Orion 27191 StarBlast 6i IntelliScope Reflector Telescope

Oct 24,2021 20:32:43 UTC

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StarBlast 6i IntelliScope Reflector TelescopeStarBlast 6i IntelliScope Reflector Telescope

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In The Box

Orion StarBlast 6i Intelliscope Reflector

IntelliScope Computerized Object Locator

25mm Sirius Plossl telescope eyepiece, 1.25″

10mm Sirius Plossl telescope eyepiece, 1.25″

EZ Finder II reflex sight

Telescope eyepiece rack

Collimation Cap

Starry Night SE software download card

Orion StarBlast 6i IntelliScope Reflector Telescope

The lightweight, portable design sets up in seconds for family fun under the stars.

This portable 6″ f/5.0 reflector telescope comes with Orion’s exclusive IntelliScope computerized object location system, allowing night sky newbies to pinpoint hundreds, even thousands of astronomical objects with pushbutton ease. The StarBlast 6i is the most compact and portable computerized 6″ reflector telescope on the market.

Explore more than 14,000 celestial objects with easy to use push-to IntelliScope Computerized Object Locator

50mm diameter parabolic primary mirror gathers plenty of light to reveal the planets and deep-sky gems in amazing detail.

The small, lightweight form allows the telescope to be used on a sturdy table, the hood of a car, the landing of an outdoor stairway, or any other suitable flat surface



EZ Finder II

EZ Finder II

IntelliScope Computerized Object Locator

IntelliScope Computerized Object Locator



Two included Sirius Plossl eyepieces

Use both of the included eyepieces to alternate between lower and higher-power views of interesting objects in the sky. We recommend starting with the 25mm Sirius Plossl eyepiece to obtain wide, 30x views. This lower power makes it easier to scan the night sky for objects to explore. Then for closer looks, you can boost the power all the way up to 75x by using the 10mm Sirius Plossl telescope eyepiece for more magnification.

Orion EZ Finder II red-dot sight

Following a simple alignment procedure, you can use the EZ Finder II sight to accurately aim the StarBlast 6 IntelliScope at objects in the sky. This is especially useful when calibrating the IntelliScope object location system and centering alignment stars. Once the EZ Finder II is lined up with the telescope, just turn on the sight and peer through its circular viewing window and move the telescope until the red dot is on the target object or star.

IntelliScope Object Locator

The StarBlast 6i IntelliScope’s Object Locator hand controller will tell you exactly where to point the telescope to see any of over 14,000 celestial objects within its database. Simply select the object you wish to view using the IntelliScope controller’s menu buttons, then follow the directional arrows on the controller’s display screen to aim the telescope right at the desired object.

Built-in navigation knob

The StarBlast 6i IntelliScope Reflector’s enameled steel reflector optical tube boasts a handy “navigation knob” for easy slewing, or re-positioning of the telescope. To aim the StarBlast 6i, or point it to a different target, simply take hold of the navigation knob near the front opening of the reflector tube and gently move the telescope up or down and left or right as desired. Not only does this handy knob make slewing easy, it also helps keep the tube itself nice and cool in temperature for optimal viewing performance.

Orion StarBlast 6i IntelliScope Specs

Best for viewing

Brighter deep sky

User level


Optical design


Optical diameter


Focal length


Focal ratio



Sirius Plossl 25.0mm,10.0mm (1.25″)

Magnification (Included)

30x, 75x

Resolving power


Lowest useful magnification


Highest useful magnification


Limiting stellar magnitude


Mount type


Weight, fully assembled

25.0 lbs.

Clever tabletop reflector telescope can lead beginners and experienced amateurs to more than 14,000 celestial objects with its easy to use push-to IntelliScope Computerized Object Locator
Substantial 6″ aperture optics reveal sharp views of the Moon and bright planets like Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn
750mm focal length (f/5.0) optics provide contrast-rich views of brighter deep sky objects like nebulas, galaxies, and sparkling star clusters
Compact design gives the Orion StarBlast 6i great grab-and-go portability – weighs just 23.5 lbs. Age Range-13 years
Includes IntelliScope Computerized Object Locator, 25mm and 10mm Sirius Plossl 1.25″ telescope eyepieces, EZ Finder II aiming device, eyepiece rack, Starry Night software, and more!

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