- Fast Shipping, Same or Next Day: You made the commitment to purchase, now you want that new item fast, we get it! At High Point all in stock orders ship within 24 hours, pending internal credit card approval.Read more ...
- Unlimited Tech Support Forever: One of the many perks of being a High Point customer is that you get access to our tech support team forever! We are astronomers at heart and truly enjoy helping fellow amateurs achieve success in the field! Read more ...
- 30 Day Return Policy: Ordered the wrong product? Don't worry, we'll take the majority of our products back within 30 days of the purchase date.We want to get you into the observing setup that bests fits your needs. Read more ...
- Guaranteed Price Match: Call or email us if you find a better price on a product! Provide a link for our team to confirm the price and within a matter of seconds you'll have a price match providing the re-seller is within the USA and authorized by the manufacturer to sell the product of interest. Read more ...
- We're Your Connection To The Manufacturer: In the event there is a warranty issue with a product purchased from High Point, we will serve as the liaison between you and the Manufacturer. The net result is faster, more attentive service from the Manufacturer and an enhanced customer experience. Read more ...
Explore Scientific FirstLight 152mm Mak-Cassegrain with EXOS2GT GoTo Mount - FL-MC1521900EXOS2GT
Explore Scientific FirstLight MAK152 with EXOS2GT GoTo Mount
The Explore Scientific FirstLight™ telescope series offers versatile instruments for those interested in both exploring the details of our celestial neighborhood as well as investigating the wonders of the deep sky. This particular package contains a MAK152 f/12.5 optical tube and EXOS2GT GoTo equatorial mount, along with an assortment of necessary accessories like a 25 mm Plossl eyepiece, 2" diagonal, 2.5" Hexagonal focuser, and red dot finder. The FirstLight 152 mm Maksutov-Cassegrain also comes with a smartphone camera adapter. This allows you to easily capture and share the fascinating beauty developing in your eyepiece with others. With Firstlight™, the only requirement is a curiosity about the night sky.
The EXOS2GT mount is a German equatorial mount equipped with GoTo technology. Motors are equipped on both axes which allow the mount to move smoothly and accurately as it tracks astronomical objects. The precision gears allow for minimum backlash on all nine of the mount's slew speeds.
This mount only needs a simple 1, 2, or 3 star alignment to orient the scope.
The included tripod is a 1" stainless steel tube tripod and has an accessory tray that can be used to hold eyepieces and other accessories while observing. The accessory tray also enhances the stability of the tripod.
This refracting telescope setup is complete with a smartphone adapter, one 25mm Plossl eyepiece, a red dot viewfinder, downloadable software (follow the link below), a 2" 90° diagonal, and a built-in dew shield to slow moisture build up on the objective lends and ambient light interference.Downloadable Software
Explore Scientific FirstLight 152 mm Mak-Cass Specifications
- Focal Length: 1900 mm
- Focal Ratio: f/12.5
- Magnification: 300x
- Adapter: Smartphone camera adapter
- Optical Diameter: 152 mm
- Eyepiece: 25 mm Plossl