A fantastic beginner telescope the whole family will enjoy that’s lightweight, easy to set up 76mm (3″) aperture reflector telescope is large enough for wonderful views of the Moon, rings of Saturn, moons orbiting Jupiter, and even some brighter nebulas Stable altazimuth mount and tripod provides smooth motion in both altitudes (up/down) and azimuth (left/right) axes of motion
If you’re looking for an affordable entry-level telescope for that beginning astronomy enthusiast, our SciComm 76mm Altazimuth Reflector is a perfect choice. Great for all-around stargazing, this highly portable, uncomplicated telescope is just the right size and weight for the entire family. This is a quality telescope, with a 3″ (76mm) glass primary mirror which collects light for detailed views of the night sky. The rack-and-pinion focuser accepts standard 1.25″ eyepieces. Two Kellner eyepieces, a low-power 25mm (28x) and a high-power 10mm (70x) with anti-reflection coating are included. A red-dot sight mounted on the telescope tube helps zero-in on targets in the sky. The altazimuth mount is lightweight and easy to use. To aim it, simply move it up or down or left or right. An adjustable, aluminium tripod with accessory tray is also included. This telescope comes with the useful SciComm Planisphere and SciComm App to help you identify the interesting lunar features like craters and valleys you can see through the telescope. This petite reflector telescope is a great choice for beginners who are curious about space and the stars. The telescope’s 3″ aperture (or diameter) gathers a good amount of light from the night sky, for impressively bright and detailed views of celestial wonders. This is a genuine reflector telescope that will help foster a lifetime of appreciation for science and astronomy.