Patented dual encoder system allows you to move manually without losing alignment.
Dobsonians are so elegantly simple that absolute beginners can use them with great results and yet their performance can satisfy the most demanding amateur astronomers.
Now the new Skyliner Flex Tube 250 Pro Collapsible Dobsonian offers easier portability with it's novel truss tube design, plus full GOTO and sidereal tracking.
It can operate in Auto tracking only mode where the user finds the object by manual or motorised slewing and then the scope tracks it without a 2 star set up, OR full 2 star set up GOTO mode with tracking. There are 2 handsets supplied, one for each mode.
Conventional 2 star alignment for goto using Sky-Watcher SynScan (TM) AZ Version 3.07; choice of 2 methods, you select the stars or it selects brighest stars if you dont know star names.In the first method you use a combination of manual and motorised slewing to the first star and motorised slewing to the second star. In the brightest star method you select sky segments and all slewing is motorised
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