Skymax 150 Pro

About The Skywatcher Skymax 150 PRO

The Maksutov Signature Series is the new generation of professional quality Maksutovs from Skywatcher. These scopes are manufactured to the highest levels of optical and mechanical precision, resulting in incredible optical performance and finish.

Even the most discriminating observer is going to be thrilled and amazed at the performance of the Skywatcher Signature Series Maksutov telescopes. In a good many applications the sharpness and image quality of these telescopes matches and exceeds that of the classic Schmidt-Cassegrain design.

Large aperture Maksutov Cassegrains are well-known for their high contrast optics and ability to resolve fine planetary detail as well as split double stars down to the theoretical limit of the aperture.

The Skywatcher pro versions are certainly no exception, and boast features typically only seen on instruments costing considerably more.

The optics are all fully multi coated, and the glass is sourced from the world leader in precision optical glass, Schott. The focusers are precision engineered and super smooth and the tubes themselves are all aluminium.

Skywatcher Skymax 150 PRO


  • Optical Design Maksutov-Cassegrains
  • Lens Material
  • Diameter 150mm
  • Focal Length 1800mm
  • Scondary Mirror Diameter
  • F/ratio F/12
  • Highest Practical Power 300x
  • Faintest Steller Magnitude 13.2
  • Resoving Power 0.95
  • Finderscope 9x50
  • Focuser diameter 1.25”
  • Diagonal 90º Star Diagonal
  • Eyepiece(s) 1.25” LET 20 and 9
  • Mount Type
  • Slow-motion Control
  • Counterweight(s)
  • Piggyback Bracket
  • Accessory Tray
  • Ground Board Diameter
  • Ground Board Weight(s)
  • Motor Drive
  • Go-to
  • Tube Weight 5.6Kgs
  • Tube Dimension(dia. x length) 18.3cm x 40 cm
  • Tripod Height
  • Shipping Weight 14kg
  • Shipping Carton Dimensions 60 x 46 x 34.5 cm3

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