Explore Scientific FirstLight 114 mm Newtonian Telescope - Twilight Nano Alt/Az Mount
- Large 114 mm aperture has lots of light-gathering power for revealing looks at galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters as well as lunar and planetary features
- Newtonian Reflector Telescope
- Simple Twilight Nano mount with an altitude slow motion adjustment knob makes it easy to smoothly move the telescope and track objects
- Full size tripod includes accessory tray to keep eyepieces handy and provides extra stability
- Comes with a 25 mm Plossl eyepiece and a red dot viewfinder to aid in object location
- Included adapter lets observers use their smart device to capture and share images
This Explore Scientific FirstLight 114 mm Newtonian Reflector Telescope with a Twilight Nano Alt/Az manually-operated Mount is a great observing package for those new to the hobby of astronomy. It is also great as a light weight, easy to set up telescope combination to take on a quick trip to a favorite observing site. This 114 mm Newtonian FirstLight Telescope will be a favorite with all your family members.
What a great introductory telescope for deep-sky observing! The Explore Scientific 4.5" short-tube Newtonian telescope offers enough light-gathering to see bright galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters as well as solar system favorites like Saturn, Jupiter, Mars, the Moon and more! With a 500 mm focal length and fast f/4.3 focal ratio, you will find this easy to use Newtonian to be portable and capable of displaying wide-field images of the night sky.
The manual Twilight Nano Alt/Az Mount is easy to set up, light weight, and very simple to use, requiring no electric power. This FirstLight Newtonian Reflector Telescope from Explore Scientific has a 114 mm aperture primary mirror with a focal length of 500 mm. It has a focal ratio of f/4.3 for a good wide field of view of the heavens. It includes a handy manual Twilight Nano Alt/Az mount with slow motion adjust on the elevation and pan handle adjust for Az; Aluminum tripod; 40 mm draw tube focuser; one 1.25" 25 mm Plossl eyepiece; an HD119 Red-dot Finder; and a Smartphone Camera adapter.
|Comes With:||Smartphone Adapter, Red Dot Viewfinder, Downloadable Software|
|Mirror:||Parabolic Primary Mirror|
|Focal Length:||500 mm|
|Adapter:||40 mm draw tube focuser|
|Optical Diameter:||114 mm|
|Eyepiece (Included):||1.25" 25 mm Plossl eyepieces|
|Mount Type:||Manual Twilight Nano Alt/Az mount; Aluminum tripod|