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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.
FAQ About Collimating a Newtonian Telescope
- Questions on how important the answers are to the performance of the instrument.
FUSE - Continuous Viewing Zone Calculator
- Used to estimate the right ascension and declination of the continuous viewing zone.
How to Buy a Telescope
- Basics, tips, and accessories with suggested reading and articles.
- 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.
Robin Gatter's Home Page
- Cross-reference data for Meade LX200 telescope users.
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.
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