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  Vega 600 Telescope
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Both inquisitive young scientist and adults will enjoy investigating the universe through the precision optics of the Vega 600. With magnifications from 30x to 150x and rack and pinion focusing, stargazers and nature watchers are rewarded with bright, clear images. Plus it's lightweight and simple to use. All glass optics, 50mm objective lens, 2 eyepieces, 2x image erector, 5 x 24mm finder scope, 50" full-height adjustable tripod, and 2-element achromatic objective lens. Ages 8+.

NOTE: The orange color in the charts above indicate ages that are LESS than the manufacturer suggested age. Please purchase at your discretion if your child is younger than 8 years of age.

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  UPC 086002052483
  Manufacturer SKU 5248
  Date Added to Fat Brain Toys 6/29/2006
  Manufactured In Peoples Republic of China
  Manufacturer Recommended Minimum Age 8 years
  Fat Brain Toys Monthly Sales Ranking #1775

CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts.
  • Not for children under 3 yrs.

  • Total Customer Reviews: 10
    Average Customer Rating: 4.10 (site average 4.56)
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    Great first telescope
    Posted 7/17/2013 by Maria Wright

    We received this telescope last week, and even though we have only had 2 clear nights, we have played around with it quite a bit. It's so exciting when your kids see the surface of the moon through the lens for the first time! My only complaint is that the tripod is short, so it is difficult for an adult to look through and align the finding scope. The tripod isn't extremely sturdy, so it's hard to get the image in the scope with the way it wiggles around. But once you do, it's fine as long as you don't touch it. It may be this way with all telescopes, but that is my main complaint.

    Rating: 4
    3 of 3 customers found this review helpful.
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    Posted 1/5/2013 by BARBARA DINSLAGE

    Grandson loves the "heavens". He loves to star gaze!

    Rating: 4
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    Posted 12/27/2012

    Very nice telescope. My grandson got my husband to put it together. He was excited to use it, but it was a sunny day and not much to see. He used it that night.

    Rating: 4
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    Posted 12/20/2011 by Judith Rudolph

    My granddaughter has wanted a telescope for a long time,so i got her the Vega 600 telescope,for her 11th. birthday.She loves it and has already watched the eclipse of the moon earlier this month.

    Rating: 4
    6 of 6 customers found this review helpful.
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    Posted 11/16/2011 by Mary Jane Stevens

    Our grandson really likes it and plays with it often. Thank you for providing such a good product.

    Rating: 5
    5 of 5 customers found this review helpful.
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