Starwave 70ED Refractor & Mini-AZ Mount COMBO Package
Product Code: AA-SW-MINIAZ-SW70ED-COMBO
DescriptionThis package includes the Starwave 70ED refractor with Diagonal, RDF Finder, 17mm quality eyepiece, plus the Starwave Mini-AZ Mount. Now you can get a high quality portable refractor with genuine ED optics, and a super portable AZ mount, to take your telescope anywhere! Was £550 now £529 Combo Offer.
All you need to supply is your own camera tripod with a standard 3/8" thread on the top.
About the Starwave 70ED refractor kit:
- Featuring ED optics, the travel-friendly Starwave 70mm F6 ED Doublet refractor can be taken anywhere.
- The optical tube folds down to just under 30cm length with the dewshield retracted, and weighs about 2kg.
- The Starwave 70ED is capable of both visual observation and wide-field imaging in a single telescope.
- The included accessories are high quality items, designed to do the Starwae 70 ED optics justice.
- Starwave 70mm F6 ED Doublet optical tube with 2" Dual Speed Crayford focuser, multi reticule variable brightness RDF finder with metal body and quick release mounting stalk.
- 1.25" Dielectric Diagonal 99% reflective.
- Quality wide field 17mm Eyepiece with 65° APOV, 16mm Eye Relief, 1.25" barrel and dust caps giving 25x magnification.
- Case with strap, padded foam inserts, and space for accessories. * (see note at bottom of page)
- 2"-1.25" Push-Fit Adapter.
- Front and rear dust caps.
About the Starwave Mini-AZ Mount kit:
- Quick to set up and intiutive to use with easy tension controls on both axes.
- Perfect for visual astronomy with a small refractor. No power needed, no polar aligment needed (like for Equatorial Mounts), just point and go!
- Fits any camera tripod with standard 3/8 thread (if 1/4, just use a 3/8 to 1/4 converter)
- Has optional extension arm, stainless steel counterweight, and counterweight shaft.
- Packs down tiny for travel.
- Optional L-Bracket for Photo lens or spotting scopes with 1/4" thread fitting.
- Designed for compact refractors like the Starwave 70ED and 80ED, spotters or even a camera and large telephoto lens.
- Vixen format clamp - spring loaded with captive clamp.
- 80mm removable side-arm-extension to allow longer optical tubes to clear the tripod legs.
In the box - Starwave Mini-AZ mount kit:
- Mount head.
- Vixen-format clamp.
- 1kg Stainless Steel Counterweight & shaft.
- 80mm side arm extension.
Starwave Mini-AZ Mount Specifications:
- Total weight 1.5kg (Head, extension arm & clamp)
- Stainless Steel Counterweight 1kg
- Counterweight shaft 20cm
- Head height 95mm
- Head width 100mm
- Head depth 55mm
- Extension arm length 80mm.
- Distance of Vixen-Style clamp from centre pivot-point with extension in place = 155mm
- Distance of Vixen-Style clamp from centre pivot-point without extension = 60mm
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