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Explore Scientific  |  SKU: FL-N130600MAZ01

Explore FirstLight 130mm f/4.6 Newtonian Telescope with Twilight I Mount

$579.99 $695.99

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Explore FirstLight 130mm f/4.6 Newtonian Telescope with Twilight I Mount

 

Features

  • 130mm / 5.1" Aperture
  • 600mm Focal Length
  • f/4.6 Focal Ratio
  • Fully Multi-Coated Optics
  • 1.25" Rack-and-Pinion Focuser
  • 25mm Plossl Eyepiece
  • Twilight I Alt-Az Mount
  • Dual-Axis Slow Motion Cables
  • Red Dot Finderscope
  • Smartphone Eyepiece Adapter
  • 2" Stainless Steel Tripod with Accessory Tray

 

Discover the Universe with the Explore FirstLight 130mm Telescope

Unlock the secrets of the night sky with the Explore FirstLight 130mm f/4.6 Newtonian Telescope, paired with the robust Twilight I Mount. Designed for astronomers at the beginning of their cosmic journey, this telescope combines power, precision, and portability, making it your ideal companion for exploring the moon's craters, planets' details, and the faint glow of distant galaxies.

Precision Engineering for Stellar Observations

At the heart of the Explore FirstLight is its Newtonian reflector design, featuring a high-quality rack-and-pinion focuser at the forefront of its optical tube. This design ensures sharp, detailed images. Coupled with adjustable mounting rings, the telescope offers unparalleled flexibility, allowing you to position the eyepiece precisely for the best observational experience.

Manual Twilight I Mount for Seamless Tracking

The telescope comes equipped with the Twilight I alt-azimuth mount, providing manual control over dual-axis movements. Whether you're tracing the arc of planets or following the slow dance of deep-sky objects, the dual-axis control cables offer smooth, responsive tracking, enriching your stargazing sessions.

Smartphone Adapter for Astrophotography Beginners

Step into the world of astrophotography with ease. The included smartphone adapter transforms your telescope into a powerful tool for capturing celestial wonders. Share the beauty of the cosmos with friends and family, or keep a visual log of your discoveries, all with your smartphone.

Embark on Your Astronomical Journey

With the Explore FirstLight 130mm Newtonian Telescope, all you need is a passion for discovery. Whether you're gazing at the moon's rugged landscape, unraveling the mysteries of planets, or venturing beyond into the deep sky, this telescope is your gateway to the wonders of the universe.

  • High-Quality Optics: Featuring a 130mm aperture with a f/4.6 focal length, our Newtonian reflector telescope provides sharp, detailed views of celestial objects.
  • Versatile Viewing: The rack-and-pinion focuser and adjustable mounting rings enable easy eyepiece positioning, enhancing your viewing comfort.
  • Twilight I Mount: Navigate the night sky with ease using the manual Twilight I alt-azimuth mount, equipped with dual-axis control cables for smooth tracking of celestial bodies.
  • Smartphone Adapter Included: Share your astronomical discoveries with friends and family using the included smartphone adapter, turning your observations into stunning snapshots.
  • Complete Astronomy Package: Comes with a Plossl 25mm eyepiece for expansive sky views and a red-dot finder for easy navigation, ensuring you have everything you need to start your celestial journey.

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Explore FirstLight 130mm f/4.6 Newtonian Telescope with Twilight I Mount | FL-N130600MAZ01 | 812257018130

Explore FirstLight 130mm f/4.6 Newtonian Telescope with Twilight I Mount

$579.99 $695.99

Magnification

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Aperture

130 mm | 5.1"

Focal Length

600 mm

Focal Ratio

f/4.6

Field of View

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Optics

Fully multi-coated

Barrel Size

1.25"

Dimensions

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Weight

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