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Our best Telescopes for your presents

The range of Telescopes is enormous. That`s why it`s rather difficult to choose one out of so many when you want to give it as a present to someone. In these pages we gladly guide you along an exceptional choice of telescopes for beginners whom this special offer is more than adapted.

One more tip: every telescope is also offered in a Complete Set with which you save quite some money and with which you are definitely sure to have the entire equipment for beginners – a coaching guide and a skymap included!

Offer No. 1 - recommended by our experts

Omegon Telescope AC 60/700 AZ-1

Ideal for children up to 8 years of age and anyone who wants to take an occasional look at the moon. A telescope for small budgets that can be assembled quickly and easily.

What will you see?

Mostly large and bright astronomical objects. Offers a magnificent view of the moon. The planets appear as small discs. Jupiter's four brightest moons are visible.

Offer No. 2 - recommended by our experts

Omegon Telescope N 76/700 AZ-1

Ideal for children up to 8 years of age and anyone who wants to take an occasional look at the moon. Somewhat larger and more light-sensitive than the 60/700 AZ-1, though with atypical shape, since it is a reflecting telescope that uses a side viewfinder.

What will you see?

Mostly large and bright astronomical objects. Offers a magnificent view of the moon. The planets appear as small discs. Jupiter's four brightest moons are visible.

Offer No. 3 - recommended by our experts

Omegon Teleskop AC 70/700 AZ-2

Ideal for children up to 8 years of age and anyone who wants to take an occasional look at the moon. This brand name telescope by Omegon is somewhat larger and sturdier than the 60/700 AZ-1. A solid telescope for under 100 euros.

What will you see?

Mostly large and bright astronomical objects. Offers a magnificent view of the moon. The planets appear as small discs. Jupiter's four brightest moons are visible.

Offer No. 4 - recommended by our experts

Omegon Telescope N 114/900 EQ-1

Especially suitable for children between 8 and 16 years of age. This classic reflecting telescope is an inexpensive first-buy for hobby astronomers.

What will you see?

Many small craters on the moon can be examined in detail. The first structures can be identified on the planets of Jupiter and Mars. Many awe-inspiring open star clusters can be seen. Several galaxies are visible as tiny specks. Shadows cast by Jupiter's largest moons can be seen on the planet's surface.

Offer No. 5 - recommended by our experts

Omegon Telescope N 130/920 EQ-2 Set

Size is (almost) everything –with a 130mm aperture, this brand name telescope by Omegon captures even more light than the 114mm beginner's model. The increased stability of the EQ-2 mount makes the entire unit much steadier and less prone to shake and blurring. Recommended for children 8 years and older, but also a good beginner's telescope for adults.

What will you see?

Many small craters on the moon can be examined in detail. The first structures can be identified on the planets of Jupiter and Mars. Many awe-inspiring open star clusters can be seen. Several galaxies are visible as tiny specks. Shadows cast by Jupiter's largest moons can be seen as small dark spots on the planet's surface.

Offer No. 6 - recommended by our experts

Omegon Telescope N 130/920 EQ-3 Set

Size is (almost) everything –with a 130mm aperture, this brand name telescope by Omegon captures even more light than the 114mm beginner's model. The increased stability of the EQ-3 mount makes the entire unit much steadier and less prone to shake and blurring. Recommended for children 8 years and older, but also a good beginner's telescope for adults.

What will you see?

Many small craters on the moon can be examined in detail. The first structures can be identified on the planets of Jupiter and Mars. Many awe-inspiring open star clusters can be seen. Several galaxies are visible as tiny specks. Shadows cast by Jupiter's largest moons can be seen as small dark spots on the planet's surface.

Offer No. 7 - recommended by our experts

Omegon Telescope N 150/750 EQ-3

The largest model in the Omegon series of beginner telescopes. The 150mm aperture collects a large amount of light, which makes it a pleasure to view the deep sky. Perfect if you're looking for a large reflecting telescope in this price class.

What will you see?

Many details can be inspected on both the moon and the planets. If the wind is calm, structures on Jupiter's stripes and the main divisions of Saturn's rings are clearly visible. Edges of the brightest globular clusters are in clear focus and various basic forms of the brighter gaseous nebulae can be observed.

Offer No. 8 - recommended by our experts

Skywatcher Telescope N 150/1200 BlackDiamond NEQ-3

Our top recommendation for anyone who wants to start astronomy seriously but without great expense. The 150mm aperture, good craftsmanship, and a sturdy NEQ-3 mount are the highlights of this popular, high-performance telescope. Astrophotography, thanks to the sturdy mount, is also quite possible with this model.

What will you see?

Many details can be inspected on both the moon and the planets. If the wind is calm, structures on Jupiter's stripes and the main divisions of Saturn's rings are clearly visible. Edges of the brightest globular clusters are in clear focus and various basic forms of the brighter gaseous nebulae can be observed. Shadows cast by Jupiter's largest moons can be seen as small dark spots on the planet's surface.

Offer No. 9 - recommended by our experts

Skywatcher Dobson Telescope N 200/1200 Classic DOB

Instead of a complicated mount, the lens is simply situated on a movable wooden box. This makes it possible to provide a reflecting telescope with an aperture of 200mm for under 300 euros. This telescope is very easy to operate and is suitable for use by children 8 years of age and older. Real deep sky observation is possible, although the construction allows for normal viewing only and not photography.

What will you see?

Inspecting nebulae starts to be interesting with apertures of 200mm or larger. Globular clusters can be viewed in focus. Spiral arms are visible in several bright galaxies. Many details can be inspected on both the moon and the planets. If the wind is calm, structures on Jupiter's stripes, Jupiter's large red spot, and the main divisions of Saturn's rings are clearly visible. Up to five of Saturn's moons can be identified.

Offer No. 10 - recommended by our experts

Skywatcher Telescope AC 102/1000 BlackDiamond NEQ-3

A solid and high-quality lens telescope with particular strengths in moon and planet observation. Even fine details on the planets are visible. A telescope for young people and adults, suitable for novice hobby astronomers. Even astrophotography is possible thanks to the sturdy NEQ-3 mount.

What will you see?

The 100mm lens provides good contrast. Many small craters on the moon can be examined in detail. Several structures can be identified on the planets of Jupiter and Mars. Many awe-inspiring open star clusters can be seen. Shadows cast by Jupiter's largest moons can be seen as small dark spots on the planet's surface.

Offer No. 11 - recommended by our experts

Skywatcher Telescope N 200/1000 BlackDiamond NEQ-5

One of our absolute top recommendations: This telescope has everything the beginner hobby astronomer needs: A large aperture of 200mm that collects a lot of light, a sturdy NEQ-5 mount, and a stable steel tripod. An optional motor can be added to enhance astrophotographic capabilities. Suitable for adults and children 12 and older. N.B.: This telescope is quite large and must be carried by two people or in several parts.

What will you see?

Inspecting nebulae starts to be interesting with apertures of 200mm or larger. Globular clusters can be viewed in focus. Spiral arms are visible in several bright galaxies. Many details can be inspected on both the moon and the planets. If the wind is calm, structures on Jupiter's stripes, Jupiter's large red spot, and the main divisions of Saturn's rings are clearly visible. Up to five of Saturn's moons can be identified.

Offer No. 12 - recommended by our experts

Skywatcher Maksutov Telescope MC 127/1500 Travelmax BlackDiamond AZ-S GoTo

A compact, high-performance telescope for observing both the planets and the deep sky. Built-in GoTo mount automatically points astronomical objects. A small hand computer includes a display to control the GoTo function. It couldn't be easier to begin hobby astronomy. Suitable for children 8 years and older as well as adults.

What will you see?

Many small craters on the moon can be examined in detail. Several structures can be identified on the planets of Jupiter and Mars. Many awe-inspiring open star clusters can be seen. Several galaxies are visible as tiny specks.

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29.06.2017
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