Explore Scientific FirstLight 80mm Refractor with Twilight Nano Mount

  • Aperture: 80mm (3")
  • Focal Ratio: f/8
  • Focal Length: 640mm
  • Optical Design: Achromatic Refractor
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Explore Scientific FirstLight 80mm Refractor with Twilight Nano Mount

The Firstlight series of telescopes was designed with beginners in mind, and the AR80 is a brilliant example of that principle and quality. This 80mm achromatic refractor has an f/8 focal ratio and comes mounted on the excellent Twilight Nano Alt-Azimuth mount. It is simple to pick up this telescope system, take it wherever you need to, and get started on observing the majesty of the night sky at your convenience. This system is ready to go, and the Alt-Azimuth mount is extremely simple to use.

As an added benefit, this 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.


Aperture80 mm (3.25")
Focal Length640mm
Focal Ratiof/8
Free ShippingYes
Head DesignAltitude Azimuth
ManufacturerExplore Scientific
Optical DesignDoublet


  • 80mm Firstlight Refractor
  • Twilight Nano Alt-Azimuth Mount
  • Smartphone Adapter
  • One (1) 25mm Plossl Eyepiece
  • Red Dot ViewFinder
  • Computer Software