Vixen Optics A70Lf  Refractor Telescope & Porta II Mount

Vixen Optics A70Lf Refractor Telescope & Porta II Mount

Brand: Vixen Optics

Regular price $369.99 $349.99 On Sale

Estimated Arrival: Between Oct 19 and Oct 22. * ETA for USA only

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Why Buy From Stella Scopes
An affordable quality starting package, the A70Lf with Porta II Mount is quality workmanship and simple to use. This package combines sharp optics and a rock solid, light weight mount. It takes just seconds to place the telescope on the mount and you are ready for an evening of observing. The \ Porta Mount II is an easy to use, light weight, stable mount. It has the vixen dove tail connection to easily attach your telescope and smooth friction bearing up-down / right-left hand controls. 
The A70lf / Porta II Package is complete with

  • Vixen A70Lf 70mm f/12.9 telescope. 
  • A smaller 6 power finder telescope that attaches to the main scope to help you center the object. 
  • A 20mm eyepiece for general viewing. 
  • A 6.3mm eyepiece for those really clear nights for high power viewing. 
  • A diagonal Prism that connects the eyepiece to the telescope. 
  • A Dew / Sun shield. 
  • Complete tube rings and dovetail plate to quickly attach the A70Lf to the Vixen Porta II mount. 
  • Porta II Mount with locking extension legs, accessory tray, flexible handle slow motion control, adjustment tool set, and removable mount head.
Features of the Porta II Mount

Optical Design Achromatic Refractor
Aperture 70 mm
Focal Length 900 mm
Focal Ratio f/12.9
Coating Multi Coating
Resolving Power 1.66 arc sec
Limiting Magnitude 11.0
Light Gathering Power  100x Finder Scope: 6x24mm
Finder Field of View 5 degrees
Adapter Thread 42mm/ For T-Ring
Visual Back 31.7mm Push Fit Optical Tube Length :33.8" (860mm)
Optical Tube Diameter 3" (76mm)
Optical Tube Weight 4.2 lb
Accessories PL20mm; PL6.3mm; 31.7mm Erect Image Diagonal
Mount Port II Altazimuth Mount
Tripod Aluminum 2 section adjustable; 90cm to 13cm
Mount Weight 15 lb including tripod
Load Capacity 20 lbs
Vertical and Horizontal Slow Motion  120 Tooth Wheel Gears whole circle movement; Friction control system
Telescope Attachment Dove Tail Plate

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Extensive Manufacturer Warranty

All of our manufacturers offer very generous warranty coverage of the products sold through our store. Based upon which brand is purchased that item is also covered from defects in workmanship and quality.

Explore Scientific: 

  • Explore FirstLight Branded Products: Limited USA One Year Warranty.
  • Explore Scientific Branded Telescopes: Limited* USA One Year Warranty, Extendable to Unlimited Lifetime Warranty
  • Explore Scientific Branded Eyepieces: Limited* USA One Year Warranty, Extendable to Unlimited Lifetime Warranty
  • Explore Scientific Branded Non-Electronic Telescope Accessories: Limited* USA One Year Warranty, Extendable to Unlimited Lifetime Warranty

Levenhuk: All Levenhuk telescopes, microscopes, binoculars and other optical products, except for accessories, carry a lifetime warranty against defects in materials and workmanship; all accessories have a 6-month warranty. This warranty does not cover consumable parts, such as bulbs (incandescent, LED, halogen, energy-saving and other types of bulbs), batteries (rechargeable and non-rechargeable), electrical consumables, etc.

Vixen Optics:Every Vixen telescope, astronomical binocular, and mount is warranted by Vixen Optics to be free of defects in materials and workmanship for a period of 5 years from the date of original purchase in the U.S.A. and Canada. Five year warranty covers all non-electrical/mechanical parts. Electrical parts are warranted for 1 year from date of purchase.