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How to Buy a Telescope : Telescope Buying Guide: What to Avoid

How to Buy a Telescope : Telescope Buying Guide: What to Avoid

When buying a telescope, be wary of inflated magnification claims and wobbly tripods. Shop wisely for telescopes with the buying tips in this free video on home astronomy from a telescope salesperson. Expert: Jesse Sturgeon Bio: Jesse Sturgeon has served as a sales and customer service representative for Anacortes Telescope in Anacortes, Wash. for several […]

January 17, 2012 | 14 Comments More
Meade 81011 Travel View 20 - 60x60MM Zoom Spotting Scope Reviews

Meade 81011 Travel View 20 – 60x60MM Zoom Spotting Scope Reviews

Meade 81011 Travel View 20 – 60x60MM Zoom Spotting Scope Designed For Sportsmen, Bird Watchers & Camping Enthusiasts waterproof & Rubber Armor Protects From Minor Bumps & Water Damage Fully Coated Lenses bk-7 Prisms For Optical Performance 60Mm Objective Lens Provides 20X – 60X Zoom Magnification 60mm Objective Lens, Fully Coated, Waterproof. Included accessories: Hard […]

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Celestron 21068 SkyScout Scope 90mm Telescope with Sky Scout Mounting Braket

Celestron 21068 SkyScout Scope 90mm Telescope with Sky Scout Mounting Braket

Celestron 21068 SkyScout Scope 90mm Telescope with Sky Scout Mounting Braket 90mm refractor optical design with all coated glass optics and 660mm (f/7) focal length for crisp, clear images Quick and easy no tool setup Erect image 6×30 finderscope with quick-release bracket Erect image optics are ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use Convenient pan handleccurate […]

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Vivitar Telescope with Tripod

Vivitar Telescope with Tripod

Vivitar Telescope with Tripod Includes telescope and tripod Interchangeable 50X and 100X eyepiece lenses 3X finder scope to locate objects faster Lightweight and durable aluminum construction Get a closer look with the Vivitar Refractor Telescope and Tripod. It makes a great companion at sporting events, under the night sky, or on a bird watching trek. […]

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Celestron SkyMaster Giant 15x70 Binoculars with Tripod Adapter Reviews

Celestron SkyMaster Giant 15×70 Binoculars with Tripod Adapter Reviews

Celestron SkyMaster Giant 15×70 Binoculars with Tripod Adapter Multi-coated optics Large aperture perfect for low light conditions and stargazing Tripod adapter 13 mm (0.51 in) long eye relief ideal for eyeglass wearers Diopter adjustment for fine focusing Celestron and ;s SkyMaster Series of large aperture binoculars are a phenomenal value for high performance binoculars ideal […]

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BARSKA 40070 Starwatcher Compact Refractor Telescope with Table Top Tripod And Carrying Case

BARSKA 40070 Starwatcher Compact Refractor Telescope with Table Top Tripod And Carrying Case

BARSKA 40070 Starwatcher Compact Refractor Telescope with Table Top Tripod And Carrying Case Entry-level telescope with 300x power and 400mm focal length Coated glass optics for enhanced image brightness Interchangeable eyepieces with 3x Barlow lenses for versatility Includes beginner’s version of Deepsky Astronomy software Adjustable tripod and soft carrying case; limited lifetime warranty Max power: […]

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CELESTRON Powerseeker 50 Refractor Telescope

CELESTRON Powerseeker 50 Refractor Telescope

CELESTRON Powerseeker 50 Refractor Telescope Optical Design – Refractor Aperture – 50mm Focal Length – 600mm F-Number – 12 Finderscope – 5×24 The Celestron┬« PowerSeeker 50 telescope is a great way to open up the wonders of the universe to the aspiring astronomer. It’s portable yet powerful with ample optical performance to excite any newcomer […]

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A Quick Guide to Understanding How Telescopes Work

A Quick Guide to Understanding How Telescopes Work

If you are new to being a telescope owner or if you are considering making your own, then you will want to know all you can about telescopes and how they work. This article will give you a quick guide to understanding how telescopes work. It is important to know that every telescope pretty much […]

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Kids Telescopes Buying Guide

Kids Telescopes Buying Guide

If your kid shows some signs of being inquisitive for he frequently ask you questions that are mostly unexpected, you should be aware that you need to give him proper consideration and try to assess what you can do with him. If he starts to ask you questions about the world up there in the […]

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Telescope Buying Guide

Telescope Buying Guide

There is an old saying that goes “the best telescope is the one that you will actually use.” When someone decides to buy a telescope, they almost always are drawn to the more expensive, more powerful models that come with all sorts of extra features like star finders and astronomy books. However more often than […]

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