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Excellent Choice for Beginners
Ideal for Both Astronomy & Terrestrial Observation
Lightweight and Portable
Simple Set up with Pre-assembled Tripod
36% More Light Gathering Capability than 60mm
140x Max Practical Magnification
Strong and Sturdy Construction
5 Years Sky-Watcher Limited Warranty

Learning or interested in Astronomy? This Sky-Watcher 70/900 Refractor Telescope is a highly affordable telescope which allows beginners to take their first steps into the world of Astronomy. Several accessories are provided, this telescope is suitable for both astronomical and terrestrial observations. Unlike many other beginner telescopes on the market, this Sky-Watcher 70/900 comes with standard 1.25? focuser allowing a broad range of eyepiece and accessories to be used for a better viewing experience.

The Refractor Advantage
Since a refractor does not use mirrors to view objects, you get a generally sharper image. Images are also displayed without the secondary mirror shadow, making it suitable for terrestrial viewing when used with a 45° erecting image diagonal provided.

In the Box:

70mm Achromatic refractor
AZ3 Mount with Aluminium Tripod
Fine Tracking Adjustment Knobs
2 Eyepieces Super 10mm (90x) & Super 25mm (36x)- 1.25? Barrel
3x Barlow Lens (triple the magnifications of the eyepieces)
Finderscope 6×24
45° Erect image Diagonal – 1.25? Barrel

Optical design Multicoated Achromatic Refractor
Aperture: 70mm
Focal Length: 900mm
Focal Ratio: f/12.9
Resolving Power: 1.71?
Stellar Limit Magnitude: 11.7
Highest Practical Magnification: 140x
Light gathering power (compared to the unaided eye): 100
Focuser Diameter: 1.25?
Total weight: 9 kg

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