Stylish Elementary Scope Brings You One Step Closer To Understanding The Universe
This entry level astronomical telescope is created in honor of Galileo Galilei and many of history’s most notable astronomers and scientists, and it proudly displays their names around the optical tube.
A quality Dobsonian style telescope, the FirstScope features a 76 mm aperture reflector optical tube that is very easy to observe with - simply navigate the night sky by moving the tube in the direction of your desired object. Compact and lightweight, the scope can travel anywhere with you easily, yet makes a decorative accent on your bookshelf or desk when not in use.
Recommended for ages 12 and up
Aperture: 76 mm (2.99”)
Type: Dobsonian Reflector
Focal Length: 300 mm (11.81”)
Focal Ratio: 3.95
Eyepieces: 20 mm (15X), 4mm (75X)
Weight: 69 oz.
Upgrade Your Experience With An Accessories Pack Available Separately
Further improve your views of the night sky, and make it safer to transport your telescope wherever you go with this convenient accessory pack (item #3152180) also available.
The contents include a 12.5 mm Eyepiece – 1.25" to increases the power to 24x, making it easier to find and observe some objects that require more magnification in addition to a 6 mm Eyepiece – 1.25", which increases the power to 50x to boost the magnification up higher to see more detail of faint objects.
Additional contents include a moon filter to reduce brightness and improve contrast; a 5x24 Finderscope with bracket to make it easier to locate astronomical objects and "The SkyX" CD-Rom, which lets you explore and develop an understanding of basic astronomy through this full featured planetarium software capable of printing star charts, displaying beautiful astronomical photos, identifying planets and stars, and much more.
A nylon carrying bag helps carry all your accessories safely.