Celestron PowerSeeker telescopes are a great way to open up the wonders of the Universe to the aspiring astronomer. The PowerSeeker series is designed to give the first-time telescope user the perfect combination of quality, value, features and power.
Celestron Powerseeker 50AZ Refractor Telescope
Amateur astronomy is a great family hobby that can be enjoyed year round, and Celestron’s PowerSeekers are the ideal choice for families looking for an affordable and high quality telescope that will provide many hours of enjoyment for children and adults alike.
PowerSeekers are quick and easy to set up – even for the novice. No tools are required for assembly! Their sturdy equatorial mounts are perfect for tracking objects in the night sky, and the collapsible alt-azimuth mounts are perfectly suited for terrestrial (land) viewing as well as astronomical use.
All of Celestron’s PowerSeekers include a full range of eyepieces plus a 3x Barlow lens that provides an increase in viewing power hundreds of times greater than that of the unaided eye! PowerSeekers are designed and manufactured using all fully coated glass optical components with high transmission coatings for enhanced image brightness and clarity. Their Erect Image Optics are ideal for terretrial (land) and astronomical (sky) use. What's more, you can locate and identify thousands of celestial objects on your laptop or PC with “The Sky®” Level 1 software included FREE with every PowerSeeker model!
Celestron Powerseeker 50AZ Refractor Telescope Features
- Quick and easy no-tool setup
- Slow motion controls for smooth tracking
- Erect image optics - Ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use
- Fully coated glass optical components with high transmission coatings for enhanced image brightness and clarity
- 3x Barlow lens triples the magnifying power of each eyepiece
- Accessory tray for convenient storage of accessories
- "The Sky®" Level 1 planetarium software with 10,000 object database and enhanced images
- Additional Information
SKU CE-21039 UPC Code 050234210393 Manufacturer Celestron Telescope Series Celestron Powerseeker Optical Design Refractor - Achromatic Mount Type Alt-Azimuth - Manual Warranty 2 Year Warranty Telescope Aperture 1.97" Telescope Focal Ratio f/12 Telescope Focal Length 600mm Limiting Stellar Magnitude 11.0 Highest Useful Magnification 118x Optical Coatings Fully Coated Tube Color or Finish Gloss Black Optical Tube Outer Diameter Not provided by manufacturer Length of Optical Tube 24" Optical Tube Weight Not provided by manufacturer Mount Weight N/A Focuser Size 1.25" Focuser Style Rack & Pinion Manual or Electronic Focusing? Manual Focusing Speeds One-Speed Dew Shield Included? Yes Diagonal Included? Yes - 1.25" Star Diagonal Finder Included 5 x 24 Optical Finder Eyepiece(s) Included 20mm, 4mm Power Adapter Included None - Does Not Require Power CD ROMs Included TheSky X First Light Counterweights Included N/A Alignment Procedure N/A Tracking Modes N/A Objects in Database N/A OTA Mount Type Dobsonian Cradle Tripod Type Included Adjustable with Aluminum Legs Total Telescope Weight 6 lbs.
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- Easy to travel with
I bought this scope on a whim right before a family camping trip. I thought my sons might be able to have fun with once night time fell. I was right. They nearly stayed up all night pointing the scope at different parts of the sky and gazing through it. Worked great!
1= Houston, We Have a Problem & 5= It's Out of This World
- Included Items
- Celestron Powerseeker 50mm Refractor
- Altazimuth Mount
- "The Sky®" Level 1 Planetarium Software
- Accessory Tray
- Barlow Lens
- 20 mm Eyepiece
- 4 mm Eyepiece
- 5x24 Finderscope
- Aluminum Tripod
- Eyepiece Holder
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