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Keep looking up!
Embrace the infinite mystery of the universe, explore the stars and discover the wonders beyond our world.
Based out of Springdale, Arkansas, Explore Scientific is an optics company committed to designing, building, and selling high-quality observation instruments and accessories for all skill levels.
The company was founded in 2008 with a mission to make astronomy and other sciences more accessible by giving enthusiasts of all skill levels the tools and guidance they need to explore the world around and the skies above.
Scott Roberts – ES President
Explore Scientific was born from Scott’s 30+ years of experience in astronomy optics, fueled by his boundless passion for the cosmos.
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.
“Love my ES scope.” – Jessica
Jessica observes the Transit of Mercury with her Explore FirstLight AR102 telescope & safe solar filter during New York outreach event.
Fast focal ratio (f/4.6) shortens exposure times for deep sky photography.
Sturdy, German equatorial mount, which is designed to smoothly track celestial objects as they journey across the sky, has two flexible shafts for precise guiding and a counterweight (2 ½ lbs) that provides necessary balance. Full size tripod includes accessory tray to keep eyepieces handy and provide additional stability.
Model comes with a 25mm Plössl eyepiece and a red dot viewfinder to aid in object location.
Included adapter helps observers use their smart device to capture and share images.
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