Refractors

A refractor is a classic telescope design that uses a collection of lenses to gather and focus light. Explore Scientific’s broad selection of refracting telescopes includes apochromatic refractors ranging in aperture from 80mm to 165mm, achromatic telescopes perfect for astronomy outreach and beginner refractors from brands like National Geographic and Discovery that are great for backyard astronomy.

  • National Geographic 70mm Telescope -80-40071CF
    National Geographic 70mm Telescope -80-40071CF
    from $ 109.99

    National Geographic 70mm Telescope -80-40071CF

    National Geographic

    Features Ample 70mm aperture will reveal lots of lunar details, planetary features like Jupiter’s cloud belts or Saturn’s rings and some of the b...

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    from $ 109.99
  • National Geographic 70mm AZ Refractor Telescope - 80-10070
    National Geographic 70mm AZ Refractor Telescope - 80-10070
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    $ 99.99

    National Geographic 70mm AZ Refractor Telescope - 80-10070

    National Geographic

    Features Ample 70mm aperture will reveal lots of lunar details, planetary features like Jupiter’s cloud belts or Saturn’s rings and some of the b...

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    $ 99.99
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  • National Geographic CF700SM 70mm Refractor Telescope - 80-40070
    National Geographic CF700SM 70mm Refractor Telescope - 80-40070
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    from $ 99.99

    National Geographic CF700SM 70mm Refractor Telescope - 80-40070

    National Geographic

    Features Ample 70mm aperture will reveal lots of lunar details, planetary features like Jupiter’s cloud belts or Saturn’s rings and some of the b...

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    from $ 99.99
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