AstroMedia Newton Telescope
This is a kit for a fully functional Newton reflecting telescope with Dobsonian mounting. The main BAADER glass mirror with SiO2 coating has a diameter of 70 mm and a focus length of 450 mm. Two eyepieces provide magnification factors of 16 and 30, enough for moon craters and even the moons of Jupiter.
Size: 45 x 16 x 28 cm
AstroMedia is a German company, famous for their beautiful cardboard kits of scientific instruments and educational models that REALLY WORK. The printing is lovingly done in black and gold on high quality cardboard, most kits have the parts pre-cut for easy assembly, and all kits come with English instructions.
AstroMedia also provide components like lenses, mirrors, filters, etc. for people who want to construct their own telescopes or conduct optical experiments. The high quality and huge range make AstroMedia components ideal for amateur astronomers on a budget!
The kits, models, and components are ideal for educational purposes, schools, colleges, physics classes, etc.
Get the solar filter for this telescope so you can safely observe sun spots on the surface of our nearest star. Do not leave a child with a telescope on a sunny day!