Celestron 60 DX Portable - 60mm

R2,399.00
SKU
C22007

Manual Alt-Azimuth telescope Delivers great views of the planets Starry Night Software Adjustable tripod legs

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Description

Get a new perspective on nature and the Universe with the Celestron 60 DX Portable - 60mm.

This refractor telescope includes a full-height tripod and lots of bonus accessories, including a smartphone adapter so you can capture images and video through the eyepiece. It all packs up into a high-quality custom backpack - ready to go wherever your adventures take you.

When it comes to portability this is the telescope for you, whether you take it along on your next camping trip or enjoy an impromptu backyard stargazing session, setting up the telescope is a breeze. Even on your first time out, you can assemble the telescope and its accessories in just a few minutes. The adjustable tripod legs allow you to customize the telescopes height or place it on a raised surface, such as a picnic table.

By night, Travel Scope 60 DX delivers great views of the planets, the Moon, star clusters and brighter deep sky objects like the Orion Nebula and Andromeda Galaxy. During the day, Travel Scope 60 DX doubles as a spotting scope. Enjoy amazing views of birds, wildlife, boats on the water, migrating whales, and so much more.

The entire telescope kit weighs just 5.5 pounds, so you can take it anywhere, hassle-free.

 

Features

  • Manual Alt-Azimuth telescope
  • Delivers great views of the planets
  • Starry Night Software
  • Adjustable tripod legs
  • Smartphone adapter and Bluetooth shutter release
  • Entire telescope kit weighs just 5.5 pounds

 

Specifications

Optical Tube Info
Optical Design Refractor
Aperture 60mm / 2.4"
Focal Length 360mm / 14.17"
Focal Ratio f/6
Focal Length Of Eyepiece 1 20mm / 0.78"
Magnification Of Eyepiece 1 18x
Focal Length Of Eyepiece 2 8mm / 0.31"
Magnification Of Eyepiece 2 45x
Barlow Lens 3x
Finderscope 5x24
Star Diagonal Erect Image, 45 1.25"
Optical Tube Aluminium
Highest Useful Magnification 142x
Lowest Useful Magnification 9x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 11.4
Resolution (Rayleigh) 2.32 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 1.93 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared To Human Eye) 73x
Optical Coatings Coated glass optics
Optical Tube Length 381mm / 15"
Optical Tube Diameter TBD
Optical Tube Weight 3.8 lbs / 1.72 kg
Mount Info
Mount Type Manual Alt Azimuth
Height Adjustment Range 558.8mm - 1066.8mm / 22" - 42"
Tripod Leg Diameter 31.75mm / 1.25" Aluminium
Accessory Tray Yes
Slew Speeds Manual
Tripod Weight 1.8lbs / .81kg
Software Celestron Starry Night Basic Edition Software and SkyPortal App
Total Kit Weight 5.5lbs / 2.49kg
SmartPhone Adapter Info
Phone Compatibility Any smartphone
Compatible Optics Fits all 1.25" eyepieces or any eyepiece with an outside diameter of 45mm or smaller
Dimensions 177.8mm x 101.6mm x 38.1mm / 7" x 4" x 1.5"
Weight 6 oz / 170.1 g
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