Celestron Travel Scope 70 with Backpack

Product code: 21035-CGL
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Product information

  • 70mm refractor telescope with fully coated glass optics and a lightweight frame.
  • Custom backpack included to store your telescope and accessories comfortably.
  • Observe in no time with a quick and easy, no-tool setup.
  • Accessories include: two eyepieces (20mm and 10mm), 45° erect image diagonal, and 5x24 finderscope.
  • Pan handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing.
  • Adjustable height tripod.

The Travel Scope 70 is a refractor telescope perfect for terrestrial and celestial viewing on the go. The Travel Scope can view the planets, moon, star clusters and brighter deep sky objects like the Orion Nebula and Andromeda Galaxy at night and with the erect image star diagonal makes the optical tube ideal for using as a spotting scope during the day.

Setting up the telescope is a breeze and will have you observing in no time. 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 raised surfaces like a picnic table. The total telescope kit weighs in at just 3.3 poundsperfect for impromptu observing sessions or transporting wherever lifes adventures take you.

Manual Alt-Azimuth telescope

Navigate the sky with a pan handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing. Move the clutch in an up/down, left/right fashion to track your object in the eyepiece.

Accessories Included

The Travel Scope 70 comes with two eyepieces (20 mm and 10 mm), 45° erect image diagonal, finderscope, and a travel backpack. The two eyepieces offer different magnifications to view your intended object. The erect image diagonal allows for right-side-up viewing ideal for terrestrial subjects but can also be used for celestial objects. The 5x24 finderscope will help you quickly center an object in your eyepiece for easier observing.

Travel Backpack  A custom backpack comes with your telescope for you to store your optical tube, tripod, eyepieces and accessories comfortably. With the telescopes backpack, traveling with your telescope is a breeze; all the components fit inside of the backpack snuggly.

Starry Night Software

Download Celestrons Starry Night Software and learn about the night sky, celestial objects, and how to plan your next observing session. Celestron Starry Night Software is the premier astronomy software package on the market, providing resources and knowledge to view our solar system and beyond. 

OPTICAL TUBE INFO:
Optical DesignRefractor
Aperture70mm (2.8")
Focal Length400mm (15.74")
Focal Ratiof/5.7
Focal Length of Eyepiece 120mm (0.78")
Magnification of Eyepiece 120x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 210mm (0.4")
Magnification of Eyepiece 240x
Barlow LensNot Included
Finderscope5x24
Star DiagonalErect Image, 45° 1.25"
Optical TubeAluminum
Highest Useful Magnification168x
Lowest Useful Magnification10x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude11.7
Resolution (Rayleigh)1.98 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes)1.66 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye)100x
Optical CoatingsFully Coated glass optics
Optical Tube Length431.8mm (17")
Optical Tube Diameter98.4mm (3.87")
Optical Tube Weight1.5 lbs (.68 kg)
DovetailN/A
MOUNT INFO:
Mount TypeManual Alt Azimuth
Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod)558.8mm 1320.8mm (22"-52")
Tripod Leg Diameter31.75mm (1.25") Aluminum
Accessory TrayYes
Slew SpeedsManual
Tripod Weight1.8 lbs (.81 kg)
Dovetail CompatibilityN/A
SoftwareCelestron's Starry Night Basic Edition Software, SkyPortal App
Total Kit Weight3.3 lbs (1.5 kg)
Included ItemsOptical tube | Mount/tripod (preassembled) | 20mm eyepiece | 10mm eyepiece | 45° erect image diagonal | 5x24 finderscope | SkyPortal app | Celestron's Starry Night Basic Edition Software | Manual | Backpack to store scope and accessories

Product Info

GTIN 050234210355
MPN 050234210355
MPN 050234210355
Brand Celestron
Product Code 21035-CGL
Delivery Weight Package
5kg