Skywatcher Explorer-190MN Pro Maksutov-Newton OTA
...full corrected field for CCD & DSLR cameras - no need for a coma corrector!
The exciting new Maksutov-Newtonian from Sky-Watcher is just what
astrophotographers and serious visual observers have been looking for.
The Maksutov-Newtonian design combines the best features from the
Newtonian Reflector and the Maksutov-Cassegrain to create a telescope
design that provides truly stunning image quality, providing
high-contrast, perfectly flat images, free from false colour. The
Maksutov-Newtonian design provides large aperture Apochromatic
performance, with exceptional field correction, in a compact, amazingly
affordable package. Stars appear as classic pinpoints across the entire
field. Perfectly optimised for modern DSLR cameras. The premium optics
are housed in a robust rolled-steel tube for excellent mechanical
integrity. Five internal knife-edge baffles are included to eliminate
internal reflections and further enhance contrast. The Primary Mirror is
made of low thermal expansion Pyrex® glass for a significantly reduced
Compared to a similarly sized Schmidt-Newtonian, Delivery contents
the Maksutov-Newtonian yields a sharper and more contrasty image.
Naturally, the Maksutov-Newtonian is an excellent visual performer too!!
Maksutov-Newton - OTA
- Tube rings
Crayford focuser with 2" extension (40mm) and adapter from 2" to 1,25" (ring clamp)
Adapter to T-2
8x50 right angled finder (quick connect)
Astro camera f/5.3 with superb imaging properties