Home > Telescopes > Beginner's Telescopes
(Details shown apply to the default selection)
Part Number: 10240Manufacturer: Skywatcher
Please email us if this is marked as in stock and you want to order one as due to very high demand products are going out of stock very quickly.
We will come back to you as soon as we check with the warehouse (During working hours)
IDEAL GRAB-AND-GO SCOPE - A PERFECT LIFESTYLE GIFT!!The Heritage-114P with its superb parabolic mirror provides excellent all-round performance for the observation of the Moon and planets and Deep-Sky objects. The Virtuoso™ mount provides a stable platform and will track night sky objects automatically once located. The telescope can be slewed automatically in both axes, at five different speeds, via the mount’s electronic keypad. A great feature of the Virtuoso™ is the patented Freedom-Find™ dual-encoder technology which also allows the telescope to be moved manually in either axis without losing its alignment or positional information, giving the user enormous convenience and flexibility during observing sessions. Furthermore, the Virtuoso™ mount can be upgraded to GoTo by purchasing a Synscan™ AZ GoTo handset and cable, allowing 42,900+ night sky objects to be automatically found from its extensive database. As well as its superb astronomical functionality, the Virtuoso™ mount has a lot of other clever features for photography (camera not included): Camera Cruising: Take photographs automatically with your DSLR at up to 6 preset positions. The mount will stop at each predetermined position and automatically trigger the camera’s shutter release. (Canon-D electronic shutter release cable supplied but other Skywatcher cables are readily available)
Video Cruising/Time Lapse Photography: The mount can automatically move your video camera through up to 6 preset positions without any pause. Up to 5 speeds can be selected in this mode (see below)
Panoramic/Matrix Photography: The mount can control a DSLR camera to take long distance panoramas up to 360°.
Supplied in attractive giftbox.
To replace standard Canon cable already supplied with Allview mount
For CANON EOS Models7D, 10D, 20D, 30D, 40D, 50D, 1D MkIV, 1DS MkIII & 5D MkI
For NIKON D3, D3S, D3X, D200, D300, D300S & D700
For Nikon D30 & D70S
For NIKON D5000 & D90
For OLYMPUS E-P2, E520, E420, E-P1, E510 & E-410
For SONY a100, a200, a300, a350, a550, a700, a900 and MINOLTA a7 Digital, aSweet S, a807si, a-9, a-7, Dimage-7Hi, Dimage-7i
Skywatcher Cable for Synscan Handset£23.99
Skywatcher Electronic Cable Release AP-R1N (N1)£8.99
Skywatcher Electronic Cable Release AP-R1S (S1)£8.99
Skywatcher Electronic Cable Release AP-R2N (N2)£8.99
Skywatcher Electronic Cable Release AP-R3L (OPT2)£8.99
Skywatcher Electronic Cable Release AP-R3N (N3)£8.99
Skywatcher Electronic Cable ReleaseAP-R3C (C3)£8.99