Explore Scientific FirstLight 100mm Mak-Cassegrain Telescope - Ultimate Bundle Package - with EQ3 Mount and Bonus Accessories
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Explore FirstLight 100mm f/14 Mak-Cassegrain Telescope - Ultimate Bundle Package - with EQ3 Mount and Bonus Accessories
Discover the Explore Scientific FirstLight 100mm f/14 Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope with EXOS Nano EQ3 German Equatorial Mount:
Whether you're on a quest to uncover the mysteries of our solar system or explore the captivating wonders of the deep sky, the versatile FirstLight series offers an observing package tailored to your specific needs.
Each combination in this new line provides you with the essential tools: a telescope, a robust mount, an eyepiece, and a red dot viewfinder.
Choose from a range of telescopes, including fully multi-coated achromatic refractors from 70mm to 152mm, Maksutov-Cassegrains from 100mm to 152mm, and Newtonian reflectors from 114mm to an impressive 203mm.
Mount options vary, offering solutions from a simple fork-mounted alt-azimuth choice to a comprehensive GOTO tracking system.
As an added bonus, every package includes an adapter that allows you to seamlessly integrate your smartphone, effortlessly capturing and sharing the celestial wonders you encounter through your eyepiece.
With FirstLight, all you need to bring is your passion for exploration.
The FirstLight MAK100mm White Tube Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope features a 1400mm focal length at f/14, providing high magnification capabilities for detailed celestial observations.
It comes paired with the EXOS Nano EQ3 German Equatorial Mount, ensuring stable and precise tracking for your observations.
Additional features include a 40mm draw tube focuser for precise focusing, a 1.25-inch 90° Diagonal for comfortable viewing angles, a versatile Plossl 25mm eyepiece, a Red-dot Finder for quick target acquisition, and a Smartphone Camera adapter to effortlessly capture and share your astronomical discoveries.
With the Ultimate Bundle upgrade, you'll also receive four additional accessories to enhance your astronomical experience: the Tirion Double-Sided Planisphere Star Map for easy celestial navigation, the R-Lite Flashlight to preserve your night vision, the Discovery 2x Barlow Lens for increased magnification, and the Explore One Moon Filter for clearer lunar observations. Elevate your observing sessions with the Ultimate Bundle and uncover the wonders of the universe in unprecedented detail.
- 100mm Objective Lens: This telescope boasts a substantial 100mm objective lens, providing impressive light-gathering capability. This size enables the telescope to capture a wide range of celestial objects, from lunar and planetary details to deep-sky treasures.
- 200x Highest Useful Magnification: With a highest useful magnification of 200x, this telescope offers exceptional versatility for exploring celestial targets. Users can transition seamlessly from observing the moon's surface and planets to detailed views of distant galaxies and star clusters.
- 1400mm Focal Length: The telescope boasts an extended 1400mm focal length. This extended focal length is ideal for both wide-field views and high-resolution observations. It provides a balanced platform for various celestial observations, allowing users to appreciate both sweeping vistas and intricate details.
- Fully Multi-Coated Lens: The optics of this telescope are fully multi-coated. This advanced lens coating enhances light transmission, reduces glare, and minimizes internal reflections. As a result, observers can enjoy clear, high-contrast images with excellent color fidelity. It ensures that the details of celestial objects are vividly captured.
- EQ3 Mount: The telescope is mounted on the EQ3 Mount, known for its stability and precise tracking capabilities. The German Equatorial mount design allows for accurate celestial object tracking as they move across the night sky. This feature is essential for prolonged observations and astrophotography.
- 40mm Draw Tube Focuser: Equipped with a 40mm draw tube focuser, this telescope enables precise focusing adjustments. Users can achieve sharp and detailed views of celestial objects, making it suitable for both visual and photographic observations.
- 1.25" 90° Diagonal: The package includes a 1.25" 90° diagonal, which provides comfortable viewing angles. The diagonal allows for relaxed stargazing sessions, reducing neck strain during extended observations. It facilitates convenient celestial object positioning.
- Plossl 25mm Eyepiece: A Plossl 25mm eyepiece is included with the telescope. This eyepiece offers versatile magnification for various celestial objects. It strikes a balance between a wide field of view and detailed observations, enhancing the overall viewing experience.
- Red-Dot Finder: The telescope is equipped with a Red-Dot Finder, simplifying the process of locating celestial objects in the night sky. The Red-Dot Finder aids in precise alignment and targeting, making it easier to point the telescope accurately.
- Smartphone Camera Adapter: An included Smartphone Camera Adapter enhances the telescope's functionality. It allows users to connect their smartphones to the telescope, transforming them into powerful tools for capturing and sharing stunning images of celestial objects and observations. This feature adds a modern and interactive element to your stargazing experience, enabling you to document your astronomical discoveries.
- Tirion Double-Sided Planisphere Star Map: The Tirion Planisphere is your trusty celestial navigator, featuring a double-sided star map that simplifies stargazing. It's an invaluable tool for identifying constellations and stars, helping you explore the night sky with ease.
- R-Lite Flashlight: The R-Lite Flashlight is your nocturnal companion, emitting a soft red light that preserves your night vision during stargazing sessions. It ensures you can read star charts, adjust equipment, and navigate without disrupting your dark-adapted eyes.
- Discovery 2x Barlow Lens: Elevate your telescope's magnification capabilities with the Discovery 2x Barlow Lens. This essential accessory doubles the power of your eyepieces, allowing you to get even closer to celestial wonders, such as planets and distant galaxies, for more detailed observations.
- Explore One Moon Filter: Enhance lunar observations with the Explore One Moon Filter, reducing the brightness of the Moon to reveal more surface details and lunar features. This filter ensures that your lunar encounters are sharp and crystal clear, bringing the Moon's captivating landscapes into focus.
✓ ES FirstLight 100mm Mak-Cassegrain Telescope
✓ EQ3 Mount
✓ Plossl 25mm Eyepiece
✓ 1.25" 90° Diagonal
✓ Red-Dot Finder
✓ Smartphone Camera Adapter
✓ Tirion Double-Sided Planisphere
✓ R-Lite Flashlight
✓ Discovery 2x Barlow Lens
✓ Explore One Moon Filter
✓ Limited 1 year warranty
|Comes With||Smartphone Adapter, One 25 mm Plossl Eyepiece, Red Dot Viewfinder, Downloadable Software, Astro R-Lite Red Flashlight, Tirion Star Map Planisphere, Discovery 2x Barlow Lens, and Explore One Moon Filter|
|Lens Coatings||Fully Multi-Coated|
|Adapter||Smartphone Camera adapter|
|Mount Type||EXOS Nano EQ3|