Sky Watcher Evostar 72 f/5.8 Doublet Refracting Telescope with 2" Focuser

  • 72 mm Apochromatic Refractor with Matched Lens Assembly with One ED Element
  • 420 mm Focal Length (f/5.8)
  • 2-inch Dual Speed Crayford Focuser with 1.25-inch Adapter
  • Tube-ring Attachment Hardware


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Sky Watcher Evostar 72 f/5.8 Doublet Refracting Telescope with 2" Focuser

This is a 72 mm, f/5.8, Doublet Refracting Telescope with a 2-inch Dual Speed Crayford Focuser with 1.25-inch adapter.

Sky-Watcher Evostar refractors provide the finest images obtainable in their design class. These doublet refractors deliver dramatic, coal-black skies and faithful, contrast-rich views of planetary and deep-space phenomenon that are second to none. These refractors are the logical choice for the discriminating amateur astronomer looking for an investment in advanced instrumentation for exceptional viewing and astrophotography.

Includes: Tube-ring Attachment hardware with V-Style dovetail plate and an Aluminum case.

The OTA length is 16.5-inches (419.1 mm)

The OTA Outer Diameter is 3.5-inches (88.9 mm.)

Lens Glass: Matched lens assembly with one ED element, (two elements total.)


Aperture72 mm (2.83")
Camera/Eyepiece Connection2" or 1.25" nosepiece
Dawes Limit1.61 arcseconds
Focal Length420 mm
Focal Ratiof/5.8
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Highest Magnification144x
Light Gathering Power106x
Limiting Magnitude13
ManufacturerSky Watcher
Optical DesignDoublet
Tube Diameter88.9mm
Tube Length419.1mm
Tube Weight4.3 lbs
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Edmund K.
United States United States
Excellent piece of equipment

It is a 3 dimensional experience!

Luciano D.
Chile Chile

My experience? Excellent, fantastic and wonderful! I think it has been the best purchase I have made since I started with Astrophotography. The best store and the best shopping experience, Congratulations to the sellers for the quality of service.