The Celestron Ambassador 80 AZ Brass Telescope is an ideal decorative showpiece for the home, office, or anywhere you may want to incorporate its vintage style. It features a classic Altazimuth Mount and beautiful mahogany wood tripod The Ambassador telescope is designed especially for terrestrial observing but is also capable of casual astronomical observing.
- All brass optical tube, altazimuth mount, tripod hardware
- Rigid, sturdy and exquisite mahogany wood tripod
- Brass tripod accessory tray
- Erect Image Viewing through the telescope
Optical Design: Refractor
Aperture (mm): 80 mm (3.15 in)
Focal Length: 800 mm (31 in)
Focal Ratio: 10
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm): 25 mm (0.98 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 1: 32 x
Highest Useful Magnification: 189 x
Lowest Useful Magnification: 11 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 12
Resolution (Rayleigh): 1.74 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes): 1.45 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye): 131 x
Optical Coatings: Fully Coated
Optical Tube Length: 33.0" / 84.0 cm
Polished brass finish to match optical tube and accessories
Manual cradle-style alt-azimuth
Altitude and azimuth locks to fix the position
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"
Package Weight 37.0 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 49.0 x 15.0 x 12.0"