Saxon 709AZ3 SC Refractor Telescope
The dual-purpose saxon 70/900 AZ3 Refractor Telescope provides a great platform for both astronomy and terrestrial viewing. Comes with a superb NON-YOKE tripod that allows comfortable and steady adjustments.
This easy-to-use telescope is suitable for observers of all ages. Weighing just under 10 kg, you can easily carry and transport this scope from the house to your intended viewing site. Have fun with the family observing nature during the day and the Moon at night.
The particularly high f/ratio (f/12.8) means that chromatic abberations are controlled very well, it is very easy to focus and eyepieces of all types work very well with it.
The saxon 709AZ3 Refractor Telescope comes with:
- 70mm aperture
- 900mm focal length
- Alt-Azimuth AZ3 mount
- 1.25″ Super eyepieces
- 45 degree erect prism diagonal
- 5×24 finderscope
- Aluminium tripod with accessory tray.
Perfect for beginner observers.
|Warranty Information||5-Years Limited Warranty|
|Highest Practical Power||140x|
|Eyepieces||Super 25, Super 10 and SR4|
|Diagonal||1.25″ 45° Erect Prism Diagonal|
|Optical Tube Dimensions||7 x 90cm|
|Optical Tube Weight||1.5kg|
|Shipping Dimensions||108 x 30 x 24cm3|
This product has been reviewed
“Great entry level telescope well within my budget. I purchased to introduce my children to astronomy and they loved it.” – Arslan
What’s in the Box
|saxon 4mm/10mm/25mm 1.25’’ super Eyepiece|
Featuring a 3-element design, these fully-coated eyepieces provide outstanding field correction and long eye-relief. Stray light is eliminated by the fold back rubber eyecups; standard with every Super eyepiece.
|saxon 5×24 Finderscope with bracket|
The 24mm aperture with 5x magnification can provide a wide field of view to help you locate objects and align your telescope before you look through the telescope. It’s perfect for beginner telescopes.
|saxon 1.25 Erect Prism Diagonal (45 degree)|
It results in an image which is both right side up and corrected left to right. It also provides a comfortable 45° observing angle which is more convenient for daytime use.
|saxon AZ3 Mount with Tripod|
It is an aluminium tripod with dual axis slow-motion controls.
|Star/ Moon Chart|
The star chart shows the solar system of which earth is a member planet and the moon chart clearly shows the topography of the lunar surface.
Questions? Call us on 1300 ASTRODOG or just use the form!
|Dimensions||104 × 45 × 26 cm|