Refractor telescopes are duly recognized as astronomy’s sharpest optical design compared to other types of telescopes. The sturdy construction of the Zhumells means your Zhumell will stand up to years of use and travel because of their great quality. All these reasons make the Zhumells a go-to when thinking of purchasing a refractor.
Building upon these facts, Zhumell introduces its own three refractors with field-tested, precision-crafted optics to help you view the world in a new way with amazing clarity and detail.
List of Zhumell Refractors
The Zhumell 50mm AZ
The Zhumell 50mm AZ weighs only 2.3 pounds making it very portable and assembles in seconds with no required tools. Sky navigation is made simple and clear by the design. The Zhumell 50mm AZ costs $80.17 on average, giving you a 118X highest-magnification ideal for viewing terrestrial and celestial objects such as galaxies and meteorites.
The eyepiece’s additional magnification allows your phone to capture great images of the Moon and planets.
The Zhumell 60mm AZ
The Zhumell 60AZ features high-quality, coated glass optics, a potent 60mm objective lens, a lightweight frame, a smartphone adapter, and a custom case to carry it all. It also has powerful eyepieces for up-close viewing. This telescope for astronomy beginners is equipped with two high-quality eyepieces (20mm and 8mm) that provide low- and high-power views of celestial objects at night and terrestrial objects during the day.
The Zhumell 60mm AZ costs approximately 79.99 US dollars. With this price, you’ll get a 118X highest-magnification telescope perfect for viewing the moon, planets, and the brightest deep sky objects. The Zhumell 60mm AZ weighs about 4.5 pounds even with all its accessories placing it in the portable category and making it easy to take it to dark sky sites or pack along for family camping trips.
The Zhumell 70mm AZ
The Zhumell 70 AZ telescope has a 70mm objective aperture lens for enhanced, bright views (Hence the name Zhumell “70mm” AZ). It costs about $91.35 on average. With this price, you get a 165X highest-magnification telescope which is ideal for viewing terrestrial or celestial targets, including planets, stars, galaxies, and meteorites with erect image optics.
The refractor can capture images and video through the eyepiece! Its total weight of 4.5 pounds makes The Zhumell 70mm AZ is truly portable, especially for camping trips and hikes.
What can you see with Zhumell refractors?
- Passing comets
- Telestial events such as the passing moon
- Terrestrial subjects such as nature and wildlife
- The Moon
- Possibly the colors of Uranus and Neptune
- Star clusters
Are Zhumell refractor telescopes worth the price?
The Zhumell Refractors are extremely lightweight and portable, making them ideal for travel and camping trips. They are good for viewing celestial objects and ideal for taking close-up shots of nature.
They also come with smartphone adapters making them easy to integrate with smartphones for capturing pictures and recording video. The durable, sturdy construction of the Zhumells means your Zhumell will stand up to years of use and travel because of their great quality. All these reasons make the Zhumells a go-to when thinking of purchasing your brand-new telescope.
How to use Zhumell refractors
The telescope comes together in seconds when you arrive at your observing site. Swing the scope on its lazy susan-style and manually point your telescope as best as possible at the target, then look through the eyepiece. The target should be in the field of view, but if it isn’t, use the slow-motion control dials or knobs on your telescope’s mount to make adjustments until the object is in the center of the eyepiece. When your object is correctly focused, enjoy your beautiful view.