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Bresser Messier NT-203/1000 EXOS-2 GOTO


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An excellent all round telescope for both visual astronomy and astrophotography.  Featuring the Bresser NT-203, f/5 reflector, including the excellent Hexfocus low profile rack and pinion focuser - a significant upgrade from most focusers available on telescopes of this type.  The Bresser Exos 2 Goto mount is capable of finding and tracking 272,944 objects stored in its handset's memory and features a polar alignment scope for quick and easy polar alignment.

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The Bresser Messier NT-203/1000 EXOS-2 GOTO is an excellent all round telescope for both visual astronomy and astrophotography.  The telescope is a 8-inch/203mm Newtonian f/4.9 design, making it a great all round optical system - particularly in regards to Deep Sky performance and comes complete with a 2-inch focuser and combined 1.25" stepdown ring and T-2 camera adapter.  The Bresser Exos2 equatorial mount comes with the StarTracker handset for full goto functionality, including an ST-4 compliant autoguiding port and a 272,944 object database.

Optical specifications:
Optical design     Newtonian Reflector
Minimum Practical Magnification From     x38
Maximum Recommended Magnification     x400
(manufacturer's own specification, practical magnification under UK skies x250)
Primary mirror diameter     203 mm
Focal length     1000 mm
Aperture ratio     5
Finderscope     8 x 50 mm
Mount Type     Equatorial with GoTo
Electronics, hardware & software
Hand-held controller     StarTracker
General technical data
Material OTA     Aluminium
Mount type     GOTO
Polefinder scope     included
Fine movements     Electric (RA and DEC)
Material tripod3
Steel/chromium-plated steel
Colour     white
Rain/Dust protection caps     Dust protection caps for open aperture and eyepiece holder

Dimensions & weights:

Net weight OTA (incl. accessories)     11.2 kg
Tube diameter     250 mm
Tube length     940 mm
Tripod height adjustable     Yes
Maximum load capacity     13 kg
Eyepiece Barrel Diameter     50.8 mm

Handset Database contains 272,944 objects :

Category Quantity
Solar System Catalogue 10
Famous Star Catalogue 33
Constellation Catalogue 88
Messier Catalogue 110
Bright Star Catalogue 167
Sh2 Catalogue 313
IC Catalogue 5386
NGC Catalogue 7840
SAO Catalogue 258997
Catalogue Total: 272944

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