A pirate’s telescope can be a great fun piece of decoration to add to your house or to a collection of cool props or pirate and buccaneer collectables. Now if you are someone who wants to get yourself a great pirate telescope then you might want to do some research right before you go out and buy one or order one online for yourself. The reason behind this is that most people do not know what to expect when they buy a pirate telescope online, which is the best place to find variety, and end up with a telescope that does not do for them what they had expected it to do. A lot of people want the telescope to complete an outfit for a party or for Halloween. Some people even buy it to give to children to complete a pirate’s costume. However other people want a telescope for the sake of having a sort of magnifying spyglass that they can use, whether on land or out on a boat at sea. Depending on what you want the pirate’s telescope for, you will want to think about the size of the telescope as well as the weight and handling, or you might want to consider the magnification and the field of view that the telescope will provide to the user.
Normally the field of view and the magnification of the telescope are two things that are inversely proportional to each other. Simply put if you want better magnifying ability from your telescope then you will need to give up the field of view that you would have gotten and vice versa. You could get a telescope that has been adjusted to give you both but that would cost you a whole lot more than what a normal telescope would cost.