SkyWatcher 70/500 AZ3 Refractor Telescope
Retail Price $279
The Skywatcher 705AZ is a 70mm Achromatic Refractor Telescope that come with short focal length of 500mm. This noticeable shorter tube compare to other telescopes of the same class allows it to deliver a wider field of view and faster exposure times. This is essential and preferable for people who wishes to do some wide-field astrophotography.
Premium Astronomy and Terrestrial ObservationSky-Watcher 705 Refractor Telescope is the well proven performer in value for views of comets, star fields, star clusters, nebulae, bright galaxies & planets, the Moon and the Sun (with proper safety filtering!). Supplied with the sturdy and easy to use AZ3 Alt-Azimuth mount, which provides excellent stability and precise control, via its slow motion cables, on both the horizontal (azimuth) and vertical (altitude) axes, this Sky Watcher 705AZ3 is also used as Daytime terrestrial Telescopes
Well Suited for Photography & TravellingThe shorter focal length helps the telescope take better photos as well as giving you a shorter telescope that is easy to pack and carry. These features are essential for a stargazer or astrophotographer who is always on a run!
The Refractor AdvantageSince a refractor does not use mirrors to view objects, you get a generally brighter image and a correct, right side up image is displayed. This makes it usable for viewing terrestrial objects.
*Please note, the image through all finder scopes will be upside down.
In the Box:
|User Level||For Beginners|
|Highest Practical Magnification||140x|
|Eyepieces||Super 10 & 25mm|
|Mount Type||Alt-Azimuth Mount|
|Warranty||5 Years Limited Warranty|