Reflectors

Explore Scientific has an extensive line of reflecting telescopes that are perfect for deep sky observing. A reflector uses mirrors to gather and focus light. Light enters the telescope through its open front end and travels to the concave primary mirror at the back. From there the light is reflected back up the tube to a flat secondary mirror, which sits at a 45° angle in relation to the eyepiece. Light bounces off of this secondary mirror and out through the eyepiece. Our reflector options include traditional Newtonian telescopes in a wide range of sizes and large aperture Dobsonians that are simple to set up and great for astronomy outreach.

  • National Geographic NT114CF 114mm Reflector Telescope - 80-20114
    National Geographic NT114CF 114mm Reflector Telescope - 80-20114
    $ 149.99

    National Geographic NT114CF 114mm Reflector Telescope - 80-20114

    National Geographic

    Features 114mm aperture has impressive light-gathering capability to provide excellent views of planets and bright deep sky objects. Fast focal r...

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    $ 149.99
  • Explore One Aurora II Flat Black 114mm Slow Motion AZ Mount Telescope
    Explore One Aurora II Flat Black 114mm Slow Motion AZ Mount Telescope
    $ 179.99

    Explore One Aurora II Flat Black 114mm Slow Motion AZ Mount Telescope

    Explore One

    Features This Explore One Aurora II reflector has a generous 114mm aperture that swallows up lots of light to showcase deep sky beauties like gal...

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    $ 179.99
  • National Geographic NT114CF 114mm Reflector Telescope - 80-30114
    National Geographic NT114CF 114mm Reflector Telescope - 80-30114
    $ 149.99

    National Geographic NT114CF 114mm Reflector Telescope - 80-30114

    National Geographic

    Features 2 Plossl eyepieces 26mm and 9.7mm Full-length tripod for variable heights for everyone in the family Panhandle control on alt-azimuth mo...

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    $ 149.99
  • Explore FirstLight 114mm Newtonian Telescope with Twilight Nano Mount - FL-N114500TN
    Explore FirstLight 114mm Newtonian Telescope with Twilight Nano Mount - FL-N114500TN
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    $ 229.99

    Explore FirstLight 114mm Newtonian Telescope with Twilight Nano Mount - FL-N114500TN

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    This item is currently out of stock and on backorder. Estimated restock is July 2021. Description Whether you’re looking to delve into the details...

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    $ 229.99
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  • Explore FirstLight 114mm Newtonian Telescope with EQ3 Mount - FL-N114500EQ3
    Explore FirstLight 114mm Newtonian Telescope with EQ3 Mount - FL-N114500EQ3
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    $ 279.99

    Explore FirstLight 114mm Newtonian Telescope with EQ3 Mount - FL-N114500EQ3

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    This item is currently out of stock and on backorder. Estimated restock is October 2021. Features 114mm aperture has impressive light-gathering c...

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    $ 279.99
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  • Explore One Aurora 114mm Reflector Telescope
    Explore One Aurora 114mm Reflector Telescope
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    $ 149.99

    Explore One Aurora 114mm Reflector Telescope

    Explore One

    Features Reflector has generous 114mm aperture that swallows up lots of light to showcase deep sky beauties like galaxies, nebulae and star clust...

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    $ 149.99
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  • National Geographic NG114mm Newtonian Telescope w/ Equatorial Mount
    National Geographic NG114mm Newtonian Telescope w/ Equatorial Mount
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    from $ 209.99

    National Geographic NG114mm Newtonian Telescope w/ Equatorial Mount

    National Geographic

    Features 114mm aperture has impressive light-gathering capability to provide excellent views of planets and bright deep sky objects. Fast focal r...

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    from $ 209.99
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