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Meade Polaris 70EQ Refractor Telescope

  • Entry Level Telescope Suited for Beginners
  • All-Metal German Equatorial Mount
  • Slow-Motion Controls, Setting Circles, Latitude Control w/ Scale
  • Rack and Pinion Focuser
  • Steel Tripods
  • Astronomical Software and Instructional DVD Included
  • 3 Years Australian Warranty
  • SKU: MEA-216001
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    Retail Price $249.00

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    Description

    Meade Polaris 70mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope



    The Meade Polaris 70mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope is an entry-level telescope that offers outstanding value and features for all beginners with its 70mm refracting optical tube and stable German Equatorial Mount. The steady equatorial mount is also equipped with slow motion control features so you could slowly gaze upon both land and celestial objects.

    The Meade Polaris telescope comes with 3 eyepieces that provide low, medium and high powered magnifications suitable for viewing both terrestrial objects and space objects such as Moon and Planets. A red dot finder scope is also included in this telescope to locate objects for observation.

    Specification

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    Specifications
    Focuser Rack-and-Pinion
    Diagonal 90 Degree Erect Image
    Tripod Pre-Assembled Full-Height Stainless-Steel Tube Legs
    Assembled Product Dimensions 910mm x 870mm x 1370mm
    User Level For Kids
    Telescope Type Refractor
    Aperture Size 70mm
    Focal Length 900mm
    Focal Ratio f/12.9
    Highest Practical Magnification 140x
    Finderscope Red Dot
    Eyepieces MA6.3mm, 9mm, 26mm & 2X Barlow Lens
    Mount Type Equatorial Mount
    Tripod Steel
    Warranty 3 Years Limited Warranty

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    Wonderful scope - Review by
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    80
    I bought this as a birthday present for my husband, we able to see the moon at that night we received the parcel, even though it is not a full moon, but the view was clear and we saw the craters clearly. For me it is a great scope for us as a beginner and very easy to setup.
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    Pros: user friendly


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    Good beginner telescope - Review by
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    100
    we had a lot of fun with it when we used it to see saturn rings, not much details of the rings but cant expect more at this price.
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    Pros: portability
    Cons: tripod quality

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    Warranty

    3 Years Australian Warranty

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