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Explore Scientific FirstLight 152mm Mak-Cassegrain Telescope

SKU FL-MC1521900
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Explore Scientific FirstLight 152mm f/12.5 Mak-Cassegrain Telescope - FL-MC1521900

Presenting the Explore Scientific FirstLight 127mm f/15 Mak-Cassegrain Telescope.

Whether your astronomical pursuits take you on a journey through our solar system or into the mesmerizing depths of deep space, this versatile telescope from the FirstLight series is tailored to meet your individual needs.

Each package in this new lineup includes all the essentials: a telescope, a sturdy mount, an eyepiece, and a red dot viewfinder.

The telescope offerings encompass a range of options, including achromatic refractors with apertures from 70mm to 152mm, Maksutov-Cassegrains spanning from 100mm to 152mm, and Newtonian reflectors from 114mm to an impressive 203mm.

As an added bonus, every package includes an adapter that seamlessly connects your smartphone, allowing you to effortlessly capture and share the captivating celestial beauty you encounter through the eyepiece.

With FirstLight, the only thing you need to bring to the universe is your innate desire to discover.

The FirstLight MAK127mm White Tube Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope features a 1900mm focal length with an f/15 ratio.

It includes a 1.25" 90° Diagonal for comfortable viewing, a Plossl 25mm eyepiece for exceptional image quality, a Red-dot Finder for quick target acquisition, and a Smartphone Camera adapter for hassle-free astrophotography.



  • 152mm Objective Lens: This telescope is equipped with a generous 152mm (6 inches) objective lens. The substantial aperture allows for exceptional light-gathering capacity, ensuring that celestial objects are vividly illuminated and appear in clear detail.
  • 299x Highest Useful Magnification: With a maximum useful magnification of up to 299x, this telescope enables close-up observations of celestial targets. It is well-suited for detailed views of planets, lunar features, and deep-sky objects.
  • 1900mm Focal Length: Featuring a lengthy 1900mm focal length with an f/12.5 focal ratio, this telescope provides a platform for high-magnification and detailed observations. It is particularly suitable for planetary and lunar viewing.
  • EMD Enhanced Multi-Layer Deposition Coatings: The telescope's optics feature EMD coatings. This advanced optical coating technology maximizes light transmission, minimizes glare, and enhances image contrast. The result is sharp, high-contrast, and true-color views of celestial objects.
  • 2.5" Hexagonal Focuser: Equipped with a 2.5" hexagonal focuser, this telescope allows for precise and smooth focusing adjustments. This ensures that you can achieve optimal sharpness and clarity when observing celestial objects.
  • 2" 90° Diagonal: The package includes a 2" 90° Diagonal for comfortable and ergonomic viewing. It positions the eyepiece at a convenient angle for extended observations.
  • Quality Plossl Eyepiece: Included in the package is a Plossl 25mm eyepiece, renowned for its exceptional image quality and comfortable viewing experience.
  • Red-Dot Finder: This telescope features a Red-dot Finder, which simplifies the process of locating and centering celestial objects. It ensures efficient and hassle-free targeting.
  • Smartphone Camera Adapter: The package also includes a Smartphone Camera adapter, enabling you to effortlessly connect your smartphone to the telescope. This feature facilitates easy celestial image and video capture.

                                                                What's Included:

                                                                ✓ Explore Scientific 152mm Mak-Cassegrain Telescope

                                                                ✓ Plossl 25mm eyepiece

                                                                ✓ Red-dot finder

                                                                ✓ Smartphone camera adapter

                                                                ✓ Limited 1 year warranty



                                                                Item Number  FL-MC1521900
                                                                Comes With  Smartphone Adapter, One 25 mm Plossl Eyepiece, Red Dot Viewfinder, Downloadable Software
                                                                Lens Coatings  EMD Enhanced Multi-Layer Deposition Coatings
                                                                Focal Length  1900mm
                                                                Focal Ratio  f/12.5
                                                                Adapter  40mm draw tube focuser; 1.25" 90° Diagonal
                                                                Optical Diameter  152mm
                                                                Eyepiece  25mm Plossl

                                                                Explore Scientific 152mm Mak-Cassegrain Telescope Product Manual:

                                                                Customer Reviews

                                                                Based on 2 reviews
                                                                Tom H.
                                                                5 star service🤓!

                                                                This is the first time I have dealt with a dealer on a ‘virtual’ basis rather than ‘face to face’ in a physical store!
                                                                So far I am very pleased with the result - Matt and David responded very promptly by e-mail and telephone to all my enquires on my scope purchase
                                                                As for the scope itself Ihave been assured by 2 RASC members that I am in for a treat once the finder (red dot) which was supplied will be replaced by an optical finder when a universal finder base arrives ( personal preference)
                                                                A satisfied customer!🤓
                                                                Tom Hanson

                                                                Michael B.
                                                                Explore Scientific FirsrLight 152mm f/12.5 Maksoutov-Cassegrain Telescope

                                                                As a beginner in astronomy the telescope fit my needs for terrestrial and planetary viewing.
                                                                Reasonable shipping time.