Sky-Watcher 254mm (10") Flexible Dobsonian Maximize

Sky-Watcher 254mm (10") Flexible Dobsonian

Big 10" Dobsonian (DOB) telescope at the lowest price you can find in Singapore! Fits into your backyard or car perfectly. 

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SW250C

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S$ 1,399.00

This 254mm (10") aperture telescope of Dobsonian design is the bigger brother of our popular 200mm (8") Flexible Dobsonian! Oozing with classy workmanship and spectacular power, this Flex Dob is sure to give you lots of wonderful time in planet viewing and much more! Delightful telescope for working adults who are beginning to get interested in the stars and would like to try out stargazing with a very powerful telescope from the start! 

Sky-Watcher 10" DOB - Join the Ranks of Very Serious Observers ... This light bucket gives you more than 60% in ligh gathering power compared to its smaller 8" brother! 

The telescope body is extremly compact due to its retractable design and easy dismantling into 2 major parts. It will not find itself out of place be it in a compact car, a small balcony or a tiny backyard! It has a long focal length of 1200mm, which means with the 10mm eyepiece supplied, you are able to obtain 120x magnification when viewing dim objects in the night sky! In other words, this is an extremely capable telescope which will offer you many wonderful moments in the night sky, allowing you to see dim objects that most other telescopes will not be able to capture in Singapore! 

In short, this is an awesome and "meaty" telescope that packs a punch without burning a big hole in your pocket! McGill strongly recommends this 10" Flexible Dobsonian over the 8" version if a difference of few hundred dollars does not bother you and there is also ample space for storing this lovely "beast"! Easy to use with minimal fuss. Please read the manual supplied for smooth setup. Comes with 1-Year Warranty. 

Easy to use with minimal fuss. Please read the supplied manual for smooth setup. Comes with 1-Year Warranty. 

Click here to know what objects in the night sky can be seen with the telescope below with its provided eyepieces (power).

 Telescope model  Sky-Watcher 254mm (10") Flexible Dobsonian 
 Optical design   Newtonian reflector with parabolic primary mirror
 Aperture (mm)   254
 Focal length (mm)  1200
 Aperture ratio  f/4.7
 Resolving power  0.45 arc sec
 Limit value in magnitude  14.7
 Highest practical power  508x
 Focuser type  Crayford 2" with 1.25" adapter
 Eyepieces supplied (power)  1.25" Super Plossl 26mm (46x) & 10mm (120x)
 Finder scope  9x50 Straight-through finder
 Telescope weight (kg)  15.0
 Mount type  Dobsonian
 Mount weight (kg)  12.5
 Accessories  Nil