For Sale: Skywatcher refractor & equatorial mount
Telescope, Skywatcher ED80 (aprochromatic doublet lens – one ED glass)
F.L. 600mm (f7.5) Single speed 2” Crayford focuser. Shows normal usage.
Complete with custom carrying case, mounting rings, 2” star diagonal,
Two 6×30 straight thru finder scopes. One is for solar alignment.
Dew shield, End cap, fitted with solar filter. 7” Vixen bar.
This small scope provides excellent views of planets. Can handle up to x160 mag.
The solar film provides a safe bright white image of the Sun.
Includes two Plossl eyepieces, 10mm Pl & 20mm
Manuals, for both telescope and mount.
Also included, Terrance Dickinson’s book “Night Watch”
Mount; Skywatcher Eq3 with dual motor drives (not a “go-to”)
This mount is light enough to be carried fully assembled.
It is a perfect match for the ED80, but not recommended for scopes over 100mm.
Power is provide by 4 ‘D” cells, which will last for over a year of regular use,
or may be powered by an AC/DC adapter, or a rechargeable battery (if wanted)
The mount does not have a polar scope.
Includes one 7.5lb counter balance weight.
Available with either wood or Aluminum tripod (as shown).
The hand controller adjusts both Altitude & Azmimuth motors – 3 speeds
A clutch allows for manual adjustment using the attached wand.
Asking $575 for scope and mount., compare with prices on “Canada Buy Sell”
Will split: Scope $475 and mount $150
Contact David (604)-886-1363
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