About this product
- All brass optical tube, altazimuth mount, tripod hardware
- Rigid, sturdy and exquisite wood tripod
- Brass tripod accessory tray
- Erect Image Viewing through the telescope
Harkening back to the days when sailing ships ruled the waves, Celestron'sAmbassador 80AZ 80mm f/10 Refractor Brass Telescope is the largest offering in the Ambassador line of decorative optics and designed with distinctive vintage nautical styling and modern glass and coatings that are the hallmarks of the series. Built with a polished brass optical tube, mount and accessories, and an elegant mahogany tripod, this telescope is a certain conversation-starter and will become the centerpiece of any room or space.
|OPTICAL TUBE INFO:|
|Focal Length||800mm (31")|
|Focal Length of Eyepiece 1||25mm (.98")|
|Magnification of Eyepiece 1||32x|
|Highest Useful Magnification||189x|
|Lowest Useful Magnification||11x|
|Limiting Stellar Magnitude||12|
|Resolution (Rayleigh)||1.74 arc seconds|
|Resolution (Dawes)||1.45 arc seconds|
|Light Gathering Power (Compared to the human eye)||131x|
|Optical Coatings||Fully Coated|
|Software||Starry Night Basic Edition|
Mahogany legs with brass details
Matching polished brass accessory tray accentuates the mount and scope
Height, fully extended: 62.0"
Height, lowered completely: 39.0"
Footprint, fully extended: 34.0 x 29.0"
Footprint, fully lowered: 21.0 x 19.0"
Looks great. Reasonable optics