Excerpt: This was a gift for my 10 yo grandson for Christmas . It was delivered quickly when I ordered it and in good condition. Easy to put together and lightweight enough to lift and move. It appears to be sturdy.<br /><br />Have not had enough time to see much since it has been cloudy at night.. Time will tell. My grandson loves it.
Excerpt: Good value for a beginner. The tripod is extremely sturdy and the telescope is great for terrestrial viewing but for celestial viewing I would now spending more on a telescope with larger aperture and light gathering ability.
Excerpt: This was a Christmas gift for the grandchildren. The whole experience from the research of the product to the ease of the web site to receiving the product in short time was a blessing. I can not express what a positive experience this was.
Pros: Easy to Use, Quality Lenses, Strong Construction
Excerpt: I recieved my Purchase on time but I have not opened it due it is a Christmas present, I can't wait to see the look on my grand son face, and his father. !<br /> thank you for your help. Sarah D.
Excerpt: This was my first telescope and I've moved on to some serious equipment since. I had alot of fun with this scope and learned alot. I was amazed when I could see the rings of saturn. On a truly dark night, if you know where to look, I've actually seen the whirlpool galaxy with it. Its really ment for stars and solar system viewing though.
Pros: Easy to Use, Lightweight, Strong Construction