Excellent portable 70mm f/7 refractor telescope with Alt-Azimuth mount
Solidly built and highly portable, the Sky-Watcher 70mm telescope has a two-element, air-spaced, multi-coated objective lens and comes with the pictured AZ3 mount. Ideal for basic astronomy or land based observing it is also perfect for the office, apartment or any balcony with a view.
The 70mm is also a great telescope for that budding astronomer in your family combining both quality and performance. Its 70mm lens gathers 36% more light than a 60mm. The optical tube is supported on a sturdy aluminium tripod with accessory tray.
Whether to be used as a beginner's telescope, a wide-field viewing backup scope or even as a guide or travelling telescope it's a great choice for the budget conscious.
Quick and easy to set up and with low-maintenance enclosed optics fully collimated from the factory.
- Diameter/Aperture: 70mm
- Focal Length: 500mm - f/7
- Multi-coated achromatic objective lens
- Aluminum tube
- Dew cap/Sunshade
- Adjustable Objective-lens Cell
- Eyepieces 10mm and 25mm
- Highest Practical Power 140x
- Erect Image 45 degee Diagonal
- Smooth rack-and-pinion 1.25" focuser
- 36% more light gathering power than 60mm
- Red Dot finder
- Mount terrestrial AZ3 design
**Don't confuse this with other rubbish grade telescopes you may find in many department stores** This instrument is quality build.