Digital Cameras at Bristol Cameras
 
Home » Optics & Astro » Astronomy » Reflector Telescopes » Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949)
Available to order

Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949)

Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949) This item is sent direct from suppliers via courier
Parabolic newtonian reflector astronomical telescope with a 150mm (6 inch) diameter primary mirror. Optical tube assembly so no mount supplied. Comes with 10mm and 25mm 1.25 inch eyepieces, 2x deluxe barlow lens with camera adapter and 6x30 finderscope. The Explorer 150PL is a fantastic choice for intermediate astronomers but also suitable for the serious beginner. Has a large 150mm of light gathering aperture combined with superb parabolic optics. With a longer focal length of f/8 this telescope provides higher magnification with a given eyepiece than its f/5 cousin, the Explorer 150P. Delivers excellent performance for the observation of the Moon, planets, nebulae, galaxies, star clusters, tight double stars and more.
Please note that a further shipping surcharge will apply for delivery to addresses in the Scottish Highlands, Northern Ireland, or off UK mainland. Please contact us on 0117 9140089 for further information.


£179.00
(Inc VAT)
You can also check: Accessories | Spec | Images | Reviews | FAQ |

Accessories

To buy compatible accessories for the Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949), tick the box of the relevant accessory then scroll to the bottom of this section to add the item(s) to your cart.

Skywatcher Super Plossl 6.3mm Eyepiece:

Skywatcher Super Plossl 6.3mm Eyepiece

6.3mm Sky-Watcher SP series Super Plossl 1.25 inch (31.7mm) eyepiece. It's proven 4 element design uses top quality optical glass with superior multi layered coatings and edge blackened elements for superb high contrast images. Fold back rubber eyecup to help eliminate stray light.


£19.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher Super Plossl 7.5mm Eyepiece:

Skywatcher Super Plossl 7.5mm Eyepiece

7.5mm Sky-Watcher SP series Super Plossl 1.25 inch (31.7mm) eyepiece. It's proven 4 element design uses top quality optical glass with superior multi layered coatings and edge blackened elements for superb high contrast images. Fold back rubber eyecup to help eliminate stray light.


£19.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher Super Plossl 10mm Eyepiece:

Skywatcher Super Plossl 10mm Eyepiece

10mm Sky-Watcher SP series Super Plossl 1.25 inch (31.7mm) eyepiece. It's proven 4 element design uses top quality optical glass with superior multi layered coatings and edge blackened elements for superb high contrast images. Fold back rubber eyecup to help eliminate stray light.


£20.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher Super Plossl 12.5mm Eyepiece:

Skywatcher Super Plossl 12.5mm Eyepiece

12.5mm Sky-Watcher SP series Super Plossl 1.25 inch (31.7mm) eyepiece. It's proven 4 element design uses top quality optical glass with superior multi layered coatings and edge blackened elements for superb high contrast images. Fold back rubber eyecup to help eliminate stray light.


£20.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher Super Plossl 17mm Eyepiece:

Skywatcher Super Plossl 17mm Eyepiece

17mm Sky-Watcher SP series Super Plossl 1.25 inch (31.7mm) eyepiece. It's proven 4 element design uses top quality optical glass with superior multi layered coatings and edge blackened elements for superb high contrast images. Fold back rubber eyecup to help eliminate stray light.


£20.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher Super Plossl 20mm Eyepiece:

Skywatcher Super Plossl 20mm Eyepiece

20mm Sky-Watcher SP series Super Plossl 1.25 inch (31.7mm) eyepiece. It's proven 4 element design uses top quality optical glass with superior multi layered coatings and edge blackened elements for superb high contrast images. Fold back rubber eyecup to help eliminate stray light.


£20.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher Super Plossl 25mm Eyepiece:

Skywatcher Super Plossl 25mm Eyepiece

25mm Sky-Watcher SP series Super Plossl 1.25 inch (31.7mm) eyepiece. It's proven 4 element design uses top quality optical glass with superior multi layered coatings and edge blackened elements for superb high contrast images. Fold back rubber eyecup to help eliminate stray light.


£20.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher Super Plossl 32mm Eyepiece:

Skywatcher Super Plossl 32mm Eyepiece

32mm Sky-Watcher SP series Super Plossl 1.25 inch (31.7mm) eyepiece. It's proven 4 element design uses top quality optical glass with superior multi layered coatings and edge blackened elements for superb high contrast images. Fold back rubber eyecup to help eliminate stray light.


£27.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher Super Plossl 40mm Eyepiece:

Skywatcher Super Plossl 40mm Eyepiece

40mm Sky-Watcher SP series Super Plossl 1.25 inch (31.7mm) eyepiece. It's proven 4 element design uses top quality optical glass with superior multi layered coatings and edge blackened elements for superb high contrast images. Fold back rubber eyecup to help eliminate stray light.


£27.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
SkyWatcher Eyepiece + Torch + Filter Set (20265):

SkyWatcher Eyepiece + Torch + Filter Set (20265)

Great value Skywatcher astro accessory set which contains four 1.25" Super Plossl eyepieces (7.5mm, 12.5mm, 17mm and 20mm), four 1.25" threaded light filters (amber, blue, neutral grey and moon filter), dual beam LED night vision torch and an astro user guide. All supplied in a quality aluminium case with foam padded interior.


£110.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher Moon Filter (1.25"):

Skywatcher Moon Filter (1.25\")

This Skywatcher moon filter attaches to any 1.25 inch eyepiece via the filter thread and reduces the amount of light coming through the eyepiece. Ideal for when viewing the moon as reducing its brightness will give you a more detailed view. 31.8mm / 1.25 inch diameter.


£9.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
OVL Variable Polarising Filter 1.25 Inch:

OVL Variable Polarising Filter 1.25 Inch

This variable polarising filter consists of two polarising filters, one which can be rotated in its cell to adjust the brightness. They reduce the amount of light entering your eyepiece. You can gradually dim the view when observing a bright object such as the Moon or certain planets which will increase the amount of details that can be studied.


£25.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
OVL Lunar / Planetary Filter Set (1.25"):

OVL Lunar / Planetary Filter Set (1.25\")

This Lunar / Planetary filter set includes 4x high quality glass colour filters; yellow, red, green and moon filters. These filters will attach to the thread on most 1.25 inch format eyepieces. The filter set comes in a foam lined plastic screw top storage case.


£27.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher 7Ah Rechargeable Power Tank (20153):

Skywatcher 7Ah Rechargeable Power Tank (20153)

This Power Tank is a multi function rechargeable power supply unit which is recommended for use with Skywatcher SynScan, SynTrek and SupaTrek mountings. It has a built in 12V 7Ah sealed lead acid rechargeable battery. LED shows the battery status. Halogen spotlight with 500,000cp. Multi voltage DC output with 9V, 6V and 3V output jacks plus two DC 12V car jack outputs. Built in flashlight. Built in circuit breaker for safe operation.


£57.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Skywatcher 17Ah Rechargeable Power Tank (20154):

Skywatcher 17Ah Rechargeable Power Tank (20154)

This Power Tank is a multi function rechargeable power supply unit which is recommended for use with Skywatcher SynScan, SynTrek and SupaTrek mountings. It has a built in 12V 17Ah sealed lead acid rechargeable battery. Vehicle jump start system. LED shows the battery status. Halogen spotlight with 800,000cp. Built in radio. Multi voltage DC output with 12V, 9V, 6V and 3V options. Detachable flashlight.


£115.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Helios Universal 1.25 Inch Digiscoping Adapter (50823):

Helios Universal 1.25 Inch Digiscoping Adapter (50823)

This camera adapter allows you to attach a compact digital camera to most 1.25 inch eyepieces and allows photography directly through the eyepiece of the astronomical telescope. Accepts most compact digital cameras which have a tripod bush on the base. Micro adjustable for perfect centering of the camera lens. Product code 50823 (823).


£28.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
T2 Mount - Canon EOS:

T2 Mount - Canon EOS T2 adapter for Canon EOS lens mount.
£10.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
T2 Mount - Canon FD:

T2 Mount - Canon FD T2 adapter for Canon FD lens mount.
£12.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
T2 Mount - Fujica AX:

T2 Mount - Fujica AX T2 adapter for Fujica AX lens mount.
£12.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
T2 Mount - M42:

T2 Mount - M42

T2 adapter for M42 lens mount.


£10.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
T2 Mount - Minolta MD:

T2 Mount - Minolta MD T2 adapter for Minolta MD lens mount.
£12.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
T2 Mount - Minolta AF / Sony AF:

T2 Mount - Minolta AF / Sony AF T2 adapter for Minolta / Sony AF lens mount.
£10.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
T2 Mount - Nikon:

T2 Mount - Nikon T2 adapter for Nikon lens mount.
£9.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
Kood Four Thirds T2 T-Mount Adapter:

Kood Four Thirds T2 T-Mount Adapter

T-mount adapter ring for Olympus E series digital SLR cameras with the Four Thirds lens mount. Will allow you to attach your E system digital SLR camera such as the E410, E510 or E3 to a T-mount device such as a camera adapter on a spotting scope or astronomical telescope.


£13.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
T2 Mount - Olympus OM:

T2 Mount - Olympus OM T2 adapter for Olympus OM lens mount.
£12.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
T2 Mount - Pentax AF:

T2 Mount - Pentax AF T2 adapter for Pentax AF lens mount.
£12.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add
T2 Mount - Pentax K:

T2 Mount - Pentax K T2 adapter for Pentax K lens mount.
£12.00
(Inc VAT)
Tick to add

Specification

  • Parabolic newtonian reflector astronomical telescope with a 150mm (6 inch) diameter primary mirror.
  • Optical tube assembly so no mount supplied.
  • Comes with 10mm and 25mm 1.25 inch eyepieces, 2x deluxe barlow lens with camera adapter and 6x30 finderscope.
  • The Explorer 150PL is a fantastic choice for intermediate astronomers but also suitable for the serious beginner.
  • Has a large 150mm of light gathering aperture combined with superb parabolic optics.
  • With a longer focal length of f/8 this telescope provides higher magnification with a given eyepiece than its f/5 cousin, the Explorer 150P.
  • Delivers excellent performance for the observation of the Moon, planets, nebulae, galaxies, star clusters, tight double stars and more.
  • Magnifications with supplied eyepieces: x48, x96, x120 and x240
  • Highest practical power (potential): x300
  • Diameter of primary mirror: 150mm
  • Telescope focal length: 1200mm f/8
  • Parabolic primary mirror
  • 0.5mm ultra thin secondary mirror supports
  • Direct SLR camera connection (appropriate T2 mount required)

Images

Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949) Large

Reviews


Write your own Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949) Review

Be the first to write a review about the Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949)

FAQs

Ask Bristol Cameras a question about the Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949)

Please check any common questions above before posting as we may not reply to any questions that have been answered previously. We reserve the right to publish your question to this website for the future benefit of other users with similar queries. We may carry out minor editorial changes to the content. All FAQ's remain copyright Bristol Cameras.


Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949) Question

Question: Is the Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949) in stock?

Bristol Cameras Answer: As per most accessories listed on this website we do not have the resources to maintain stock info on several thousand smaller items. We keep many of the accessories on our site in stock and even if we don't have the Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949) in stock, it is likely that it will be available from suppliers within 2-3 working days.
Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949) Question

Question: How much does delivery of the Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949) cost?

Bristol Cameras Answer: This depends on the total value of your order and the shipping destination. For more information on delivery costs click here.
Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949) Question

Question: Can you send parcels to me outside of the UK?

Bristol Cameras Answer: Unfortunately, we do not send goods outside of the UK.
Ask Bristol Cameras a question about the Skywatcher Explorer 150PL OTA (Optical Tube Assembly) (10949)

Please check any common questions above before posting as we may not reply to any questions that have been answered previously. We reserve the right to publish your question to this website for the future benefit of other users with similar queries. We may carry out minor editorial changes to the content. All FAQ's remain copyright Bristol Cameras.

Your Question:
Email:
Verify Email:
Spam protection:
What is 8+8
(Enter carefully - an incorrect answer will clear the form)
Newsletter Signup:
Shopping Cart Shopping Cart
Items in Basket
0 item(s)
Total cost of Items
£0.00
Facebook Like
Digital Camera Battery
Product Reviews

Olympus 9-18mm f4-5.6 M Zuiko Digital ED Micro Four Thirds Lens
Very nice lens - compact, lightweight, crisp and an ideal wide angle r...

Olympus E-M10 II Body Silver
It has taken me quite a while to get used to this camera having previo...

Olympus 40-150mm F4-5.6 R M Zuiko ED Micro Four Thirds Black
I do mainly landscape work so I only use longer lenses infrequently. T...

Olympus 9mm F8 Micro Four Thirds Body Cap Lens Black
What a great little lens to have in the bag and it's so light you don'...

Disposable Raincover For DSLR With Flash (Pack Of 2)
This is a really good, simple product, more effective and professional...

More Product Reviews

jet web design
.