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What Do the Numbers on Binoculars Mean?

what do the numbers on binoculars mean

What Do the Numbers on Binoculars Mean? If you’re shopping for binoculars, chances are you’ve seen a series of numbers and symbols in the product description. Something along the lines of “12-40×40” or “10/30×25”. To the uninitiated, these can be ...

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Don’t Miss The Perseid Meteor Shower Saturday, August 12th

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What is it? The Perseid (per-see-ed) meteor shower happens every August as the earth’s atmosphere plows into debris from the comet Swift-Tuttle. The Swift-Tuttle takes 133 years to orbit the sun, but earth passes through the comet dust every year. ...

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Celestron AstroMaster 70AZ Telescope

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We broke out the Celestron AstroMaster 70AZ Telescope on a clear night up at the cabin, ready for an evening of stargazing.  After a no-fuss setup, we found that the AstroMaster tracked and moved smoothly with its Alt-Az control, and ...

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10 Reasons Why You Don’t Want To Miss The Lunar Eclipse

On the evening of September 27, 2015 the US, Canada and Central and South America will experience a super rate total lunar eclipse of a super moon. Our friends over at Celestron have put together a helpful infographic showcasing why ...

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Celestron Explorascope 60AZ Telescope Review

We enjoy putting things in perspective. That’s one of the reasons we love being in the outdoors because we’re able to slow down and look at things from a different viewpoint. This is especially true for relaxing under the stars ...

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Celestron 90GT WiFi Telescope Review

If you’re anything like us you will be absolutely amazed when the Celestron 90GT WiFi Telescope starts moving itself to the exact star you want it to go to. It feels like magic, but really it’s just the technology that’s ...

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Celestron Elements Firecel Review

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Celestron has been a long time leader in optics and astronomy with a vast line of scopes, binoculars and telescopes. Branching out a bit, the new Celestron Elements Firecel is a multi-purpose tool for the outdoor enthusiast. Including a rechargeable ...

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Celestron Travel Scope 60 Overview

Celestron Travel Scope 60

Overview Celestron is a leading designer, manufacturer, and importer of high-quality optical products including computerized and non-computerized telescopes. They are partnering with the National Park Foundation to make a new product line, one of the products being the new Celestron ...

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Celestron Nature DX Binoculars – Great Binoculars To Take Camping

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If you like to go hiking while camping, you know the value of a good pair of binoculars. The ones you’re confident will always work when you need them, but also durable enough to let the kids use without worrying ...

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