Meade StarPro AZ 102 mm Refractor Telescope
Meade's all new StarPro™ AZ 102 mm Refractor Telescope is the perfect scope for the novice astronomer seeking to explore the universe! This 102 mm aperture StarPro™ AZ has everything you need to start observing the night sky right out of the box. The StarPro™ AZ features a newly designed single-arm, alt-azimuth mount with slow motion control cables on both axes, making your observing experience a breeze. The 102 mm (4") aperture of this scope gathers plenty of light to let you see many of the night sky's wonders. This new mount also features a vixen-style dovetail receiver, giving you the ability to use different optical tubes in the future.
You can organize your eyepieces with ease, using the integrated accessory holder, located on the sturdy tripod. The StarPro™ AZ 102 mm Refractor Telescope from Meade features a bonus Smart Phone Adapter that allows you to take images of the night sky through the eyepiece! Also included is the AutoStar Suite® Astronomer Edition Software on DVD to help you learn about objects in the night sky!
This Meade StarPro™ AZ 102 mm Refractor Telescope is an easy-to-use, very portable telescope, for the on-the-go astronomer. The 102 mm aperture optical tube on this StarPro™ AZ includes fully-coated optics resulting in bright, clear images of the Moon, planets, nebulae, and more! This scope has a focal length of 660 mm or an f/ratio of f/6.5. Included are three MA eyepieces, having focal lengths of 26 mm, 9 mm, and 6.3 mm respectively. Together they provide you with a nice range of magnifications and resolution to view many of the best night sky celestial objects. Take your astronomical observing experience to a whole new level. This is a great telescope for the whole family to use, in your own back yard or at your favorite dark-sky observing site.
In addition, you can use the Meade StarPro AZ 102 mm Refractor Telescope to view land objects such as wildlife or beautiful landscapes. This scope has a compact and lightweight design and comes at an affordable price. The result for the novice astronomer is simply: the Meade StarPro AZ 102 mm Refractor Telescope is sure to exceed your expectations.
|Series||StarPro™ AZ Refractor Telescope|
|Clear Aperture||102 mm|
|Optical Design||Achromatic Refractor|
|Focal Length||660 mm|
|Eyepiece(s)||(Three) 1.25" MA (26 mm, 9 mm, 6.3 mm)|
|Focuser Mechanism||2" Rack & Pinion Focuser with a 1.25" adapter included|
|Diagonal||1.25" 90-Degree Erect-Image Diagonal|
|Slow Motion Controls||Yes, both axes|
|Assembled Product Dimensions||25" x 29" x 56" (635 mm x 737 mm x 1422 mm)|
|Assembled Product Weight||10.9 lb (5 kg)|