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Celestron AstroMaster 130EQ Telescope Review

21 Feb 2019, 07:55 UTC
Celestron AstroMaster 130EQ Telescope Review
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Celestron’s AstroMaster series of telescopes advertises itself as a quality series of beginner telescopes and as a step up from the dreaded PowerSeeker line. However, the AstroMaster 130EQ, while certainly a functional beginner’s telescope, is probably one that should be avoided. Let’s go into why.




Basic Features










Optical Design : Newton Reflector











Weight : 16lbs











Aperture : 130mm (5.11”)











Focal Length : 650mm (25.6”)











Focal Ratio : f/5






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