The world’s most beloved telescope! The classic, 8-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain revolutionized amateur astronomy in the 1970s. Large, 8-inch aperture with excellent light-gathering ability Fully automated, GoTo mount with database of 40,000+ celestial objects SkyAlign technology gets your telescope aligned and ready to observe in minutes.
Supremely compact, "grab and go" Maksutov-Cassegrain scope Open design, free of a front corrector plate, eliminates dew concerns Easily adapted for terrestrial use with an optional 45° image erector inserted to flip mirror's straight-through viewing path
Quick and easy no-tool set up All coated glass optical elements for clear, crisp images Erect image diagonal so that your views are correctly oriented The telescope and tripod fit inside the custom backpack (included) for easy traveling and storage
The AC 120/1000 telescope Powerful refractor Adjustable objective lens cell High contrast images and reduced chromatic aberration 2" focuser Well suited to astrophotography Prism rail for quick mounting of optics