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TeleVue-85 Telescope 85 mm APO Package has been discontinued by Tele Vue and is no longer available. Our product experts have helped us select these available replacements below. You can also explore other items in the Telescopes category yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you!

TeleVue-85 Telescope 85 mm APO Package Product Info

The Televue 85 telescope mixes stunning APO optical performance, airline portability and imageuncompromising Televue quality to produce the finest 85mm class multiple-use telescope available today. Whether counting feathers on a distant hawk or resolving fine detail in a globular cluster, the Televue 85 telescope will never disappoint. Contrast, detail and brightness in the Televue 85 telescope must be seen to be believed.

TeleVue 85 packages are available in the following configurations::

  • BXC-3370: Tele Vue 85 Telescope Package Solid Brass OTA

The Televue 85 package includes the Televue 85 telescope with screw-on lens cover, sliding dew shield and 2" focuser. You also get a custom soft case with room for accessories, ring mount for standard photo tripods or Televue mounts, TeleVue 20mm Plossl eyepiece and TeleVue 2" Everbrite diagonal with 1 1/4" adapter.Although a bit heavy to throw over the shoulder and take into the field, the Televue 85 telescope is a favorite of birders who set up out of a vehicle and also for professional guides who conduct group tours. For this application, heavy-duty Bogen Tripods or Swarovski Tripods are excellent choices. As an astronomy telescope, the Televue 85 telescope is simply unmatched when mounted on one of the excellent TeleVue Tripods such as the Panoramic or Gibraltar. Specifications for Televue 85 telescope:

Objective:   85mm APO multi-coated doublet
Magnification:   30x with supplied Plossl eyepiece, but can use any 1 1/4" or 2" eyepiece
Focal length:   600 mm
Focal ratio:   f/7.0
Maximum visual field:   4.4 degrees
Weight:   8 pounds with diagonal and mount ring, 9.6 pounds for brass model
Length:   21.9" with diagonal

Package Contents:

  • TeleVue-85 OTA
  • Soft case
  • Plossl eyepiece,
  • 2" focuser
  • 2" Everbrite diagonal
  • 1 1/4" adapter

TeleVue-85 Telescope 85 mm APO Package Related Products

TeleVue-85 Telescope 85 mm APO Package Unorderable Models

TeleVue-85 Telescope 85 mm APO Package, Tele Vue 85 TeleVue-85 Telescope Package Evergreen OTA, MPN: GXC-3370, Code: TV-TS-TV85-PKG-GXC-3370
TeleVue-85 Telescope 85 mm APO Package, Tele Vue 85 TeleVue-85 Telescope Package Ivory OTA, MPN: WXC-3370, Code: TV-TS-TV85-PKG-WXC-3370
TeleVue-85 Telescope 85 mm APO Package, Tele Vue 85 TeleVue-85 Telescope Package Solid Brass OTA, MPN: BXC-3370, Code: TV-TS-TV85-PKG-BXC-3370

TeleVue-85 Telescope 85 mm APO Package Comments

Customer Reviews
Helpful Positive Review the best by Legacy Reviewer, March 4, 2008
Sales personnel were exceptionally helpful, shipping was very fast, and the product met all of our expectations.We are using this scope primarily for birding, and it is quite spectacular. Pros: awesome telescope, beautiful to look at, easy to use
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