Celestron Ultima 18-55x65 Spotting Scope

Popular Birdwatching Spotting Scope

Item #CELE078-1

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  • $169.95
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  • $139.95
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  • Description

    Ultima's the ultimate all-around scope!

    The entry-level instrument in a fine series of spotting scopes, the Ultima 65 18-55x65mm spotter is the ultimate in multi-coated optics packed into a portable and durable refractor design. It features an 18-55x-zoom eyepiece and is available in both angled and straight body designs.

    Designed to perform well in a range of viewing situations - from astronomical to terrestrial - it's a great all-around spotter. Indoors or out, you'll find it great for observing nature, for spotting shots on the range and even for viewing the mysteries of space.

    The Ultima 65's green, metal, optical tube allows for stealthy observation in any natural environment. That makes the Ultima a great companion for the nature or outdoor enthusiast. The Ultima 65 is truly the ultimate in efficiency and design!

    High Performance Features:

    • Multi-coated optics
    • 18-55x-zoom eyepiece
    • Sight tube for quick targeting
    • Waterproof to handle all weather conditions
    • Limited lifetime warranty

    The 18-55x65 Ultima spotting scopes also comes with a limited lifetime warranty to give the ultimate in protection. You'll get a lifetime's performance from the Ultima 65.

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    Shipping Restrictions

    Available for shipment to the USA and Canada only.

    What's Included

    Soft Carrying Case,

  • Dimensions & Specifications

    Body Type

    Angled Body

    Angular Field of View

    1.7 Degrees-.73 Degrees



    Close Focusing Distance

    20ft.@ 18x

    Eye Relief

    18mm @18x


    Zoom Lens

    Field of View at 1000 Yards

    89ft.@18x-38ft. @55ft.

    Length (in)

    13 Inches



    Objective Lens Diameter


    Scope Type



    Mid-Size Spotting Scopes

    Spotting Scope Size


    Spotting Scopes Series

    Celestron Ultima Spotting Scopes





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  • 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

    Celestron has a limited lifetime binocular and spotting scope warranty and all other products have a 2 year manufacturer's warranty covers against defects is provided. If you have specific questions about this product's warranty please contact Celestron's Customer Service department at 310-328-9560.

    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.

Customer Q&A

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  • Q1: Can this scope be used easily while wearing eye glasses?

    A: Yes, the Celestron Ultima 18-55x65 Spotting Scope has a long eye relief of 18mm and would be very easy to use with eyeglasses.

  • Q2: Please tell me the weight of this scope.

    A: The Celestron Ultima 18-55x65 Spotting Scope weighs 2.2lbs.

  • Q3: You have the eye relief listed as 18. Is this 18 centimeters or 1.8 inches?

    A: The eye relief on this scope is 18mm (millimeters).

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