Celestron AstroMaster 70AZ Refractor Telescope $49.99 Normally $149.95

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If you have an Astronomer or future Astronomer on your Christmas gift list, they would love the Celestron AstroMaster 70AZ Refractor Telescope for only $49.99 normally $149.99. The AstroMaster Series produce bright, clear images of the Moon and planets. It is easy to see the moons of Jupiter and the rings of Saturn with every one of these fine instruments. For views of the brighter deep space objects like galaxies and nebulae, we recommend the larger aperture and light gathering ability of the Newtonian reflectors. It also comes with a 2 year warranty.

Specs
•Optical Design: Refractor
•Aperture: 70 mm (2.76 in)
•Focal Length: 900 mm (35.43 in)
•Focal Ratio: 12.86
•Eyepiece 1: 20 mm (0.79 in)
•Magnification 1: 45 x
•Eyepiece 2: 10 mm (0.39 in)
•Magnification 2: 90 x
•Mount: Altazimuth
•Optical Coatings: Fully Coated
•Weight: 18 lb (8.16 kg)
•Finderscope: Built-on StarPointer
•Tube Attachment: Dovetail Bar
•Star Diagonal: Erect Image Diagonal – 1.25″
•Tripod: 1.25″ steel tube legs
•CD ROM: The Sky L1
•Highest Useful Magnification: 165 x
•Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 11.7
•Resolution (Rayleigh): 1.99 arcsec
•Resolution (Dawes): 1.66 arcsec
•Light Gathering Power: 100 x
•Angular Field of View: 1.1 °
•Linear Field of View (@1000 yds): 58 ft (17.68 m)
•Optical Tube Length: 36 in (914.4 mm)