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CELESTRON - Astromaster Telescope

R2,499.00

Brand CELESTRON
Item no. 00507880
Model 70AZ
  • No tools required for set-up
  • Permanently mounted star pointer 
  • Glass optics for clear and crisp images
  • Ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use
  • Planetarium software with a ten thousand object database
  • Rugged pre-assembled tripod
  • 1 year guarantee
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Additional features:

  • 70mm refractor telescope with fully coated glass optics and a lightweight frame
  • Observe in no time with a quick and easy, no-tool setup
  • Accessories include: two eyepieces (20mm and 10mm), erect image star diagonal, and a finderscope
  • Panning handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing
  • Adjustable height tripod
  • BONUS Starry Night Basic Edition Software download

Discover our Solar System with the Celestron AstroMaster 70AZ! You’ll be ready to observe in minutes thanks to the quick and easy no-tool setup. The 70AZ provides bright, clear images of the Moon, planets, star clusters, and more for great night-time viewing.

Manual Alt-Azimuth telescope

Navigate the sky with a pan handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing. Move the clutch in an up/down, left/right fashion to track your object in the eyepiece.

Accessories included

Accessories include a 20mm and 10mm eyepiece, an erect image diagonal, and a Star pointer finderscope. The two eyepieces offer different magnifications for low and high powered views.

Starry night software

Download Celestron’s Starry Night Software and learn about the night sky, celestial objects, and how to plan your next observing session. Celestron Starry Night Software is the premier astronomy software package on the market, providing resources and knowledge to view our solar system and beyond.

Optical tube info:

  • Optical Design: Refractor
  • Aperture: 70mm (2.76")
  • Focal Length: 900mm (35")
  • Focal Ratio: 13
  • Focal Length of Eyepiece 1: 20mm (.8")
  • Magnification of Eyepiece 1; 45x
  • Focal Length of Eyepiece 2: 10mm (.4")
  • Magnification of Eyepiece 2; 90x
  • Finderscope: StarPointer Finderscope
  • Star Diagonal: Erect Image Diagonal - 1.25"
  • Highest Useful Magnification: 165x
  • Lowest Useful Magnification: 10x
  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 11.7
  • Resolution (Rayleigh): 1.99 arc seconds
  • Resolution (Dawes): 1.66 arc seconds
  • Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye): 100x
  • Optical Coatings: Fully Coated
  • Optical Tube Length: 914mm (36")

Mount info:      

  • Mount Type: Altazimuth
  • Tripod: 1.25" steel tube legs

    DionWired currently offers delivery to any South African residential or business address, excluding PO Boxes and the areas listed below.

    Our Standard delivery is 3-5 working days. On occasion, due to delays outside of our control, deliveries may take longer. We will make every effort to deliver on time and keep you updated throughout the process.

    Regretfully, we are not able to deliver to these areas:

    • Khayelitsha
    • Nyanga
    • Langa
    • Gugulethu
    • Phillipi
    • Mfuleni
    • Crossroads, Cape Town

    Delivery Charge

    Delivery costs are based on the size of the products in your basket and your delivery location and will be applied during the checkout process before you confirm your order.

     Small basketMedium basketLarge basket*
    Main city centres & surroundsR 50 R100  R150 
    Regional areasR 75 R125  R200 
    Outlying areasR 100 R150  R250 


    * R70 delivery fee per additional large appliance

     

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