A solid beginner-level telescope gets a significant upgrade with this Celestron AstroMaster LT 70AZ Refractor Telescope and EclipSmart Solar Filter Kit from B&H. The 700mm, f/10 telescope is built for astronomical observation of the moon, planets, galaxies, etc. Add the EclipSmart filter, and you get to observe the rare and unforgettable phenomenon of a solar eclipse. The filter is ISO certified solar safe and comes with hook-and-loop straps to make sure it stays in place while in use.
The AstroMaster LT 70AZ Telescope from Celestron is an excellent way to encourage a budding interest to observing the celestial pieces of eye-candy that adorn the night dome of the heavens. With a moderate 70mm aperture the AstroMaster LT 70AZ comes with everything needed to get started appreciating the wonders of the night sky. Two eye pieces of 10 and 20mm with an included diagonal supply versatile magnification to move from a farther wider view to a closer more detailed study. An attached StarPointer finderscope boasts an illuminated set of concentric circles for acquiring a general direction to aim the telescope while trying to pin-down a specific target. A basic manual altazimuth mount dispenses intuitive tracking and alignment of the scope. This is a better entry level telescope for first time indulgence in the astronomical art of sky watching. It is packed full of everything needed to get started.
Turn your Celestron AstroMaster 70AZ or AstroMaster LT 70AZ telescope into a solar scope with the EclipSmart Solar Filter. This must-have accessory is perfect for viewing the sun and eclipses. Affordable, easy to use, and best of all, ISO-certified Solar Safe, all Celestron EclipSmart products comply with the latest ISO 12312-2 standards. This solar filter is custom designed for the AstroMaster 70AZ or AstroMaster LT 70AZ telescope. Three nylon safety screws securely hold the filter in place for a safe, snug fit.
- AstroMaster 70AZ or AstroMaster LT 70AZ