Meade - Polaris 70mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope - Blue

Explore the night sky with this Meade Polaris 216001 refractor telescope, which includes 3 eyepieces that offer 142.9x, 100x and 36x magnification to bring far-away objects into clear view. The red-dot viewfinder makes framing images simple.

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What's Included

  • Polaris 70mm German Equatorial Refractor Telescope
  • Three 1.25" eyepieces (MA25mm, MA9mm, MA6.3mm)
  • Stainless-steel tripod with accessory tray
  • AutoStar Suite Astronomer Edition software DVD
  • Red-dot viewfinder, slow-motion control cables
  • Erect-image diagonal prism

Ratings & Reviews

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142.9x, 100x and 36x magnification

Bring celestial objects into view.

900mm focal length; f/12.9 focal ratio

Ensure clear, detailed images.

Red-dot viewfinder

Helps you easily frame the subjects you wish to view.

German equatorial mount with slow-motion control

Enables precise tracking.

AutoStar Suite Astronomer Edition software

Displays more than 10,000 celestial objects, including planets, stars, galaxies and nebulas and allows you to print star charts and plan observation sessions with your PC.

Overall customer rating

would recommend to a friend
  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars


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    • My Best Buy® MemberMember

    setting it up took a bit since instructions were not included, watched dvd but still inconclusive, decent for its magnifying dimensions, should have opted for bigger telescope, fine for beginners.

    No, I would not recommend this to a friend

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