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Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm f/15 Mak-Cassegrain Telescope w/ Twilight I Mount

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Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm f/15 Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope with Twilight I Mount - FL-MC1271900MAZ01

Introducing the Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm f/15 Mak-Cassegrain Telescope with the Twilight I Mount, a versatile celestial exploration tool.

Whether your passion lies in the intricacies of our solar system or the wonders of deep space, the FirstLight series offers tailored observing packages to suit your unique needs.

Each package includes essential components: a telescope, a robust mount, a high-quality eyepiece, and a red dot viewfinder.

Telescope options encompass achromatic refractors from 70mm to 152mm, Maksutov-Cassegrains ranging from 100mm to 152mm, and Newtonian reflectors extending from 114mm to an impressive 203mm.

Mount choices span from straightforward fork-mounted alt-azimuth setups to advanced GOTO tracking systems.

As an added bonus, every package features a smartphone adapter, enabling you to effortlessly capture and share the celestial beauty you witness through the eyepiece.

The FirstLight MAK127mm Mak-Cassegrain Telescope boasts a 1900mm focal length at f/15, providing crisp and detailed views.

It comes complete with the Twilight I Alt/Az mount, a 1.25" 90° diagonal for comfortable viewing, a Plossl 25mm eyepiece, a red-dot finder for precise aiming, and a smartphone camera adapter.

With FirstLight, your journey into the cosmos requires only your curiosity and desire to explore.



  • 127mm Objective Lens: This telescope is equipped with a high-quality 127mm (5 inches) objective lens, which provides exceptional light-gathering capabilities. The generous aperture allows for the collection of more light, resulting in brighter and more detailed celestial observations.
  • 250x Highest Useful Magnification: With a maximum useful magnification of 250x, this telescope offers the potential for high-powered observations. It enables detailed views of the Moon's surface, planetary features, and various deep-sky objects, making it suitable for both lunar and deep-space exploration.
  • 1900mm Focal Length: The telescope boasts an impressive focal length of 1900mm, which is achieved at a relatively slow f/15 focal ratio. This configuration allows for exceptionally clear and detailed views of celestial objects, making it ideal for planetary and lunar observations.
  • Fully Multi-Coated Lens: The optical elements of this telescope feature fully multi-coated lenses. These coatings enhance light transmission, reduce reflections, and improve image contrast and brightness. As a result, you can expect crisp and vibrant views of the night sky.
  • Mak-Cassegrain Optical Design: The telescope utilizes a Mak-Cassegrain optical design, known for its compact and versatile design. This design combines a spherical primary mirror and a corrector lens, resulting in high-resolution, aberration-free images. It's well-suited for planetary and lunar observations.
  • Twilight I Mount: The telescope comes with the Twilight I Mount, providing stable alt-azimuth tracking. This mount is easy to set up and use, making it suitable for both beginners and experienced observers.
  • 1.25" 90° Diagonal: Included in the package is a 1.25-inch 90° diagonal, which offers comfortable and convenient viewing angles. It enhances your viewing experience by allowing you to observe celestial objects comfortably from various positions.
  • Plossl 25mm Eyepiece: A Plossl 25mm eyepiece is provided, offering a moderate magnification level for a wide field of view. It's a versatile eyepiece for a variety of celestial observations.
  • Red-Dot Finder: The telescope includes a red-dot finder, which aids in accurately aligning and targeting celestial objects. It simplifies the process of locating and centering objects in the night sky.
  • Smartphone Camera Adapter: As a bonus, the package includes a smartphone camera adapter. This allows you to easily attach your smartphone to the telescope, enabling you to capture and share your celestial observations with friends and family.

                                                        What's Included:

                                                        ✓ 127mm Mak-Cassegrain Telescope

                                                        ✓ Twilight I Alt-Az Mount

                                                        ✓ Plossl 25mm Eyepiece

                                                        ✓ Red-Dot Finder

                                                        ✓ Smartphone Camera Adapter

                                                        ✓ Limited 1 year warranty


                                                        • Impressive Lens Aperture
                                                        • High Magnification Capability
                                                        • Extended Focal Length
                                                        • Advanced Lens Coating
                                                        • Optical Precision
                                                        • Steady Mounting
                                                        • Comfortable Viewing Angle
                                                        • Versatile Eyepiece
                                                        • Accurate Object Alignment
                                                        • Smartphone Imaging


                                                              Recommended Upgrade:

                                                              Upgrade your stargazing experience with the Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm f/15 Mak-Cassegrain Telescope w/ Twilight I Mount Ultimate Bundle - a Red Carpet exclusive offer!

                                                              Upgrade & Save with Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm Mak-Cassegrain - Ultimate Bundle Package - w/ Twilight I Mount & Bonus Accessories


                                                              In this Ultimate Bundle upgrade, you'll receive four invaluable bonus accessories:

                                                               ES Tirion Double-Sided Planisphere Star Map for Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm Mak-Cass Telescope w/ Twilight I Mount Ultimate Bundle

                                                              • ES Tirion Double-Sided Planisphere Star Map: for easy celestial navigation
                                                              ES R-Lite Flashlight for Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm Mak-Cass Telescope with Twilight I Mount Ultimate Bundle
                                                              • ES R-Lite Flashlight: to preserve your night vision
                                                              Discovery 2x Barlow Lens for Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm Mak-Cass Telescope with Twilight I Mount Ultimate Bundle
                                                              • Discovery 2x Barlow Lens: for enhanced magnification
                                                              Explore One Moon Filter for Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm Mak-Cass Telescope with Twilight I Mount Ultimate Bundle
                                                              • Explore One Moon Filter: for clearer lunar observations

                                                              Elevate your astronomy journey with these essential additions today!


                                                              Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm Mak-Cassegrain Telescope Product Highlight Video: 


                                                              Item Number  FL-MC1271900MAZ01
                                                              Comes With  Smartphone Adapter, One 25 mm Plossl Eyepiece, Red Dot Viewfinder, Downloadable Software
                                                              Lens Coatings  Fully Multi-Coated
                                                              Magnification  250x
                                                              Focal Length  1900mm
                                                              Focal Ratio  f/15
                                                              Adapter  Smartphone Camera adapter
                                                              Optical Diameter  127mm
                                                              Eyepiece  25mm Plossl
                                                              Mount Type  Twilight I Alt/Az

                                                              Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm Mak-Cassegrain with Twilight I Mount Product Manual:

                                                              Customer Reviews

                                                              Based on 1 review
                                                              D. N.
                                                              Excellent Mak-Cassegrain Telescope

                                                              I'm impressed with the generous Aperture on this Mak-Cassegrain Telescope. It's a compact Scope that I can easily bring up to the cottage for some deep sky viewing. The Mount is also high quality, and very simple to use. Thanks again to Red Carpet for the recommendation.