Celestron Explorascope 80AZ f/11 Doublet Refracting Telescope

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  • Celestron Explorascope 80AZ f/11 Doublet Refracting Telescope

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    • Regular price $149.99
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    • Aperture: 80 mm (3.1-inch)
    • Focal Ratio: f/10
    • Focal Length: 900 mm
    • Great value and easy to use Refractor
    • Excellent for Beginners
    • 2 Year Warranty

    Celestron Explorascope 80AZ f/11 Doublet Refracting Telescope


    • Optical Design: Refractor
    • Aperture: 80 mm (3.1")
    • Focal Length: 900 mm
    • Focal Ratio: f/11
    • Focal Length of Eyepiece 1: H20 mm (1.25")
    • Magnification of Eyepiece 1: 45x
    • Focal Length of Eyepiece 2: SR4 mm (1.25")
    • Magnification of Eyepiece 2: 225x
    • Finderscope: StarPointer red dot finder
    • Star Diagonal: Erect image 90° (1.25")
    • Highest Useful Magnification: 189x
    • Lowest Useful Magnification: 11x
    • Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 12.0
    • Resolution (Rayleigh): 1.74 arc seconds
    • Resolution (Dawes): 1.45 arc seconds
    • Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye): 131x
    • Optical Coatings: Fully coated glass optics
    • Optical Tube Length: 34"
    • Barlow Lens: 3x (1.25")



    • Mount Type: Manual Alt-Azimuth
    • Height Adjustment Range (includes mount and tripod): Aluminum, 52" max height
    • Total Telescope Kit Weight: 7.0 lbs
    • Software: Starry Night Basic Edition, SkyPortal app




    The ExploraScope 80 AZ Telescope by Celestron is an excellent 80 mm (3.1-inch) aperture achromatic refracting telescope for anyone interested in celestial targets like the rings of Saturn or Jupiter's Red Spot. From the former planet of Pluto to our own Moon, any object within our Solar System can be a valid target for the ExploraScope 80AZ. It provides splendid clarity and superb quality of views and images for your enjoyment and is an all-around great value observational telescope.

    The ExploraScope 80AZ comes with a pair of eyepieces of different focal lengths and magnifications, and a 3x magnification Barlow lens to help you widen your range of targets and enhance your observation experience. There is a StarPointer red dot finderscope to help you find your targets, and a 90-degree erect image diagonal to give you a top-side-up view of those objects.

    This telescope is supported by an Alt-Azimuth Mount, on a tripod with adjustable aluminum legs. There is an accessory tray/ spreader for more stability and a convenient place to hold your optical accessories. 


    Additional Information

    Aperture80 mm (3.1")
    Focal Length900 mm
    Focal Ratiof/10
    Free ShippingYes
    Mount TypeAlt Azimuth
    Optical DesignDoublet
    Warranty2 Year Warranty
    • ExploraScope 80 mm Achromatic Refractor OTA
    • ExploraScope Alt-Azimuth Mount
    • Tripod with Adjustable Aluminum Legs
    • Accessory Tray/ Spreader
    • Attached focuser to 1.25" 
    • 1.25-inch Eyepiece #1: H 20 mm, 35x mag.
    • 1.25-inch Eyepiece #2: SR 4 mm, 175x mag.
    • 1.25-inch Barlow Lens/ 3x Magnification 
    • 1.25-inch Star Diagonal/ 90-Degree Erect Image
    • StarPointer red dot finder
    • SkyPortal app
    • 2 Years Warranty



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