For all the hobbyists or collectors, or someone who likes to dress up like a pirate at times, who want to get themselves a pirate telescope, you should know that there are a lot of factors to consider before you make your choice about which type of telescope best suits your needs and use. It would be extremely unwise to try and buy a telescope or any type of spyglass without first understanding how it would work and what you will need to look out for once you have begun looking for the perfect pirate telescope for yourself.
Luckily for you this article will be talking about some of the features that you will need to consider, aside from just the price of the telescope, when you go on and look for a telescope for yourself. The features you choose can really define what type of telescope you will have and what the telescope will be good for. The 5 main things that you will have to keep in mind are the size of the telescope, the weight that the telescope will have, the amount of magnification ability the telescope possesses, the field of view that you will get from the telescope, and the design and material of the telescope.
The use of the spy glass should dictate what you want from your telescope. If you just want it as a decorative piece that will not be used, you might want to focus the most on the design and the material the telescope is made out of and the look that it will give. You might want something a bit more durable and light and small if you want it to complete an outfit. If you want it for use, then a combination of all the features will be the best.