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Vixen A70Lf Achromatic Refractor Telescope with Eyepieces

Vixen A70Lf Achromatic Refractor Telescope with Eyepieces

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  • $22900

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Great introductory telescope with all glass optics. The A70Lf is an Achromatic Refractor with 70mm (2.8”) of aperture. Although this is an affordable piece, the objective size and quality optics are more than enough to provide wonderful exploration of the solar systems. Great views of the moon its craters are yours, as well as eye-opening glimpses of planets. The A70Lf has light gathering 100 times better than the human eye and has a maximum (realistic) power of 143X.

It weighs about 4 lbs and is covered by Vixen's 5 Year Warranty. The A70lf OTA comes complete with: A smaller 6x24mm finder telescope that attaches to the main scope to help you center the object.; A 20mm eyepiece for general viewing.; A 6.3mm eyepiece for those really clear nights for high power viewing.; A diagonal Prism that connects the eyepiece to the telescope.; A Dew / Sun shield (not for solar observing);Complete tube rings and dovetail plate to quickly attach the A70Lf to a Vixen mount; Tube Diameter Length and Weight: 76mm x 865mm (3 x 34 in); 1.9 kg (4 lbs). Mount Not included.

Specifications

Optical Design: Achromatic Refractor
Aperture 70mm
Focal Length: 900mm
Focal Ratio: f/12.9
Resolving Power: 1.66 arc sec
Limiting Magnitude: 11.0
Light Gathering Power: 100x
Finder Scope: 6x24mm Finder; Field of View 5°
Adapter Thread: 42mm/ For T-Ring
Visual Back: 31.7mm Push Fit
Optical Tube Length: 33.8” (860mm)
Optical Tube Diameter: 3” (76mm)
Optical Tube Weight: 4.2 lb
Accessories: PL20mm; PL6.3mm; 31.7mm Erect Image Diagonal

Order Confirmation

As soon as you place your order, you will receive an order confirmation e-mail.  This means that we have received your order in our system and pre-authorized your credit card for the purchase. We then confirm that it is in stock and available for immediate shipment. If your item is on back-order or unavailable, we will void the pre-authorization and reach out to you via e-mail. If your item(s) are available for immediate shipment, we will process the charges and submit the order for shipment.

Order Shipment

If your order is in stock and we process the charges to your credit card, it will normally ship within two business days from the date of your order (we aim for same or next day). We will send you tracking information within 24 hours of your order leaving the warehouse to the e-mail address you provided when checking out. If you do not receive tracking information from us within a few business days of your order, feel free to follow up with us at info@telescopespace.com

Damages

Please inspect the packaging of your item(s) when they arrive. If you notice any damage you should make note of it when signing for delivery. If your item(s) do arrived damaged, please send photos to info@telescopespace.com and we will process an insurance claim on your behalf.

Cancellations & Refunds:

All orders cancelled after 48 hours are subject to a $20 administration fee, whether or not your order has shipped.  If an order is cancelled after it has shipped, you (the buyer) will be responsible for actual return shipping charges. Refunds will only be issued to the original credit card that you use when placing your order.

Returns

We work very hard to ensure that we offer the absolute best prices online. If you find another online store that offers a lower price than us within 30 days of your purchase date please let us know and we will refund your original payment for the difference. We want you to feel confident that you are getting the absolute best price for the product you are ordering.

To request your partial refund simply e-mail us a link to the same product on our website, or on our competitors website within 30 days from the date of your order and we will process the credit accordingly. Our 100% Price Guarantee has some limitations:

  • You must purchase the item from our website before requesting your Price Match Guarantee
  • Promotions such as rebates and buy one, get one free offers are not eligible
  • The item must be in stock on the competitors website
  • The competitor must be an online store, they may not have a retail location
  • The website can not be a discounter or auction website (ie; eBay, overstock, etc..)
  • The competitor must be an Authorized Retailer of the product in question
  • The Price Match Guarantee includes the item price and the shipping charges, it excludes sales tax

Great introductory telescope with all glass optics. The A70Lf is an Achromatic Refractor with 70mm (2.8”) of aperture. Although this is an affordable piece, the objective size and quality optics are more than enough to provide wonderful exploration of the solar systems. Great views of the moon its craters are yours, as well as eye-opening glimpses of planets. The A70Lf has light gathering 100 times better than the human eye and has a maximum (realistic) power of 143X.

It weighs about 4 lbs and is covered by Vixen's 5 Year Warranty. The A70lf OTA comes complete with: A smaller 6x24mm finder telescope that attaches to the main scope to help you center the object.; A 20mm eyepiece for general viewing.; A 6.3mm eyepiece for those really clear nights for high power viewing.; A diagonal Prism that connects the eyepiece to the telescope.; A Dew / Sun shield (not for solar observing);Complete tube rings and dovetail plate to quickly attach the A70Lf to a Vixen mount; Tube Diameter Length and Weight: 76mm x 865mm (3 x 34 in); 1.9 kg (4 lbs). Mount Not included.

Specifications

Optical Design: Achromatic Refractor
Aperture 70mm
Focal Length: 900mm
Focal Ratio: f/12.9
Resolving Power: 1.66 arc sec
Limiting Magnitude: 11.0
Light Gathering Power: 100x
Finder Scope: 6x24mm Finder; Field of View 5°
Adapter Thread: 42mm/ For T-Ring
Visual Back: 31.7mm Push Fit
Optical Tube Length: 33.8” (860mm)
Optical Tube Diameter: 3” (76mm)
Optical Tube Weight: 4.2 lb
Accessories: PL20mm; PL6.3mm; 31.7mm Erect Image Diagonal

Order Confirmation

As soon as you place your order, you will receive an order confirmation e-mail.  This means that we have received your order in our system and pre-authorized your credit card for the purchase. We then confirm that it is in stock and available for immediate shipment. If your item is on back-order or unavailable, we will void the pre-authorization and reach out to you via e-mail. If your item(s) are available for immediate shipment, we will process the charges and submit the order for shipment.

Order Shipment

If your order is in stock and we process the charges to your credit card, it will normally ship within two business days from the date of your order (we aim for same or next day). We will send you tracking information within 24 hours of your order leaving the warehouse to the e-mail address you provided when checking out. If you do not receive tracking information from us within a few business days of your order, feel free to follow up with us at info@telescopespace.com

Damages

Please inspect the packaging of your item(s) when they arrive. If you notice any damage you should make note of it when signing for delivery. If your item(s) do arrived damaged, please send photos to info@telescopespace.com and we will process an insurance claim on your behalf.

Cancellations & Refunds:

All orders cancelled after 48 hours are subject to a $20 administration fee, whether or not your order has shipped.  If an order is cancelled after it has shipped, you (the buyer) will be responsible for actual return shipping charges. Refunds will only be issued to the original credit card that you use when placing your order.

Returns

We work very hard to ensure that we offer the absolute best prices online. If you find another online store that offers a lower price than us within 30 days of your purchase date please let us know and we will refund your original payment for the difference. We want you to feel confident that you are getting the absolute best price for the product you are ordering.

To request your partial refund simply e-mail us a link to the same product on our website, or on our competitors website within 30 days from the date of your order and we will process the credit accordingly. Our 100% Price Guarantee has some limitations:

  • You must purchase the item from our website before requesting your Price Match Guarantee
  • Promotions such as rebates and buy one, get one free offers are not eligible
  • The item must be in stock on the competitors website
  • The competitor must be an online store, they may not have a retail location
  • The website can not be a discounter or auction website (ie; eBay, overstock, etc..)
  • The competitor must be an Authorized Retailer of the product in question
  • The Price Match Guarantee includes the item price and the shipping charges, it excludes sales tax

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Been cloudy since I got it. Have not been able to use it

I hope you have clear skies soon! When you do, I sure look forward to hearing about your experience. Thanks for your review. I'm glad you're happy.
Sky-Watcher Classic 200P 8" Dobsonian Telescope

This is a really great telescope at a really great price. The weather has been a bit so-so since we put this together, and we only had a couple of nights to use it so far, but have had some good viewing sessions.

Does the job well for the price

I also have a Dobsonian, which is a great telescope to start with. But I wanted something that I could store easily and set up in more places. I also really wanted a Goto system. It doesn’t track as well as some really top-end mounts I've used, but I would buy this again. It's a great all-arounder.

My son enjoys it

My son is studying astronomy at school, so we hauled out an older telescope we bought him when he was younger. We could never figure out how to see anything with it and this time we didn't have any better luck. So, I decided to buy this because I heard it was beginner friendly. I don't know much about lenses and we're pretty new to this, so I can't be too technical. But we've been impressed. We were able to use the Sky Align to get oriented, and we saw quite a lot. We first looked at some serious detail on the moon, and my son was able to locate Saturn and even see its rings! Needless to say we are really happy about it. I hooked my cellphone up to the eyepiece and took some nice photos. I know its not as good as a DSLR, but still fun. We're enjoying it and can't wait to discover more.

This shroud covers it all.

This shroud blocks out all of the light trespass in my area. It has two slots for the eyepiece and the finder scope. A must have item for this instrument.