Tag: GoTo

Orion SkyView Pro Goto (Motor Kit and Telescope Computer) and Google Sky Map

Orion SkyView Pro Goto (Motor Kit and Telescope Computer) and Google Sky Map

Indoor star tracking using Google Sky Map and my telescope’s computer (Orion Sky View Pro Goto). The calibration isn’t 100% but that’s fine for demonstration purposes. Having fun on a cloudy day Video Rating: 4 / 5

November 9, 2012 | 4 Comments More
The Meade DS 2080 LNT 80mm GOTO computerised telescope (A buyer's guide)

The Meade DS 2080 LNT 80mm GOTO computerised telescope (A buyer’s guide)

A guide to the Meade DS 2080 LNT 80mm GOTO computerised telescope. As recommended by Sir Patrick Moore! Anyone who has read the great astronomy books by Sir Patrick or watched the Sky at Night will know that he often recommends a good quality 3″ or 75mm refractor as a minimum ideal astronomy instrument. The […]

March 16, 2012 | 6 Comments More
The Sky Watcher AZ SynScan GOTO Series of Telescopes (A buyer's guide)

The Sky Watcher AZ SynScan GOTO Series of Telescopes (A buyer’s guide)

The Sky Watcher AZ SynScan GOTO Series of Telescopes (Part 1 of 2) Part 1 details the specifics of this telescope range. Part 2 details the specifics of the GOTO system. Available at: www.scopesnskies.com Presented by Robert J Dalby Produced by The Astronomy and Nature Centre in association with ARB Media Productions. Video Rating: 4 […]

March 9, 2012 | 1 Comment More
A guide to the Sky-Watcher Skyliner-400P Flextube Synscan GO-TO Parabolic Dobsonian Telescope

A guide to the Sky-Watcher Skyliner-400P Flextube Synscan GO-TO Parabolic Dobsonian Telescope

A guide to the Sky-Watcher Skyliner-400P Flextube Synscan GO-TO Parabolic Dobsonian Telescope Presented by Robert J Dalby Produced by ARB Media Productions for The Astronomy and Nature Centre Video Rating: 5 / 5 A guide to the Sky-Watcher Heritage 76 – This stunning little scope really is as good as it looks – punching well […]

March 1, 2012 | 9 Comments More
How to Buy a Telescope : Telescope Buying Guide: GoTo Mounts

How to Buy a Telescope : Telescope Buying Guide: GoTo Mounts

GoTo telescope mounts have electronic motors for both the horizontal axis and vertical axis. Learn about GoTo mounts for telescopes 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 years. […]

February 5, 2012 | 23 Comments More