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Unfortunately Celestron C90 Mak Spotting Scope 52265 (C 90 mm Maksutov design scopes) is no longer carried by OpticsPlanet.
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Celestron C90 Mak Spotting Scope 52265 (C 90 mm Maksutov design scopes) Product Info
The Maksutov optical design is recognized for being a portable design that is easy to use and has a variety of applications, making it an excellent choice for both terrestrial and astronomical usage. Celestron C-90mm Mak Spotting Scope has excellent optics with razor sharp images over a wide field.
Celestron C-90 Mak Spotting Scope 52265 has an internal flip mirror design which allows the user to view celestial objects at a 90 degree angle and also corrects the image orientation to view land objects at a 45 degree angle. The full-featured C-90-Mak #52265 is also rubber covered and completely waterproof. Celestron C90 Mak Spotting Scope features durable black rubber armor for protection, a flip up lens cap for safety, and it comes complete inside its own soft sided carrying case.
The focal length of Celestron C-90 Mak Spotting Scope 52265 is 1200mm, so you'll divide 1200 by the focal length of your eyepiece in use to determine the combination's effective magnification.
Helpful Positive Review
I like it!
July 25, 2007
Like the flip on cover, the ease of use, and setup. The only drawlback is that you really need a steady platform (hand held is a poor option) to view anything. Moon watching and birding are both good with the 90mm.
Pros: Durable rubber exterior, e.z...
This is a decently priced scope, but you get what you pay for. It will work just fine for casual astronomical observing and for basic spotting scope purposes, but probably shouldn't be used for serious astronomical observing or photography due to du...
Nicely designed scope, but suffers a little from cheaply executed parts (plastic finder mount, poor fitting dustcaps, plastic erecting prism). Optics are acceptable, and the nitrogen filled and sealed tube means no fogging or water damage issues when...
I've used it as the best spotting scope that I've ever used. Nice as a compact telescope but, I haven't developed the photos that I've taken through it yet so no comment on it's use as a telephoto lens.
The images for birding are magnificent ... Distance is no problem ... Great even in poor light situations ... Easy to focus ... A bit hard to aim ... A good tripod is a must ... The celestron alt/azmuth adjustment tripod would be a plus ... Not advis...