70mm Compact Travel Scope
90315 Travel Scope, £85.00
Perfect for observing wildlife and views during the day and casual astronomical observing at night.
The clear aperture is 21mm and the transmission is about 18%.
Includes full size tripod and custom-made backpack carrying/storage bag.
~ 70mm refractor telescope
~ 400mm focal length
~ altazimuth mount
~ fully coated glass optics
~ 20mm, 10mm eyepiece
~ magnification 165x
~ angular field of view: 2.5 degrees at 20mm
1.3 degrees at 10mm
~ weighs 3.3-lbs
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As mentioned in a letter written by Mr B of Poole, Dorset, in the 'Popular Astronomy' magazine "it shows the moon the right way up. The whole apparatus weighs only 1.5kg, so it is easy to move from room to room. You will appreciate the improvement in detail compared to binoculars."
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