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Celestron ExploraScope 70AZ Refractor Telescope

SKU: CLS-22101

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The Celestron ExploraScope 70AZ is a fantastic way to discover astronomy. It has a sturdy and reliable alt-azimuth mount which is great for beginners. This scope will give you sharp views of the Moon and the larger planets. What's more, the scope is particularly good for land viewing with its erect image diagonal. Its size and tool-free setup makes it easy and quick to set up. If you notice it's a good night, you can be out and viewing in minutes!

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Regular Price: $260.00

Special Price $229.95

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The ExploraScope 70AZ is a simple refractor telescope on a manual alt-azimuth mount. It’s perfect for young astronomers. With the ExploraScope 70AZ, you can discover the Moon, the larger planets such Saturn and Jupiter, and star clusters like the Jewel Box or Omega Centauri.

Setting up the telescope is simple. No tools are required, so you can assemble the telescope and its accessories in just a few minutes. Its light weight makes it perfect for setting up in the back yard or taking on a camping trip.

The easy-to-understand manual alt-azimuth (up/down, left/right) mount is suited for beginners who want to get started and see the sky straight away. Clutches on the mount give you smooth control and accurate pointing, so you can follow the stars as they move through the sky.

Accessories Included:

  • 20mm and 4mm eyepieces
  • 90° erect-image diagonal for land viewing
  • 3x Barlow lens
  • red-dot finderscope

Choose the 20mm eyepiece for viewing the Moon or larger clusters like the Pleiades, or or use the 90° diagonal to view objects on the ground the right way up. Swap to the high power 4mm eyepiece for views of the planets, and really zoom in using the 3xBarlow lens.

The red-dot finderscope helps you find your targets fast.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Optical Design No
Mount Type Alt-azimuth mount
Aperture 70
Focal Ratio f/10
Eyepiece 1 20mm
Eyepiece 2 4mm
Eyepiece 3 No
Finderscope Make Red-dot
Electronic Hand Control No
Motor Drive No
Go-To Functionality No
Focal Length 700
Tripod No
Tube Length 820mm
Highest Magnification 175x
Warranty Information 2 years
Additional Specifications of Product No
Shipping Dimensions No
Shipping Weight No