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SkyScout Scope 90

SkyScout Scope 90
SkyScout Scope 90
Item #: 21068
Your Price: $279.95 In Stock
Warranty: 2 Years

Designed with non-magnetic materials that do not interfere with the SkyScout sensors Quick and easy no tool setup 90 mm refractor optical design with all coated glass optics and 660 mm (f/7) focal length for crisp, clear images Erect image 6x30 finderscope with quick-release bracket Erect image optics are ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use Pan handle control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing Rugged pre-assembled tripod with 1.25" stainless steel tube legs provides a rigid and stable viewing platform Accessory tray for convenient accessory storage Adjustable bracket to hold SkyScout (SkyScout Personal Planetarium sold separately)

Description

Discover, explore and learn with the SkyScout Scope!

Designed exclusively for use with the Celestron SkyScout® Personal Planetarium® (sold separately), the new SkyScout® Scope 90 is easy to set-up, nearly maintenance free and features Celestron’s precision optics. Simply attach the SkyScout® to the specially designed mount to locate and identify celestial objects. Once the SkyScout® has located or identified an object it’s time to take your celestial experience to the next level and use the SkyScout® Scope to reveal the wonders of the universe.

Attaching and aligning the SkyScout Personal Planetarium is easy with the specially designed adjustable mount. No tools required. SkyScout Scope features a convenient pan handle with built-in clutch for easy targeting and smooth motion. This style of mount is great for viewing nature and celestial objects. Erect image 6x30 finderscope with quick-release bracket.

Specifications

Aperture (mm) 90 mm (3.54 in)
Apparent Field of View 3 °
Finderscope 6x30 Erect Image
Focal Length 660 mm (26 in)
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 ... 40 mm (1.57 in)
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 ... 10 mm (0.39 in)
Focal Ratio 7.33
Highest Useful Magnification 213 x
Light Gathering Power (Comp... 165 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 12.3
Linear Field of View (@1000... 158 ft (48 m)
Lowest Useful Magnification 13 x
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 17 x
Magnification of Eyepiece 2 66 x
Mount Type Altazimuth
Optical Coatings Fully Coated
Optical Design Refractor
Optical Tube Length 25 in (635 mm)
Resolution (Dawes) 1.29 arc seconds
Resolution (Rayleigh) 1.55 arc seconds
Star Diagonal Erect Image diagonal -1.25"
Weight (lbs) 20 lbs (9.07 kg)

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