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Celestron AstroMaster-70 AZ 2.7"/70mm Refractor Telescope Kit

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Value $10.95
B&H # CEAM70AZ Mfr # 21061
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You Pay: $101.64
Product Highlights
  • 900mm f/12.8 Achromatic Refractor
  • Manual Altazimuth Mount

The Celestron AstroMaster-70 is a very good telescope for beginners. It is ideal for both terrestrial and celestial applications. The AstroMaster-70 offers multi-coated glass optics to allow clear and crisp images. This refractor model can also be used for astrophotography with an appropriate T-Mount adapter. It comes with a rugged pre-assembled tripod, 10mm and 20mm eyepieces and a permanent mounted Starpointer finder scope to easily locate heavenly objects.

Permanently mounted StarPointer
Erect Image Optic ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use
Quick release dovetail attachment
Pan handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing
Rugged, pre-assembled tripod with 1.25" steel tube legs provides a rigid and stable platform
All coated glass optics for clear, crisp images
Deluxe accessory tray for convenient storage of accessories
"The Sky" Level 1 planetarium software with 10,000 object database and enhanced images
Optical Design Achromatic refractor
Optical Lens Diameter 2.6" (70mm)
Focal Length 900mm
Focal Ratio f/12.9
Maximum Useful Magnification 130x
Resolving Power Not Specified by Manufacturer
Optical Tube Dimensions Not Specified by Manufacturer
Mount Type Altazimuth
Eyepiece Barrel Diameter 1.25"
Finderscope Mounted StarPointer
Tripod 1.25" steel tube legs
Motor No
GO-TO Capability No
PC Compatible No
Power Source None
Weight 18.0 lbs (8.16kg)
Celestron AstroMaster-70 AZ 2.7"/70mm Refractor Telescope Kit
  • StarPointer Finderscope
  • 20mm Eyepiece 1.25" (45x magnification)
  • 10mm Eyepiece 1.25" (90x magnification)
  • Diagonal
  • Tripod and Accessory Tray
  • 2-Year Warranty
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    Accessory Kits

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    Filters are a great enhancement for lunar and planet viewing.

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    Cleaning and Anti Fog

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    Help keep your optics clean & fog free with these tools.

    Pearstone -  Microfiber Cleaning Cloth, 18% Gray (7 x 7.9")
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    Navigation & Alignment

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    Aim your scope at an object in the sky with a guiding system.

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    • You Pay: $25.99
     

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