Celestron AstroMaster 76 EQ Telescope

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  • A great entry level telescope at an amazing low price.
  • Quick release dovetail attachment with easy, no-tool setup.
  • Erect Image eyepiece allows you to observe both land or astronomy objects.
  • Equatorial Mount setting circles easily helps you locate and track objects.
  • Deluxe accessory tray for convenient storage of accessories.
  • Includes a Celstron 2 Year Warranty.
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  • Description

    If you're looking for a dual-purpose telescope appropriate for both terrestrial and celestial viewing, then the Celestron AstroMaster 76 EQ Telescope is for you. Each AstroMaster model is capable of giving correct views of land and sky. The AstroMaster Series produce bright, clear images of the Moon and planets. It is easy to see the moons of Jupiter and the rings of Saturn with every one of these fine instruments. For views of the brighter deep space objects like galaxies and nebulae, we recommend the larger aperture and light gathering ability of the Newtonian reflectors.

    Discover the Wonders of the Universe

    Weather your interest is strictly watching whales, spotting birds, viewing nature, or checking out your favorite star or planet the altazimuth-mounted models are ideal. Alt-Az models have a convenient pan handle with built-in clutch for easy targeting and smooth motion. Models featuring the German Equatorial mount are a good choice for viewing stars, nebulae, star clusters, and planets. Built-in setting circle aids in locating these objects.  

    If you’re looking for a dual-purpose telescope appropriate for both terrestrial and celestial viewing, then the AstroMaster Series is for you. Each AstroMaster model is capable of giving correct views of land and sky.

    Feaures:

    • Quick and easy no-tool setup
    • Permanently mounted StarPointer
    • Erect image optics - Ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use
    • Quick release dovetail attachment - no tool setup
    • German Equatorial Mount with Setting Circles - to accurately locate and track sky objects
    • Rugged pre-assembled tripod with 1.25" steel tube legs - Provides a rigid and stable platform
    • All coated glass optics for clear, crisp images
    • Deluxe accessory tray for convenient storage of accessories
    • The Sky Level 1 planetarium software with 10,000 object database and enhanced images

      Supplier SKU

      31035

      What's Included

      Astromaster 76 EQ Telescope, StarPointer Finderscope, Tripod, Accessory Tray, 20mm Eyepiece, Astronomy Software

    • Dimensions & Specifications

      Optical Design:

      Newtonian Reflector

      Aperture:

      76mm

      Focal Length:

      700mm

      Focal Ratio:

      9.21

      Focal Length of Eyepiece 1:

      20mm

      Magnification of Eyepiece 1:

      35x

      Focal Length of Eyepiece 2:

      10mm

      Magnification of Eyepiece 2:

      70x

      Finderscope:

      Built-on StarPointer

      Mount Type:

      CG-2 Equatorial

      Tripod:

      1.25" Steel Tubes

      Highest Useful Magnification:

      180x

      Lowest Useful Magnification:

      11x

      Limiting Stellar Magnitude:

      11.9

      Resolution (Rayleigh):

      1.83 arc seconds

      Resolution (Dawes):

      1.53 arc seconds

      Light Gathering Power:

      118x

      Apparent Field of View:

      1.4°

      Linear Field of View:

      75 ft @ 1000 Yards

      Optical Coatings:

      Aluminum

      Optical Tube Length:

      26"

      Complete Weight:

      16 lbs

      Warranty:

      Celestron 2 Year


      Documentation

      Download Celestron AstroMaster 76 EQ Instruction Manual
      Download Celestron AstroMaster Telescope Quick Set-Up Guide
    • Product Guarantee

      We stand behind all the products we sell, and your satisfaction is our top priority. If you're not satisfied with the quality of your purchase, simply send the item back to us in its original packaging within 30 days of its delivery.

      Manufacturer Warranty

      For two years, Celestron will cover repairs or replacement of this product in cases of defective components. This warranty shall be void and of no force of effect in the event a covered product has been modified in design or function, or subjected to abuse, misuse, mishandling or unauthorized repair. Further, product malfunction or deterioration due to normal wear is not covered by this warrant.

      Return & Exchange Policy

      At our site, returns are easy! You may return new, unused, and resalable items for a refund or exchange. Simply ensure that the item is returned in its original product packaging within 30 days of delivery.

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