Ideal for Daytime Terrestrial Observations as well as Deep-Sky Astronomical Use. The Sky-Watcher MERCURY-705 is a two-element, air-spaced achromatic refractor, that is a well proven performer for ‘Rich-Field’ views of comets, star fields, star clusters, nebulae, bright galaxies & planets, the Moon and the Sun (with proper safety filtering!), as well as giving excellent daytime terrestrial views. Supplied with the intuitive and easy to use AZ3 Alt-Azimuth mount, which provides excellent stability and precise control, via its slow motion cables, on both the horizontal (azimuth) and vertical (altitude) axes.
Magnifications (with eyepieces supplied): x20 & x50
Highest Practical Power (Potential): x140
Objective Lens Diameter: 70mm
Telescope Focal Length: 500mm (f/7.14)
Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm
Red Dot Finder
45º Erect Image Diagonal 1.25"
AZ3 Deluxe Alt-Azimuth Mount
Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray
Tube material: Aluminium
36% more Light Gathering than 60mm

MERCURY-705 70MM (2.75") F/500 REFRACTOR TELESCOPE

£145.00Price