National Geographic 20-60x60 Spotting Scope

$ 99.99
SKU 80-12060
BARCODE 812257013098

Description

Spotting scopes are compact telescopes designed primarily for terrestrial observing and photography. In addition to birding, some other uses include:

  1. Viewing distant sports events, such as boat races and mountain climbing;
  2. Observing deer, mountain goats, and other easily-spooked animal life;
  3. Use as a long distance microscope for safe close-up study of hornets' nests, bee hives, etc.;
  4. Surveillance of property and outbuildings for the isolated homeowner, rancher, or farmer;
  5. Scanning ski resort, lake, or harbor activities from the home with a view;
  6. Casual astronomy; and more.

Features

  • Weighing just over two pounds, this grab-and-go observation aid is perfect for hiking, birding, nature watching and casual stargazing.
  • 60mm aperture captures bright images even in low-light situations.
  • Zoom eyepiece offers magnifications ranging from 20x to 60x and is angled at 45° for comfortable viewing.
  • Fully coated optics maximize contrast.
  • Tabletop tripod has a panhandle control that allows you to smoothly move the telescope and track objects.
  • Non-reflective rubber armoring protects the device from minor bumps.
  • Soft storage/carry case is included.

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