Meade StarPro AZ 70 mm Refractor Telescope
Meade's all new StarPro™ AZ 70 mm Refractor Telescope is the perfect scope for the novice astronomer seeking to explore the universe! This 70 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. 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 70 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 70 mm Refractor Telescope is an easy-to-use, very portable telescope, for the on-the-go astronomer. The 70 mm aperture optical tube on this StarPro™ AZ includes fully-coated optics resulting in bright, clear images of the Moon, planets, nebulae, and more! You will 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 70 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 70 mm Refractor Telescope is sure to exceed your expectations.
|Series||StarPro™ AZ Refractor Telescope|
|Clear Aperture||70 mm|
|Optical Design||Achromatic Refractor|
|Focal Length||700 mm|
|Eyepiece(s)||(Three) 1.25" MA (26 mm, 9 mm, 6.3 mm)|
|Focuser Mechanism||1.25" Rack & Pinion Focuser|
|Diagonal||1.25" 90-Degree Erect-Image Diagonal|
|Slow Motion Controls||Yes, both axes|
|Assembled Product Dimensions||25" x 29" x 55" (635 mm x 737 mm x 1397 mm)|
|Assembled Product Weight||8.4 lb (3.8 kg)|