Schieber Telescopes introduces a remarkably low-priced 3.5" Refractor Astrophotography Bundle that includes a quality 3.5 inch refractor telescope, a 3.0 MP digital eyepiece camera and a Zongo telescope case and kit of eight accessories worth over $240. The bundle has a retail value of $478.99.
The telescope is a Levenhuk Strike 90 Refractor with a altazimuth mount. The telescope is extremely easy to set up and use, making it perfect for beginners. The digital camera and generous, advanced kit of accessories includes everything you need to get the most from your telescope. The large 90-mm objective lens make the telescope an excellent choice for observations of the Moon, planets distant star clusters and nebulae. Package size (LxWxH): 15.7×7.9×31.5 in. (40.0×20.0×80.0 cm.) Weight: 20.7 lb. (9.4 kg.), Objective lens diameter: 90 mm. Focal length: 600 mm.
The easy-to-use digital eyepiece camera connects to the USB port on your computer and gives you a real-time image from your telescope, directly on your computer screen. This is the best way to view high resolution images of the moon, planets, sun (with solar filter), and deep-sky objects without having to bend over your telescope and squint with one eye to enjoy the heavenly attractions. The beautiful 1280x1040 images you observe can be shared with family and friends or uploaded to social media, such as Facebook to share your astrophotography with the world.
Please note that the digital eyepiece camera is shipped separately but will arrive about the same time as the telescope package.
The Astrophotography Bundle includes:
•Levenhuk Strike PLUS 90 mm Telescope with azimuth mount
•Plastic focuser 1.25"
•Eyepieces: H20, F6 mm
•Zoom eyepiece 6.5-21 mm
•3x Barlow lens
•Finder scope: Red Dot
•"See it all!" Astronomer's Handbook with descriptions of 280 celestial objects
•Space Posters Set (Moon, Sun and Other Stars, Solar System)
•Stellarium software CD to assist you during your astronomical observations
•Levenhuk Zongo 20 Telescope Case
•3.0 MP digital eyepiece camera
•Camera telescope adapter
•Installation CD with image editing software
•User manual and lifetime warranty
•Video Resolution: 1280x1024 (Max)
•Video Format: WMV
•FPS: 16 FPS
•Image Resolution: 1280x1024 (Max)
•Image Format: JPEG, BMP
•Connection to Telescope: Ocular tube
•Pixel Size: 2.8x2.8 Micrometers
•Spectrum Response 400nm - 1000nm
•Shutter: ERS (Electronic Rolling Shutter)
•White Balance: Auto
•Power Source: 5V DC (USB Port)
•Supported OS: Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7 (32 bit version only)
•Image Sensor: 1/4 Inch 1.3 Megapixel CMOS
•Sensitivity: 1.0 V/Lux-sec