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Celestron Travel Scope 50 Portable Telescope

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Value $10.95
B&H # CETS50 Mfr # 21038
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Product Highlights
  • 360mm f/7.2 Refractor
  • 50mm Objective
  • 8mm Eyepiece
  • 20mm Eyepiece
  • 3x Barlow Lens
  • 2x20 Finderscope
  • Aluminum Tripod

The Travel Scope 50 Portable Telescope from Celestron represents an economical foray into the world of telescopes, and it was designed with traveling in mind. This budget-minded refractor features an aperture of 50mm and a focal length of 360mm. It comes with two 1.25" eyepieces and a 3x Barlow lens to accommodate various viewing scenarios. An erect-image 45° diagonal provides angled viewing, and it also corrects the image laterally for normal terrestrial viewing. The Travel Scope 50's compact and portable form factor allow it to be stored and transported easily in its custom-fit backpack case.

Performance Details
  • Focal length: 360 mm f/7.2
  • Objective lens diameter: 50 mm
  • Fully coated glass optical elements
  • Two 1.25" eyepieces: 8 mm/45x - 20 mm/18x
  • 2x20 erect-image laterally-corrected finderscope
  • 3x Barlow lens for enhanced levels of magnification
  • Full size aluminum tripod ensures a stable platform
  • Custom-fit backpack for easy traveling and storage
  • 45° erect-image diagonal for correctly oriented viewing
  • Smooth functioning altazimuth mount with easy pointing to locate objects
Optical Design Refractor
Optical Lens Diameter 50 mm
Focal Length 360 mm
Focal Ratio f/7.2
Maximum Useful Magnification 120x
Resolving Power Raleigh: 2.66 arcsec
Dawes: 2.28 arcsec
Optical Tube Dimensions Length: 12.0" / 30 cm
Mount Type Pan-tilt head
Eyepiece Barrel Diameter 1.25"
Finderscope 2x20
Tripod Aluminum
Motor No
GO-TO Capability No
PC Compatible No
Power Source None
Weight 2.2 lb / 1.0 kg
Celestron Travel Scope 50 Portable Telescope
  • 8.0 mm Eyepiece
  • 20 mm Eyepiece
  • 2x20 Finderscope
  • Aluminum Tripod
  • Backpack Case
  • Limited 2 Year Warranty
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    Cleaning and Anti Fog

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

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    General Accessories

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    Expand your telescope's usefulness with these accessories.

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    • You Pay: $10.95
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