VIXEN A 70Lf Refractor Telescope
Achromatic Refractor Telescope

My very first telescope was a 70mm (2.8”). With this size aperture you will, as I did, be on your way to discovering the craters and mountains on our moon, the rings around Saturn and the storms on Jupiter. With a star chart you will find beautiful double stars of varying colors, and on moonless nights, you will see the Andromeda Galaxy, the Orion Nebula and hundreds of other Deep Sky objects. Use for terrestrial viewing to spot those far off ships or nesting birds. The A70Lf Refractor Telescope, although inexpensive, is not a toy telescope. It has the same quality glass and exacting workmanship that goes into our much larger instruments. I hope you’ll find it as enjoyable as I did as you begin this great adventure we call amateur astronomy. Clear Skies MrStarGuy
Vixen A70Lf Refractor

The A70Lf Telescope is an Achromatic Refractor with 70mm (2.8”) of aperture. Its focal length is 900mm (3 ft.) with an f ratio of 12.9. This lightweight telescope has a maximum magnifying power of 143x and reaches a limiting visual magnitude of 11. Its light gathering is 100 times better than the human eye and has a maximum (realistic) power of 143X. The A70Lf Refractor Telescope weighs about 4 lbs and is covered by Vixen's 5 Year Warranty.


Vixen NA140SSF
Price: $159.00
A70lf Telescope Specifications:
Optical Design Achromatic Refractor
Aperture 70mm
Focal Length 900mm
Focal Ratio f/12.9
Resolving Power 1.66 arc sec
Limiting Magnitude 11.0
Light Gathering Power 100x
Finder Scope 6x24mm  Finder; Field of View 5°
Adapter Thread 42mm/ For T-Ring
Visual Back 31.7mm Push Fit
Optical Tube Length 33.8” (860mm)
Optical Tube Diameter 3” (76mm)
Optical Tube Weight 4.2 lb
Accessories PL20mm; PL6.3mm; 31.7mm Erect Image Diagonal; Dew/Sun Shield (not for solar observing) ; Tube Rings and Vixen Dovetail Plate

Photographic Accessory Chart - Prime Focus Photography Vixen Photographic Accessories

Vixen A70Lf Telescope Visual Back Diagram


Vixen's A70Lf Telescope is available separately or in these ready to go packages
Vixen A70Lf and Mini Porta Mount
Vixen A70Lf and Porta II Mount

 

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