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  • Model: NIPON 700x60 Telescope
  • Shipping Weight: 4.95Kgs
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NIPON 700x60 (2.4") Refractor Astronomical Telescope. 700mm focal length, 60mm objective lens. Up to 788x magnification


This telescope is featured with high image resolution, easy operation, solid structure, and beautiful overall appearance. It is regarded as the best choice for astronomy amateurs and for experienced users. This scope can be fitted with standard 1.25" eyepieces for a wider range of magnification power and field of view. The telescope comes with a diagonal lens to achieve correct way up images in terrestrial observations.

Main Features and Technical Specifications


Telescope type: Refractor (with normal image, not inverted image)

Objective lens diameter: 60mm (2.4")

Focal length: 700mm

Eyepieces: 3 eyepieces: 4mm, 12.5mm and 20mm focal length, with standard 1.25" fitting diameter

Diagonal lens: convert upside down images into right side up.

Barlow lens: Magnification 3x.

Erecting eyepiece (eyepiece extension): 1.5x

Magnification range (without Barlow lens and erecting eyepiece): 35x, 56x, 175x

Magnification range(with 3x Barlow lens): 105x, 168x, 525x

Magnification range (with 3x Barlow lens and 1.5 erecting eyepiece): 158x, 252x, 788x

(Note: magnification is arrived at by dividing the telescope focal length by the eyepiece focal length, then times the power of Barlow and erecting eyepiece when added)

Resolution: 4.62"

Observation class: 10.3 (Note: this is the level of astronomical observation that the telescope can achieve according to the distance, size and brightness of the astronomical objects. For example, Saturn belongs to this class).

Fully multi-coated optics: Excellent image contrast and light transmission.

Mount: Alt-azimuth

Weight: 4.95kg (overall package weight)

Length: 70cm (main telescope)

Finish/colour: Metallic white



This package includes:

  • Main metal telescope optical tube
  • Telescope clamp
  • 1.25" fitting 4mm eyepiece
  • 1.25" fitting 12.5mm eyepiece
  • 1.25" fitting 20mm eyepiece
  • 1.5x erecting eyepiece for terrestrial observations
  • Barlow lens (3x power)
  • Finder Scope with 5x power
  • Sturdy and height adjustable metal tripod (full height: 110cm) with accessory tray
  • Lens hood and lens cover
  • Diagonal lens (1.25" fitting)
  • Lens cleaning cloth.
  • User manual/Set-up instructions
  • All items are packed in one plastic box (overall dimensions: 730(L)x330(W)x130(H)mm, Weight: 4.95kg).

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