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Embark on a fascinating adventure through our solar system and beyond with National Geographic’s 70mm telescope. This refractor features unique carbon fiber styling that gives it a lightweight yet rugged edge and a 70mm aperture that will perform well in lunar, planetary and deep sky observing situations. It’s manageable 700mm focal length makes it highly portable and results in a versatile f/10 focal ratio that offers both wide fields and high-powered views.
For those looking to make their first foray into astrophotography, the scope also comes with an adapter that allows users to secure their smartphone to the eyepiece in order to capture and easily share images. Additional accessories include two premium Plossl eyepieces and a smooth alt-azimuth mount with slow-motion controls.
- Ample 70mm aperture will reveal lots of lunar details, planetary features like Jupiter’s cloud belts or Saturn’s rings and some of the brightest Messier objects.
- Two interchangeable Plössl eyepieces and a 2x Barlow lens provide magnifications ranging from 26.9x to 144x.
- Carbon fiber optical tube assembly is lightweight but durable.
- Slow-motion controls on alt-azimuth mount allows for smooth movements when navigating the night sky.
- Full-size tripod is fully adjustable and includes an accessory tray for holding extra eyepieces.
- Included adapter helps observers use their smart device to capture and share images.
- Use the red dot finder and downloadable astronomy software to locate observing targets.
We know that once you've placed your order, you are anxious to receive it! We make every effort to get your order shipped out to you as quickly as possible.
As soon as you place your order, you will receive an order confirmation e-mail. This means that we have received your order in our system and pre-authorized your credit card for the purchase. We will process the charges to your credit card and your order will ship within five business days from the date of your order. We will send you tracking information within 24 hours of your order leaving the warehouse to the e-mail address you provided when checking out. If you do not receive tracking information from us within six business days of your order, feel free to follow up with us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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We distribute nationwide via UPS and Fedex. Unfortunately, at this time we are not able to provide expedited or international shipping.
Good beginner telescope! Easy to use and set up
Bought this for my 14 year old son for his birthday and he thought the smartphone adapter is the coolest thing. It shipped fast and when I spoke with Morgan she was very personable. Thank you!