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Saxon 709EQ Refractor Telescope

SKU: SAX-211101

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The Saxon 709EQ Refractor Telescope is a great scope for the beginner or anyone who needs a simple, inexpensive scope for day-to-day viewing of the night sky.

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Regular Price: $349.95

Special Price $299.95

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Robust Equatorial Refractor
This refractor may look simple at first glance, but upon handling the Saxon 709EQ Refractor Telescope you might just become convinced to delve deeper into astronomy or want to try out more serious accessories!

The 709EQ Refractor Telescope is designed with a 900mm focal length, 70mm aperture, and at f/13 is a great starter scope for those learning to track the night sky. Packaged with three eyepieces for varying magnifications, you are getting a robust set of optics that can help you see the moon, and even on occasional dark sky nights, a galaxy or two. This tube is perfect for the beginning amateur astronomer, but not compromising on the equipment you require to take your interests further! The Saxon 709EQ Refractor Telescopesites on a German Equatorial Mount, comes with a printed Moon and Solar System chart and astronomical CD-Rom.

What's In The Box

  • saxon 70mm/900mm Refractor Telescope Tube
  • saxon EQ1 Mount with Tripod
  • Two eyepieces: Super 10mm/ Super 25mm 1.25" Eyepieces
  • saxon 5x24 Finderscope with bracket
  • saxon 1.25" Star Diagonal (90 degree)
  • Star / Moon Chart

Saxon - High Quality Optics

The Saxon brand commits to quality and research. The company develops a range of binoculars, telescopes, microscopes and accessories with the understanding of its user’s priorities and needs. Saxon has built each product around the knowledge that everyone’s viewing requirements are different, proven through each precise and well though out product line. Browse a range of Saxon optical products and you'll find that every glass has been designed to help every viewer see only the best in every situation.

Product Code: SAX-211101


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Additional Information

Additional Information

Optical Design Refractor
Mount Type Equatorial
Aperture 70mm
Focal Ratio 12.8
Eyepiece 1 10mm
Eyepiece 2 25mm
Eyepiece 3 -
Finderscope Make 5x24 Finder
Electronic Hand Control No
Motor Drive No
Go-To Functionality No
Focal Length 900mm
Tripod Aluminium
Tube Length No
Highest Magnification 140x
Warranty Information 5 Years
Additional Specifications of Product No
Shipping Dimensions 108 x 30 x 24cm3
Shipping Weight 10kg


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