Astroscan Reflector

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 Description

The Edmund Scientific Astroscan 4 1/8" Telescope comes in a basic package that includes the telescope, an open sight target finger, a cast-aluminum tabletop base that's padded to prevent scratches on sensitive surfaces, a user's manual, an eyepiece and a carrying bag. The Astroscan has a three degree angle of view at 16X and makes a great beginners scope requiring virtually no setup. It is very light-weight and perfect for small children.

Astroscan Image

 Features and Specifications

  • 4.125" Objective
  • 17mm eyepiece
  • Aluminum tabletop base
  • Carrying bag
  • Open sight target finder
  • Telescope Type: Newtonian Rich Field Reflector
  • Objective Mirror: Pyrex 4.125" 1/8 wave
  • Focal Ratio: f/4.2
  • Secondary Mirror: 2 1/16", flat to 1/8 wave
  • Magnification: 16x to 75x
  • Field of View: 3 degrees at 16x
  • Telescope Weight: 8.4 lbs.
  • Overall Length/Diameter: 17"/10"
  • Enhanced aluminum mirror coatings
  • Manual

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