About the TeleVue TV60 APO Doublet Refractor Telescope...
Are you looking for the perfect small refractor TeleVue Telescope? Then look no further than the Televue TV60 Doublet Refractor Telescope. Exquisitely crafted from its anodized all-aluminum exterior right down to its incredible Nagler optics the TeleVue Telescope TV60 will respond like no other 60mm aperture refractor you'''ve ever dreamed of.
This high performance 2.4", 360mm f/6 APO doublet TeleVue Telescope gives a maximum true field of 4.3 degrees , which makes the Televue TV60 Doublet Refractor Telescope superior for both terrestrial and astronomical use. Standard features include a 2-stage 1.25" focuser which accepts in-line porro prism, 45 degree erectors, or 60 degree and 90 degree diagonals... and does it with a quick-focus drawtube and tunes it with a helical fine focus. The TeleVue Telescope apochromatic design coupled with well above standard multi-coatings mean outstanding color correction, while precision internal machining combined with a sliding captive dew shield means no stray light bouncing around to disturb the perfect view.
At only 10" long (254mm) and weighing in at around 3 pounds (1.4 kg), the Televue TV60 Refractor Telescope is a portable piece of perfection. The TV60 includes an adjustable dovetail balancing bar which fits all camera tripods and the TeleVue Telescope will instantly become a favorite of those who seek a great telephoto lens and imaging capability for digital cameras - great for birding and nature photography - as well as long distance spotting. Combine with a TeleVue Mount for excellence in astrophotography.
But, don'''t stop there, because the Televue TV60 Doublet Refractor Telescope likes to stay up late and party, too. The Televue TV60 will also give outstanding performance as a small astronomical TeleVue Telescope and combined with an optional Nagler Zoom TeleVue Eyepiece will give incredible lunar and planetary views.
Don'''t forget, we carry plenty of TeleVue Accessories, too! Look for TeleVue Telescope Eyepieces and TeleVue Telescope Filters for visual observers - as well as TeleVue Finderscopes and TeleVue Dioptrx!
TeleVue TV60 APO Doublet Refractor Telescope Features...
- Adjustable dovetail balancing bar fits all camera tripods, Televue mounts and mounting bracket for SCTs.
- High performance 2.4", 360mm f/6 APO doublet gives a maximum true field of 4.3 degrees.
- Extremely portable size and weight - optional padding carrying case is available.
- Tested to perform to theoretical perfection for high power observations.
- Apochromatic design coupled with well above standard multi-coatings mean outstanding color correction.
- Great for terrestrial and astronomical use.
TeleVue TV60 APO Doublet Refractor Telescope Specifications...
Optical Design: Apochromatic Doublet Refractor
Aperture: 60mm (2.4")
Focal Ratio: f/6
Focal Length: 360mm
Optical Tube Dimensions: 10" long without diagonal
Focuser Design: 2-stage 1.25" with quick-focus drawtube, plus fine-focus helical
Total Weight: 3 lbs.
Optical Coatings: Multi-CoatedTeleVue Product Number: TVO-2460