Telescopes Upto 8 inch Aperture

Upto 8 inch Aperture

8 inch telescopes offer fantastic views, but tend to be cumbersome and take longer to cooldown. They are usually very expensive. The telescopes here offer affordable prices and excellent optics for a beginner that wants a telescope that will offer amazing views of the heavenly objects. 


SkyWatcher 200P EQ5

SkyWatcher 200P EQ5

Very well respected beginner's 8 inch telescope. Comes with an equatorial mount.

Here is a Blog post commentary and video on how to set-up the SkyWatcher 200P EQ5 Telescope

4.5/5 Amazon reviews.

  • Highest Practical Power (Potential): x400
  • Diameter of Primary Mirror: 200mm
  • Telescope Focal Length: 1000mm (f/5)
  • Eyepiece Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm
  • Dual-Fit 1.25"/2" Focuser





SkyWatcher 200P 

SkyWatcher 200P Dob

Probably one of the most affordable ways to own an 8 inch telescope.

5/5 Amazon review.

  • Magnifications (with eyepieces supplied): x48 & x120
  • Highest Practical Power (Potential): x406
  • Diameter of Primary Mirror: 203mm
  • Telescope Focal Length: 1200mm (f/5.91)
  • Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm




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Telescopes upto 4 inch Apertures

Telescopes 4 - 6 inch Aperture

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