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Cassini C-872EFS Astro-Terrestrial Refractor Telescope with Electronic Focus - White/ Black

Cassini C-872EFS Astro-Terrestrial Refractor Telescope with Electronic Focus - White/ Black - image 1 of 2

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  • Made from metal, glass and rubber material
  • Includes lens cap and tripod
  • Fully multi-coated lens

The Cassini CC-872EFS is mounted on an Altitude Azimuth yoke mount. It's easy use up and down, left and right movement is great for beginners and casual star gazers alike. Terrestrial viewing is extremely easy due to the included erect image prism which produces a totally erect image. The Mount features a slow motion altitude adjustment rod for precision adjustments and is attached to a very sturdy, fully adjustable, pre-assembled metal tripod with retractable rubber feet. The telescopes optical tube assembly is finished out with a large 1¼ inch format focus tube.


The Cassini CC-872EFS features our unique Electronic Wireless Focuser enabling the user to focus the telescope without touching it for improved image viewing. The objective lens is an 72mm two element achromat (color correct crown & flint) air spaced objective lens and the optical tube assembly features a 800mm focal length. The tube itself is aluminum, painted flat black internally, and fully baffled for excellent visual and CCD imaging. The objective is fully multi-coated and has a resolving power of 1.61 arc seconds. The optical tube assembly is diffraction limited at λ4 (1/4 wave in Sodium light). The diagonal consists of a 45° Schmidt prism that is fully coated in Magnesium Fluoride (refractive index: n = 1.38). The finderscope is Cassini’s Mars’ Eye electronic Finderscope which helps by getting the observer behind the telescope without losing the surrounding field of view when targeting objects. Included with the CC-872EFS are an 1¼-inch10mm Plössl eyepiece and an 1¼-inch
25mm Astroscopic Eyepiece, and a 2 element 3x Astroscopic Barlow.


800mm x 72mm Optical Tube Assembly

Diffraction limited Optical Tube Assembly (λ4)

Altitude Azimuth Yoke Mount

Slow Motion Altitude Adjustment Rod

Fully Adjustable, Pre-assembled Metal Tripod w/Accessory Tray

Cassini Mars Eye Electronic Finderscope

Wireless Electronic Image Stabilizing 1.25"

Helical Rack & Pinion Focuser

Two 1.25" Professional Color Corrected Eyepieces (10mm Plössl Eyepiece & 25mm Astroscopic Eyepiece)

2 Element 3x Astroscopic Barlow

Cassini Planetarium CD-ROM

One Year Warranty



Material: Plastic, Glass, Metal
Dimensions (Overall): 60.0 inches (H) x 36.0 inches (W) x 60.0 inches (L)
Weight: 8.0 pounds
Includes: 3x Barlow Lens, Software, Eyepiece Storage Cases, Lens Cap, Eyepieces, Finderscope, Tripod, Remote Control, Accessory Tray
Assembly Details: Assembly required, no tools needed
Optical Tube Diameter: 800.0 millimeter
Objective Lens Size: 72.0 millimeter
Optical Tube Length: 800.0 millimeter
Optical Design: Refractor
Eyepiece Type: Modified Achromatic 25mm, 3x Barlow, 10mm
Recommended Use: Terrestrial, Astronomy
Features: Telescope: Accessory Tray, No Tool Set Up, Image Stabilizer Focus, 1.25" Eyepiece Compatible, 45 Degree Erecting Prism, Red Dot Viewfinder, Erect Image Optics
Built-In Digital Camera: No
Mount Type: Yoke
Magnification: 80
Lens Coating: Fully multi-coated
Power Source: Non-powered
Battery: 5 AAA Alkaline, Optional, included
Warranty: 1 year limited warranty. To obtain a copy of the manufacturer's or supplier's warranty for this item, please call Target Guest Services at 1-800-591-3869.
Warranty Information:To obtain a copy of the manufacturer's warranty for this item, please call Target Guest Services at 1-800-591-3869.
TCIN: 16743195
UPC: 859773004070
Item Number (DPCI): 091-04-1180
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