The Ambassador Brass Refractor Telescope is an ideal decorative showpiece for the home, office, or anywhere you may want to incorporate its vintage style. Featuring a classic Altazimuth Mount and beautiful wood tripod, the Ambassador telescope is designed especially for terrestrial observing but is also capable of casual astronomical observing.
- Polished brass finish presents a refined, vintage, and elegant style- Large 80mm aperture- f/10 focal ratio- 800mm focal length- Refractor-style optical configuration- Anti-reflection fully coated optics- Resolution: 1.74 arcsec, Rayleigh; 1.45 arcsec, Dawes- 100' (31m) close focus distance- 1.25" rack-and-pinion focuser
Mount and Tripod
Mount:- Polished brass finish to match optical tube and accessories- Manual cradle-style alt-azimuth- Altitude and azimuth locks to fix the position
Tripod:- Mahogany legs with brass details- Matching polished brass accessory tray accentuates the mount and scope- Height, fully extended: 62.0"- Height, lowered completely: 39.0"- Footprint, fully extended: 34.0 x 29.0"- Footprint, fully lowered: 21.0 x 19.0"
Eyepiece:- 1.25" diameter barrel- 32x polished brass- 45° apparent field of view- 74' field of view at 1000 yards
Diagonal:- 45° angle puts head in comfortable viewing position- Erect-image corrects view horizontally and vertically for terrestrial use- Polished brass finish
Finderscope:- 6x magnification provides a wide field of view to find subjects- 30mm aperture ensures bright views to find distant objects- Erect-image for terrestrial use- Polished brass finish with matching bracket.
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