The Travel Scope 70 is a refractor telescope perfect for terrestrial and celestial viewing on the go. The Travel Scope can view planets, moons, star clusters and brighter deep sky objects like the Orion Nebula and Andromeda Galaxy at night. Plus, the erect image star diagonal makes the optical tube ideal for use as a spotting scope during the day.
70mm refractor telescope with fully coated glass optics and a lightweight frame Custom backpack included to store telescope and accessories comfortably Observe in no time with a quick and easy, no-tool setup Pan handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing Adjustable height tripod Accessories include: two eyepieces (20mm and 10mm), 45 degrees erect image diagonal, and 5 x 24 finderscope
Optical Tube Info: Optical Design: Refractor Aperture: 70 mm Focal Length: 400 mm Focal Ratio: f/5.7 Focal Length of Eyepiece 1: 20 mm Magnification of Eyepiece 1: 20x Focal Length of Eyepiece 2: 10 mm Magnification of Eyepiece 2: 40x Barlow Lens: Not Included Finderscope: 5 x 24 Star Diagonal: Erect Image, 45 degrees 1.25" Optical Tube: Aluminum Highest Useful Magnification: 168x Lowest Useful Magnification: 10x Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 11.7 Resolution (Rayleigh): 1.98 arc seconds Resolution (Dawes): 1.66 arc seconds Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye): 100x Optical Coatings: Fully Coated glass optics Optical Tube Length: 431.8 mm Optical Tube Diameter: 98.4 mm Optical Tube Weight: 1.5 lbs (.68 kg)
Mount Info: Mount Type: Manual Alt Azimuth Height adjustment range: 558.8 - 1320.8 mm Tripod Leg Diameter: 31.75 mm Aluminum Accessory Tray: Yes Slew Speeds: Manual Tripod Weight: 1.8 lbs (.81 kg) Software: Celestron's Starry Night Basic Edition Software, SkyPortal App