Baader Outdoor Telescope Power Supply (12.8V / 1.5A)
 Baader Outdoor Telescope Power Supply (12.8V / 1.5A)Baader Outdoor Telescope Power Supply (12.8V / 1.5A) 

Baader Outdoor Telescope Power Supply (12.8V / 1.5A)

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About this product

Model:  baader_psu_2457620
Part Number:  2457615

The Baader 12.8 volt / 1.5 Amp switching power supply is an excellent choice for use with modern telescopes/mounts up to and including the popular Celestron SLT and Skywatcher AZ GOTO series (excluding the AZ EQ6 GT). 

Whilst more expensive than budget department store power supplies, the Baader power supply is designed for outdoor use and offers several advantages: 

Conventional power supplies with a 12V nominal voltage are made for use in your living room, but when used outside in the cold, the voltage will reduce. At around -10°C, the voltage output might be as low as 10.5 V. The motors of many telescope mounts behave erratically when underpowered. Indeed, most telescope/mount ‘faults’ can be traced to an inadequate, low-quality power supply.

Baader's Outdoor Telescope Power supply provides sufficient continuous power even when used outside in winter. 

The connecting cord is 2.5m long. This is longer than usual to enable convenient placement.

If someone trips over the lead or the cable becomes tangled and strained, the connecting elbowed plug will release without ripping or damaging the telescope/mount’s power socket. 

Includes a UK 3-pin plug adapter. 

Note: This power supply has a water-resistant housing but should not be used in wet conditions. 

Features and specification

  • Output 12.8V DC/ 1.5 Amp (19 Watt)
  • From 90V to 260V AC
  • Made for outdoor application
  • High power reserve for cold temperatures
  • Water-resistant housing
  • 2.5m ( 8.25´) telescope cord
  • Protective-disconnect elbowed plug

Customer reviews

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28 February 2022  | 

Excellent service from FLO, this power supply will save a fortune on batteries.

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Baader Outdoor Telescope Power Supply (12.8V / 1.5A)
05 January 2022  | 

Excellent service ordered arrived very quickly my Royal Mail

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Speedy delivery
27 January 2021  | 

Thanks to First Light Optics for the prompt delivery of the outdoor power supply....With lockdown I haven't used it yet,but packaged and sent speedily...

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13 December 2020  | 

I would give 5 but it is for my son in France. The 4 is for their good service.
David Crane

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Good product
06 May 2020  | 

Makes using the telescope much smoother when slewing. Well worth the cost - I had spent more the the price on batteries!


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