About the Celestron Regal M2 80ED Zoom Spotting Scope...
The Regal M2 Celestron Spotting Scope series is the next generation of our top-performing Regal F-ED spotting scopes. Day or night, the Celestron Regal M2 Spotting Scope is optimized to provide the sharpest images available. You''ll love them for bird watching, nature observing, long distance viewing and casual astronomical observing.
These top-of-the-line Celestron Spotting Scopes provide all the advanced features usually found on more expensive scopes, including Extra Low Dispersion (ED) glass. The Celestron Regal M2 Spotting Scope boasts a magnesium alloy body, decreasing the overall weight of the spotting scopes by more than 14% when compared to the previous model. The new M2 scopes also include an upgraded dual focus mechanism, allowing you to bring your subject into focus two times faster.
The Celestron Regal M2 Spotting Scope is fully waterproof and nitrogen-purged to prevent fogging. It'''s available in a new green color and comes with a spotting scope carrying case so you can bring it with you anywhere.
If you'''re interested in photographing your discoveries, Regal is the perfect choice. Attach your camera to the Celestron Regal M2 Spotting Scope using a T-Ring and the included T-Adapter to produce stunning images! The Regal M2 spotting scope is a great companion for any outdoor enthusiast.
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Celestron Regal M2 80ED Zoom Spotting Scope Features...
- ED Objective Lens: Minimizes chromatic aberration, accurate color reproduction, increased resolution and contrast.
- XLT Coatings (Fully Multi-Coated Optics): Proprietary XLT lens coatings maximize light transmission through the optical path for brighter images and increased resolution and contrast.
- Magnesium Alloy Body: This material is strong and durable, but lighter weight than traditional aluminum alloy housings.
- Dual focus: Course focus for rough adjustment and fine focus for detailed adjustment. New quicker focusing mechanism.
- Rotating tripod mount with detents: Place the orientation of the eyepiece in the best viewing position for application.
- Zoom Eyepiece: Adjustable magnification, giving you a wide field of view for general viewing and detailed up close viewing when needed. Twist-up eyecup for correct positioning of the user'''s eyes for comfortable viewing with or without eyeglasses.
- Standard 1.25" eyepiece mount allows a variety of astronomical eyepieces to be used with the spotting scope.
- T-adapter ring included for easy 35mm/digital SLR photography.
- Sliding sunshade with sighting line keeps out stray light and keeps moisture off of the objective lens. Sighting line aids in finding the subject you want to bring into view.
Celestron Regal M2 80ED Zoom Spotting Scope Specifications...
Aperture (mm): 80 mm (3.15 in)
Focal Length (mm): 480 mm (19 in)
Magnification 1: 20x-60x
Carrying Case: Soft Case
Angular Field of View (deg): 2.1-1.0
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds): 110-52ft / 37-17m
Exit Pupil (mm): 4.0-1.3mm mm (0.16 in)
Eye Relief (mm): 20 mm (0.79 in)
Near Focus: 21.3 ft (6.5 m) ft (6.49 m)
Optical Coatings: XLT (Fully Multi-Coated)
Weight (oz): 56.7oz (1607g) oz (1607 g)
Product Dimensions: 16.6x3.9x4.6in (422x99x117mm)
Celestron Product Number: 52305