod with accessory tray.
    • Barlow Lens, 1.25-Inch: 2x magnification.
    • (x3) Eyepieces, 1.25-inch:
      • MA 26 mm (38x)
      • MA 9 mm (111x)
      • and MA 6.3 mm (158x).
    • Red Dot Viewfinder .
    • Bonus: AutoStar Suite Astronomer Edition Planetarium Software on DVD, with over 10,000 celestial objects (Windows PC only).