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Meade TerraStar 90 Altazimuth Refractor Telescope

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Meade TerraStar 90 Altazimuth Refractor #04085-1. Our largest and best non-computerized entry level refracting type telescope is a great choice for the beginning astronomer or home with a view. Includes simple to operate point and look mount. Lens diameter is 90mm (approximately 3.5 inches) with a focal length of 900mm, f/10.

 

This attractive and solidly constructed entry level telescope will let you see a great amount of detail on the Moon, view the main division in the rings of Saturn, the separation of the cloud belts of Jupiter as well as its primary moons, and observe countless star clusters, double stars, nebulae and more. A great scope for a home with a view with the simple to use point and look type mount.

 

Features a 1.25" rack-and-pinion focuser, sturdy metal altazimuth mount with worm gear driven dual slow motion controls, two 1.25" MA eyepieces (9mm, 25mm), easy to use red dot viewfinder, diagonal mirror, and height adjustable full size steel leg tripod with accessory tray and instructional DVD with astronomical software/star map.

 


This item is not intended for use by children under 12 years of age.


Note: for terrestrial (daytime) use optional image erecting prism is available stock number 07217, useful for birding or a home with a view.

 

Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty.

Supplier Sku:
04085-1

Dimensions & Specifications

Recommended Usage

Viewing the Moon , Viewing the Planets

Warranty

1 Year

Features

Alt-Az Mount

Brand

Meade

Finderscope

Red Dot Finder

Telescopes Series

Meade Starter Telescopes

Optical Design

Refractor

Aperture

90mm

Focal Length

900mm

Focal Ratio

f/10

Mount Design

Altazimuth

Eyepiece 1

9mm (100x)

Highest Useful Magnification

200x

Star Diagonal

1.25

User Level

For Kids , For the Beginner

Component

25mm (36x) Eyepiece 2

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By Jeff

from arkansas

About Me Casual/ Recreational

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Pros

  • Accurate
  • Easy to Use

Cons

  • Heavy
  • Poor Lens Quality
  • Unstable

Best Uses

  • Astronomy
  • Bird Watching
  • Low Visibility

Comments about Meade TerraStar 90 Altazimuth Refractor Telescope:

its a good starter telescope

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