This category deals with all aspects of owning and using an amateur telescope. It looks at getting the most out of your existing telescope and what accessories might be needed.
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The Telescope Review Web Site
Beginner's advice and articles, and telescope, eyepiece and accessory reviews.
All About Telescopes
Information on refracting, reflecting and radio telescopes, details on amateur telescopes, eyepieces, mounts, lenses and software.
Amateur Telescope Optics
Presents information on aberrations, obstruction effects, and reflecting, refracting, and catadioptric objectives, and the eyepiece and eye.
Collimating Newtonian Optics
Consists of two steps: aiming the eyepiece axis at the center of the primary, and aiming the primary at the center of the eyepiece.
The ETX 70 Homepage
Information for specific support given to users of the Meade ETX 70 Telescope and astrophotography with the LPI/DSI Imagers.
Contains practicals, mounts, eyepiece cases, dew shields, ATM's, star charts, and mini's.
Reviews, knowledgebase, gallery, FAQ, message forum, classifieds, store, and links.
Measuring Reflectivity of Secondary Mirrors
Article by Dave Scherping.
Mike Barrell's Astronomy Page
Equipment information, alignment tips, images, planet finder, ham radio/WB9DLC, and links.
The Naperville Astronomical Association - Telescope Calculator
NexStar Resource Site
Users guide, observer list, downloads, PC control, firmware, odds and ends, equipment reviews alignment guides, tracking test, and links.
Seven tips on a wide variety of topics.
The Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope Web Site
Basics, observing, tips, photo basics, glossaries, and links.
Telescope Buyer's Guide
Finding a way through the maze of ads, catalogs, claims and counter claims about which is best or the least expensive.
Last update:September 11, 2016 at 7:45:05 UTC