Explore Scientific FirstLight 102mm Doublet Refractor Telescope w/ EXOS EQ Nano Mount
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Explore Scientific FirstLight 102mm f/9.8 Doublet Refractor w/ EXOS EQ Nano Mount - FL-AR1021000EQ3
Introducing the Explore Scientific FirstLight 102mm f/9.8 Doublet Refractor Telescope paired with the EXOS EQ Nano Mount.
Whether you're eager to delve into the intricacies of our solar system or embark on a journey to uncover captivating celestial wonders, the FirstLight series offers a versatile array of observation packages tailored to your specific needs.
Each package encompasses the essential components: a telescope, a robust mount, an eyepiece, and a red dot viewfinder.
The telescope selection spans achromatic refractors, ranging in aperture from 70mm to 152mm, Maksutov-Cassegrains from 100mm to 152mm, and Newtonian reflectors from 114mm to an impressive 203mm.
The mount options encompass a spectrum, from a straightforward fork-mounted alt-azimuth choice to a comprehensive GOTO tracking system.
As an additional bonus, every package includes an adapter, facilitating effortless smartphone capture and sharing of the celestial splendors you encounter through your eyepiece.
With FirstLight, your only prerequisite is a fervent desire for exploration.
The FirstLight AR102mm White Tube Refractor boasts a 1000mm focal length at f/9.8, featuring fully multi-coated glass.
It is coupled with the EXOS Nano EQ3 German Equatorial mount and includes a 40mm draw tube focuser, a 1.25" 90° Diagonal, a Plossl 25mm eyepiece, an HD132 Red-dot Finder, and a Smartphone Camera adapter to enhance your astronomical experiences.
- 102mm Objective Lens: This telescope boasts a substantial 102mm (4 inches) objective lens, which allows for exceptional light-gathering capability. The larger objective lens diameter enhances image brightness and detail.
- 175x Highest Useful Magnification: With a maximum useful magnification of 175x, this telescope enables you to explore celestial objects in impressive detail. This feature is particularly useful for observing the moon, planets, and some deep-sky objects.
- 1000mm Focal Length: The telescope has a generous 1000mm focal length, which is essential for achieving high-resolution images and bringing distant objects closer. The longer focal length contributes to more detailed views of astronomical subjects.
- Fully Multi-Coated Optics: The optics of this telescope are fully multi-coated. This means that multiple layers of anti-reflective coatings have been applied to the lenses to reduce glare and enhance light transmission. Fully multi-coated optics deliver sharp, contrast-rich images with minimal optical aberrations.
- Doublet Refractor Design: The telescope features a doublet refractor design, which consists of two lens elements. This design minimizes chromatic aberration, resulting in improved color accuracy and sharpness in your observations.
- EXOS EQ Nano Mount: The telescope comes with the EXOS EQ Nano Mount, which provides a stable and precise platform for your observations. The equatorial mount allows for tracking celestial objects as they move across the night sky, making it easier to keep them in your field of view.
- 40mm Draw Tube Focuser: The telescope is equipped with a 40mm draw tube focuser, enabling precise focusing to capture fine details in your observations. A smooth and easy-to-use focuser enhances the overall viewing experience.
- 1.25" 90° Diagonal: Included in the package is a 1.25-inch 90-degree diagonal, which allows for comfortable and convenient viewing at various angles. The diagonal facilitates more ergonomic use of the telescope, especially for extended observations.
- Plossl 25mm Eyepiece: The package includes a Plossl 25mm eyepiece, which provides a moderate magnification level for a wide field of view. This eyepiece is suitable for a variety of astronomical observations.
- HD132 Red-Dot Finder: The telescope is equipped with an HD132 Red-dot Finder, making it easier to locate and center celestial objects in your field of view. This feature aids in quickly aligning your telescope with the desired target.
- Smartphone Camera Adapter: The included smartphone camera adapter allows you to attach your smartphone to the telescope, enabling you to capture and share your astronomical observations effortlessly.
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Upgrade your stargazing experience with the Explore Scientific FirstLight 102mm Doublet Refractor Telescope with EXOS EQ Nano Mount Ultimate Bundle - a Red Carpet exclusive offer!
In this Ultimate Bundle upgrade, you'll receive four invaluable bonus accessories:
- ES Tirion Double-Sided Planisphere Star Map: for easy celestial navigation
- ES R-Lite Flashlight: to preserve your night vision
- Discovery 2x Barlow Lens: for enhanced magnification
- Explore One Moon Filter: for clearer lunar observations
Elevate your astronomy journey with these essential additions today!
✓ Explore Scientific 102mm Doublet Refractor
✓ EXOS EQ Nano mount
✓ Plossl 25mm eyepiece
✓ HD132 Red-dot viewfinder
✓ Smartphone camera adapter
✓ Limited 1 year warranty
|Comes With||Smartphone Adapter, One 25 mm Plossl Eyepiece, Red Dot Viewfinder, Downloadable Software|
|Lens Coatings||Fully Multi-Coated|
|Adapter||40mm draw tube focuser; 1.25" 90° Diagonal|
|Mount Type||EXOS Nano EQ3 German Equatorial mount|