Excerpt: This is my first telescope and I am pleased with its performance. I would probably make changes to the setup routine of the scope. It is not exactly user friendly to a novice. The alignment options are not really working for me.
Pros: Compact, Easy to Use, Quality Lenses, Strong Construction
Excerpt: I've had the scope for eight months. It is an excellent product, especially for a novice like me. Overall workmanship and quality are impressive. The tripod seems very stout and I've been pleasantly surprised by the battery life when I've operated it on 8 AAs.
Pros: Easy to Use, Quality Lenses, Strong Construction
Excerpt: Just got this scope and have just started using it. The Star Align takes a few nights to work out but what a great feature. I use the two star align option. The battery pack/light is a needed option for this scope as it doesn't work without power.
Excerpt: This was purchased as a gift for the holidays. Had a few hiccups on the way (first telescope I ordered was not in stock but all was well in the end). <br />This telescope is realtively easy to use if you follow the directions carefully.
Excerpt: Had a few chances to use this scope so far and I like it. You will most likely need more eye pieces as this unit only comes with the one. Mixed results with the go to function, but I have been having troubles with cloudy skies so I have not had the time to level and other setup things while I rush...