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Equatorial refractor telescope kit : [Kendallville Cortex Kit] Kendallville Cortex Kit.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Kendallville Public Library - Kendallville TELE SCOPE KIT 2016 (Text) 37516002020972 The Cortex Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 concept kit (33 pieces) ; Carry case ; 48"L x 15"d x 15"h.
  • Publisher: Kendallville, IN : KPL Cortex Committee, 2016.

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General Note: This kit contains one optical tube assembly, one German-type equatorial mount, two slow-motion control cables, one counterweight, one counterweight shaft, one accessory tray with mounting hardware, one accessory tray bracket, two optical tube mounting rings, one 6x30 achromatic crosshair finder scope, one finder scope with o-ring, one mirror sar diagonal, one 25mm Sirius Plossl eyepiece, one 10mm Sirius Plossl eyepiece, one objective lens dust cap, eleven lens caps, four assembly tools, one instruction manual and carrying case. Cortex kits are housed on the wall by the Cortex room.
90mm (3.5") aperture and 910mm focal length for crisp views of deep-sky objects, the Moon, and planets; Included EQ-2 adjustable tripod and equatorial mount for manual slow-motion celestial tracking; Includes two Sirius Plossl 1.25" eyepieces (25mm and 10mm), 6x30 finder scope, smooth-adjusting 1.25" rack & pinion focuser, 90-degree mirror diagonal for comfortable nighttime performance, Starry Night astronomy software, and more.
"This is a powerful refractor featuring a multi-coated 90mm objective lens of 910mm focal length (f/10) housed in an enameled aluminum tube. You won't have any trouble gathering enough light for bright, crisp views of deep-sky objects, the Moon, and planets. Even better, we've upgraded the AstroView 90 package with two Sirius Plossl eyepieces (25mm and 10mm)! The AstroView 90 comes equipped with a 6x30 finder, 90° star diagonal, adjustable aluminum tripod with accessory tray, and an EQ-2 equatorial mount with slow motion controls for manual tracking." --Amazon
Target Audience Note: Ages 18 and up.
Subject: Astronomy > Concept kit.
Teaching > Aids and devices.
Space exploration > Concept kit.
Solar system > Concept kit.

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