Entry level 70mm telescope with great features. The Celestron Inspire 70 AZ is a perfect introduction to astronomy at an affordable price.
Not only is this a great visual scope, it is also perfect for use with the smart phone adapter. This will allow
for photos and videos of the Moon and wildlife with ease
Features that you will not find on many other telescopes
Smart phone adapter built into the lens cover
Erect image 90degree diagonal, making it just as suitable for long distance terrestrial use
Starpointer Pro finder
Built in red light that illuminates the accessory tray
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- Easiest setup of any entry level scope. With the folding accessory tray you just pop the tripod legs open, turn the lock knob and you’re ready to go.
- Bold new design - The main telescope lens cap comes with a fully integrated smartphone adapter built-in, perfect for the budding astrophotographer. The asymmetrical mount design offers light weight and incredible stability. Erect image optics enables a fully correct image for easy viewing day or night, terrestrial or astronomical.
- Red LED flashlight - Stowed in the center of the mount head, the flashlight can be used to gently illuminate the accessory tray or can be removed for use as a spotlight when needed.
- Focus micrometer - Allows quick return to a specific focus point for specific targets (bird nests, infinity focus, etc.)
- Includes 1 free 90 days of the “SLOOH Astronomer” subscription. Remotely reserve, control, and image through professional grade telescopes, access to livestream SLOOH shows, and many other features
Optical Design: Refractor
Focal Length: 700mm
Focal Ratio: f/10
Optical Coating: Fully coated glass optics
20mm Kellner (1.25”) / 35x
10mm Kellner (1.25”) / 70x
Star Diagonal: Erect image 90 degree (1.25”)
Finderscope: StarPointer Pro
Other Accessories: SkyPortal app
Resolution: Rayleigh: 1.99 arc seconds / Dawes Limit: 1.66 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power: 100x the unaided eye
Highest Useful Magnification: 165x
Lowest Useful Magnification: 10x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 11.7
Tripod: Steel, 1.25” diameter, 47” max height
70mm telescope tube, mount with tripod and folding accessory tray connected, red LED flashlight, 90 degree erect image diagonal, 20mm & 10mm Kellner eyepieces, StarPointer Pro finderscope, Free download of SkyPortal