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Beginner
Celestron PowerSeeker 60AZ Refractor Telescope
$69.95
 
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  • Celestron 60mm refractor telescope on an altazimuth mount features quick and easy no-tool setup
  • Mount features slow motion controls for smooth manual tracking of objects
  • Erect image optics with correct daytime orientation which is ideal for both terrestrial and astronomical use
  • Fully coated glass optical components with high transmission coatings for enhanced image brightness and clarity
  • Includes a 3x Barlow lens to triple the magnifying power of both 20mm and 4mm included eyepieces


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Item #  09281
Mfg Model #  21041

Celestron PowerSeeker 60AZ is a great way to open up the wonders of the universe to the aspiring astronomer. The PowerSeeker series is designed to give the first-time telescope user the perfect combination of quality, value, features and power.

Amateur astronomy is a great family hobby that can be enjoyed year round, and a Celestron PowerSeeker is an ideal choice for families looking for an affordable and high quality telescope that will provide many hours of enjoyment for the whole family. Once you have scanned your way through the solar system and the Milky Way, you can use the PowerSeeker to look at things closer to home. The altazimuth mount will let you easily track objects on the ground and allow you to get a closer look at nature and your surroundings.

For the ultimate in night-sky viewing, the PowerSeeker 60 features high-quality, all-glass lenses and mirrors. The lenses feature high-transmission optic coatings that provide optimum light allowance and enhance image brightness and clarity. The scope also includes one 20mm (35x) and one 4mm (175x) eyepiece, as well as a 3x Barlow lens that triples viewing power. A 5x24 Finderscope is included for easy locating of objects. Additionally, a sturdy altazimuth mount provides both stability and easy maneuvering. These features combine to make the PowerSeeker 60 an excellent introductory scope for any budding astronomy enthusiast.

Warranty

This product is serviced and supported by its manufacturer according to the terms and conditions included in the packaged product. Orion's limited warranty does not apply. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support.

Warning

Please note this product was not designed or intended by the manufacturer for use by a child 12 years of age or younger.

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  • Best for viewing
    Lunar & planetary
  • User level
    Beginner
  • Optical design
    Refractor
  • Optical diameter
    60mm
  • Finder scope lens diameter
    24mm
  • Focal length
    700mm
  • Focal ratio
    f/11.7
  • Coatings
    Fully coated
  • Eyepieces
    Kellner 20.0mm,4.0mm (1.25")
  • Magnification with included eyepieces
    35x, 175x
  • Resolving power
    1.93arc*sec
  • Lowest useful magnification
    18x
  • Highest useful magnification
    175x
  • Limiting stellar magnitude
    11.4
  • Finder scope
    5x24
  • Focuser
    1.25" Rack-and-pinion
  • Diagonal degrees
    1.25" 90° Mirror Correct-image
  • Mount type
    Altazimuth
  • Computerized compatibility
    Not compatible
  • Tripod material
    Steel
  • Tripod leg diameter
    1.25 in.
  • Length of optical tube
    28.0 in.
  • Weight, fully assembled
    7.0 lbs.
  • Warranty
    Two year

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Standard Delivery: $9.95
3 Day Delivery: $15.00
2 Day Delivery: $15.00
Next Day Delivery: $21.00

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