Orion Atlas 8 EQ-G GoTo Reflector Telescope
Item #24732e
4.9 / 5.0
€ 1,899.99
The Orion Atlas 8 EQ-G GoTo reflector is great for the advanced astronomer. The computerized GoTo mount can locate and track over 42,000 celestial objects, and the telescope is gre...
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The Orion Atlas 8 EQ-G GoTo reflector is great for the advanced astronomer. The computerized GoTo mount can locate and track over 42,000 celestial objects, and the telescope is great for all types of visual astronomy and astrophotography.
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  • More Info
    • Solidly built 8" reflector telescope and Atlas equatorial mount is a great choice for visual or astrophotographic forays into deep space
    • Precision-made 203mm (8.0") parabolic primary mirror reflector telescope with 1000mm focal length (f/4.9) will provide years of enjoyment
    • Atlas EQ-G equatorial mount with GoTo controller for automatic pointing to over 42,000 celestial objects
    • Requires 12V DC power source such as Orion's Dynamo or AC-to-DC adapter
    • Includes 2" Crayford-style focuser with 1.25" adapter, 8x40 finder scope, 25mm Sirius Plossl 1.25" eyepiece, Starry Night astronomy software download card, and more!
  • Specs
    • Best for viewing:
      Brighter deep sky
    • Best for imaging:
      Deep sky
    • User level:
      Advanced
    • Optical design:
      Reflector
    • Optical diameter:
      203 mm
    • Focal length:
      1000 mm
    • Focal ratio:
      f/4,9
    • Optics type:
      Parabolic
    • Glass material:
      Soda-lime plate
    • Eyepieces:
      Sirius Plossl 25,0 mm (1,25")
    • Magnification with included eyepieces:
      40 x
    • Resolving power:
      0,57 arc*sec
    • Lowest useful magnification:
      29 x
    • Highest useful magnification:
      300 x
    • Highest theoretical magnification:
      480 x
    • Limiting stellar magnitude:
      14,2
    • Optical quality:
      Diffraction limited
    • Finder scope:
      8x40
    • Focuser:
      2" Crayford
    • Mirror coatings/over-coatings:
      Aluminum & Silicon Dioxide
    • Mount type:
      Equatorial
    • Astro-imaging capability:
      Lunar, planetary & long exposure
    • Dovetail bar system:
      Yes
    • Computerized compatibility:
      Go-To included
    • Number of objects in database:
      42,000+
    • Tracking rates:
      Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
    • Motor type:
      Microstep driven 1.8°stepper motors
    • Bearing material:
      Sealed ball bearings
    • Power requirement:
      12-volt DC - 2A (tip positive)
    • PEC:
      Yes
    • GPS:
      Sold separately
    • Backlash compensation:
      Yes
    • Setting circles:
      Yes
    • Polar-axis scope:
      Included
    • Counterweights:
      Three 5kg
    • Available ports:
      RS-232, autoguider
    • Tube material:
      Steel
    • Tripod material:
      Steel
    • Tripod leg diameter:
      50,80 mm
    • Counterweight bar length:
      28 cm
    • Diameter of counterweight shaft:
      18 mm
    • Height range of mount:
      101,6 cm - 1,56 m
    • Length of optical tube:
      96,5 cm
    • Weight, optical tube:
      7,5 kg
    • Weight, mount/tripod:
      24,5 kg
    • Weight, fully assembled:
      43,1 kg
    • Additional included accessories:
      2" focuser with 1-1/4" adapter, 2" Crayford focuser w/ 1.25" adapter, Polar alignment scope
    • Other features:
      Integrated Dec and RA electronic drives, Collimation cap, GoTo hand controller
    • Warranty:
      One year
  • In The Box

    Orion Atlas 8" EQ-G Reflector Telescope Optical Tube Assembly
    25mm Orion Sirius Plössl telescope eyepiece (1.25")
    Orion 2" - 1.25" telescope eyepiece adapter
    Tripod
    Orion equatorial mount
    Computerized hand controller
    Orion 8x40 finder scope
    Dovetail finder telescope base
    Collimation cap
    Camera adapter
    Tube rings
    Tube ring mounting plate
    11 lb counterweights
    Counterweight shaft
    Tripod accessory tray
    Dust cap
    12V DC power cable
    GoTo hand controller cable for Sirius EQ-G
    GoTo hand controller cable for Atlas EQ-G
    GoTo hand controller bracket
    Wire clip
    Starry Night special edition software

  • Shipping Info

    Orders received by 5pm UTC for in-stock items ship the next business day. When an item is not in-stock we will ship it as soon as it becomes available. Typically in-stock items will ship first and backordered items will follow as soon as they are available. You have the option in check out to request that your order ship complete, if you'd prefer.

    A per-item shipping charge (in addition to the standard shipping and handling charge) applies to this product due to its size and weight. This charge varies based on the shipping method.

    Economy Delivery (3-5 business days): €0,00
    Expedited Delivery (1-2 business days): €60,50

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