Explore Scientific, renowned for their precision crafted optics, has designed the FirstLight series telescopes to accompany the astronomy enthusiast well into advanced observation. This complete package comes with all the essentials necessary for viewing on the first night.
With a full six inches of aperture, the AR152mm White Tube Refractor telescope has enough light gathering power to resolve planetary details, such as atmospheric bands on Jupiter or dust clouds on Mars. On clear nights, galaxies and nebulae may be observed. The achromatic, fully coated optics of this instrument allow for crisp, true-color visual observation and astrophotography.
The EXOS-2GT GoTo Computerized EQ Mount is equipped with motors on both axes, allowing the mount to track astronomical objects accurately. The precision gears and dual bearings allow operation with a minimum of backlash on all nine slewing speeds.
A simple 1, 2 or 3 star alignment is necessary to orient the scope for tracking and finding objects. The convenient hand controller has GoTo function controls with 272,994 object database making this affordable mount accurate and reliable.
- Virtually maintenance-free refractor telescope with a wide aperture and fully coated, achromatic optics allow a wide range of observing and astroimaging opportunities
- The f/5 focal ratio allows for comfortably wide field of view
- EXOS-2GT GoTo Mount makes locating and tracking objects much easier. This means more viewing time and more convenience when observing together with family and friends
- Complete package, ready to take to the observation site right out of the box.
- Heavy duty 2-speed 2.5" diameter hexagonal focuser makes it easy to resolve images to fine focus and hold the focus in place, even when supporting larger imaging accessories.
In the Box
- FirstLight AR152mm White Tube Refractor with 760mm focal length f/5 telescope
- White EXOS-2GT GoTo Computerized EQ Mount
- 2 - 11 lbs counterweights
- 2.5" Hexagonal Focuser
- 2" 90° Diagonal
- Plossl 25mm eyepiece
|Description||FirstLight AR152mm White Tube Refractor with 760mm focal length f/5 telescope with White EXOS-2 GoTo German Equatorial mount|
|Comes With||• Smartphone Adapter
• One 25 mm Plössl Eyepiece
• Red Dot Viewfinder
• Computer Software
|Focal Length||760mm focal length|
|Adapter||2.5" Hexagonal Focuser; 2" 90° Diagonal|
|Eyepiece (Included)||25 mm Plössl|
|Mount Type||EXOS-2 GoTo German Equatorial mount; 2 - 11 lbs counterweights|