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Meade Polaris 70 mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope - 216001

SKU: MEA-216001

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Meade Polaris 70 mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope




The Meade Polaris 70 mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope comes with everything you need to view the wonders of the night sky the first time out. This Refractor Telescope by Meade has a 70 mm (2.8") diameter objective. It includes a German Equatorial mount with two slow-motion control knobs, for easy and quick tracking of celestial objects. This 70 mm German Equatorial Polaris Refractor Telescope by Meade delivers bright images and it is ideal for viewing both land and celestial objects.




This Polaris 70 mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope also includes a 2x Barlow lens, a Red Dot finder, and an erect-image star diagonal.




Comes with 3 eyepieces that provide low, medium, and high powered magnification for viewing a wide range of objects (Moon, planets, or land). Mount has included Setting Circles, and Latitude control with scale. The Meade Polaris 70 mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope includes a sturdy steel adjustable height tripod with an accessory tray. This package includes a bonus Autostar® Suite Astronomy planetarium DVD with over 10,000 celestial objects (Windows® PC only).

Description
Description

Meade Polaris 70 mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope

The Meade Polaris 70 mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope comes with everything you need to view the wonders of the night sky the first time out. This Refractor Telescope by Meade has a 70 mm (2.8") diameter objective. It includes a German Equatorial mount with two slow-motion control knobs, for easy and quick tracking of celestial objects. This 70 mm German Equatorial Polaris Refractor Telescope by Meade delivers bright images and it is ideal for viewing both land and celestial objects.

This Polaris 70 mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope also includes a 2x Barlow lens, a Red Dot finder, and an erect-image star diagonal.

Comes with 3 eyepieces that provide low, medium, and high powered magnification for viewing a wide range of objects (Moon, planets, or land). Mount has included Setting Circles, and Latitude control with scale. The Meade Polaris 70 mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope includes a sturdy steel adjustable height tripod with an accessory tray. This package includes a bonus Autostar® Suite Astronomy planetarium DVD with over 10,000 celestial objects (Windows® PC only).

Specifications
Specifications
Model Number 216001
Telescope Series Meade Polaris
Focal Ratio f/12.9
Optical Design Refractor
Telescope Aperture 70mm (2.8")
Telescope Mount Type Equatorial
Type of Electronics Manual Mount - No Electronics
Number of Refractor Elements 2 (Doublet)
Focal Length (mm) 900
Focuser Style Rack & Pinion
Focuser Size 1.25"
Focuser Speed Single Speed
Warranty Meade 1 Year
Total Weight without Counterweights (lb.) 20.5
What's in the Box?
What's in the Box?
  • Meade 70 mm Polaris Refractor Telescope
  • German Equatorial Mount with Slow Motion Controls
  • 1.25" Rack & Pinion Focuser
  • Red Dot Finder
  • 26 mm 1.25" Eyepiece
  • 9 mm 1.25" Eyepiece
  • 6.3 mm 1.25" Eyepiece
  • 2x Barlow Lens
  • 90º Erect Image Diagonal
  • Stainless Steel Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • AutoStar Suite® Astronomer Edition Software DVD (Windows PC Only)
Files
Files
  • Meade 70 mm Polaris Refractor Telescope
  • Meade Polaris 70 Equatorial Refractor
  • Included Accessories
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