RSPB Star Gazer astronomical telescope

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    This is the ideal first telescope for exploring the wonders of the universe. It's perfect for looking at the moon and nearby planets such as Jupiter, Mars and Saturn. It's lightweight, weighing just 2 kg, which makes it highly portable and it's incredibly easy to use.
    Supplied with two eyepieces and a 2x barlow lens giving between 15x and 100x magnification, with a tabletop mount to help keep it steady.

    Lens diameter: 76 mm Focal Length: 300 mm Magnification: 15x-100x Eyepieces: 6 mm & 20 mm Barlow lens: 2x Dobsonion mount
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    • £3.95 - Standard delivery to the UK and Channel Islands
    • FREE - for orders of £75 or more, or if you order only RSPB gift cards and/or a catalogue.
    • £5.95 - Next working day delivery (only for in-stock items ordered before 3pm to UK addresses*)
    • £5.95 - Choose the day delivery (only for in-stock items ordered before 3pm to UK addresses*)

    *Items that can be personalised and products sent direct from the supplier are not available for next day or choose the day delivery. Some postcodes are also excluded.

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    Under no circumstances should observer look directly at the sun through the telescope, as direct observation of the sun is dangerous to your eyes.

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    Adequate but could do with a spotter!
    Bought this for our grandaughter. When testing it before giving it to her I found it quite difficult to get a reaonable view but decided it was my inexperience! However, the real bugbear was a lack of a spotting facilityfor the initial lineup with a star or planet. Without this initial positioning it is dificult to see if you are in or out of focus or just not looking at the object!
    I bought a spotting viewer and taped it to the body allowing my grandaughter to be delighted at seeing the moon and stars/planets magnified.
    So, once set up, it works quite well but is a fiddle to get going for the uninitiated.
    lso, for the price, I thought the earlier review criticism rather unwarranted. It does the job for the price.

    RSPB response: Thank you for your review, we are very pleased to hear that you and your granddaughter are enjoying the night sky. With regards to the spotter we will pass on your comments to the product team.
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