Explore Scientific FirstLight AR127mm White Tube Refractor Telescope with FL-EXOS2GT GoTo Mount
Whether you’re looking to delve into the details of our solar system or explore inspiring deep sky treasures, the versatile FirstLight™ series has an observing package that will fit your individual needs. Each of the combinations in this new line comes complete with all of the essentials — a telescope, a sturdy mount, an eyepiece and a red dot viewfinder. Telescope offerings include achromatic refractors ranging in aperture from 70mm to 152mm, Maksutov-Cassegrains from 100mm to 152mm, and Newtonian reflectors from 114mm to an impressive 203mm.
Mounts vary from a simple fork-mounted alt-azimuth option to a complete GOTO tracking system. As an added benefit, each package includes an adapter that allows you to use your smartphone to easily capture and share the beauty unfolding in your eyepiece. With Firstlight™, the only thing you need to provide is a desire to discover.
FirstLight AR127mm White Tube Refractor with 1200mm focal length f/9.4 telescope with White EXOS-2 GoTo German Equatorial mount; 11 lb counterweight; 2.5" Hexagonal Focuser; 2" 90° Diagonal; Plossl 25mm eyepiece; and Red-dot Finder; Smartphone Camera adapter.
Description FirstLight AR127mm White Tube Refractor with 1200mm focal length f/9.4 telescope with White EXOS2GoTo German Equatorial mount
Item Number FL-AR1271200EXOS2GT
• Smartphone Adapter
• One 25 mm Plössl Eyepiece
• Red Dot Viewfinder
• Computer Software
Focal Length 1200mm focal length
Focal Ratio f/9.4
Adapter 2.5" Hexagonal Focuser; 2" 90° Diagonal
Optical Diameter 127mm
Eyepiece 25mm Plössl Included
Mount Type FL-EXOS2 GoTo German Equatorial mount; 11lb counterweight
This Explore Scientific FirstLight FL-EXOS2GT (GoTo) German Equatorial White Mount is equipped with motors on both axes, allowing the mount to track astronomical objects accurately. The precision gears and ball bearings in both axes allow operation with a minimum of backlash at any of the nine slewing and tracking speeds. (This product replaces the former Bresser BR-EXOS2GT mount.)
A simple 1, 2, or 3 star alignment is all that is necessary to orient the scope for tracking and finding objects. The convenient hand controller has GoTo function controls and includes a 272,994 object database making this affordable mount accurate, versatile, and reliable.
The FL-EXOS2GT German Equatorial White Mount from Explore Scientific has a solid 2" stainless steel tube tripod with excellent stability and can be loaded with up to 28 pounds of equipment. The tripod can be adjusted in height from 26.8” to 42.5”.
The included 12V battery pack can be conveniently attached to the eyepiece tray and requires 8 "D" size batteries. The mount, tripod, and accessories are easy to transport and set up so you will be observing in a short time.
Package includes the FirstLight FL-EXOS2GT (GoTo) German Equatorial Mount, the tripod, a hand controller, battery pack, and one 9.9lb counterweight. The Explore Scientific Limited Warranty is one year, which converts to the Explore STAR Transferrable Extended Life of the Product Warranty, when product is registered by owner within 60 days of purchase.
NOTE: The photo shows the Bresser mount for illustration purposes, only. The Explore Scientific FirstLight FL-EXOS2GT Mount will have a very similar appearance and the same functionality.
Description Explore Scientific FL-EXOS2GT GoTo White EQ Mount
Item Number FL-EXOS2GT
Power Supply Included 12V battery pack. Requires 8 D-size batteries.
Construction Steel and aluminum components
Tripod Stainless Steel Tripod with 2" diam. stainless steel legs
Tripod adjusts from 26.8” to 42.5”
Controls Motorized controls with computerized GoTo features
Control Paddle Explore Scientific StarTracker Hand Control included
Object DataBase Incorporates 272,994 objects