Celestron AstroMaster LT 70AZ Refractor Telescope and EclipSmart Solar Filter Kit

BH #CEAMLT70AZFK (B&H Kit)
Celestron AstroMaster LT 70AZ Refractor Telescope and EclipSmart Solar Filter Kit
Key Features
  • 700mm Focal Length, f/10 Focal Ratio
  • Steel Leg Tripod
  • ISO-Certified Safe Solar Filter
  • 2 Hook & Loop Safety Straps
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.
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ISO 12312-2 Compliant
Warning: Viewing the Sun without proper protection can cause permanent eye damage, blindness, and equipment damage. Always use an approved ISO 12312-2 certified solar filter when observing the Sun through optics or cameras. Never use photographic neutral density filters for direct solar viewing, viewing the sun through an optic, or when using cameras with an optical viewfinder.
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Celestron 70AZ Overview

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.

Celestron AstroMaster LT 70AZ Telescope

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.

Quick release dovetail attachment
Fully coated glass optics for clear, crisp images
Deluxe accessory tray for convenient storage of accessories
Two eyepieces and a diagonal for optimal viewing experiences
Permanently mounted StarPointer allows general area acquisition
Pan handle Altazimuth control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing
"The Sky" Level 1 planetarium software with 10,000 object database and enhanced images
Rugged, pre-assembled tripod with 1" steel tube legs provides a rigid and stable platform
Technical data; 10mm and 20mm eyepieces with 70x and 35x magnification respectively, 10-165x lowest to highest useful magnification, 11.7 Limiting Stellar Magnitude, Rayleigh Resolution of 1.99 arc seconds, Dawes Resolution of 1.66 arc seconds, Light Gathering Power of 100x, AOV & FOV = 1.7° - 89' @ 1000 yd / 29.5 m @ 1000 m
UPC: 050234210744
Celestron EclipSmart Solar Filter for AstroMaster 70AZ or AstroMaster LT 70AZ Telescopes

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.

Compatibility
  • AstroMaster 70AZ or AstroMaster LT 70AZ
UPC: 050234942461

Celestron AstroMaster LT 70AZ Telescope Specs

Optical Design
Refractor
Aperture
2.8 / 70 mm
Focal Length
27.6" / 700 mm
Focal Ratio
f/10
Eyepiece Barrel Diameter
1.25"
Diagonal
Yes
Finderscope
Built-On StarPointer
Tripod
1" Steel Tubes
Mount Type
Altazimuth
Power Source
StarPointer 1x CR2032
Optical Tube Dimensions
28" / 711 mm
Weight
16 lb / 7.3 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight
12.65 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
34.2 x 13.3 x 8.6"

Celestron EclipSmart Solar Filter for AstroMaster 70AZ or AstroMaster LT 70AZ Telescopes Specs

Filter Diameter
External: 4.09" / 104 mm
Internal: 4.01" / 102 mm
Filter Thickness
0.98" / 25mm
Clear Aperture
1.65" / 42mm
Weight
2.99 oz / 85 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.24 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
7 x 5.3 x 1.9"

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