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Baader M68 VariLock 15-20mm #2458211

MANUFACTURER Baader Planetarium SKU (#) 2458211 WEIGHT (KG) 0.0580 OPTICAL TUBE LENGTH (MM) 15 – 20mm INNER DIAMETER / CLEAR APERTURE (MM) 65 mm OUTER DIAMETER 82,1 mm INNER CONNECTION (LENS SIDED) Dovetail ring clamp, S70 OUTER CONNECTION (EYEPIECE/-CAMERA-SIDED) Dovetail … Continue reading

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Celestron polar finderscope for CGEM, Advanced VX , CG-5 mounts #94224

Designed to fit the Celestron CGEM and AVX mounts as well as the older CG-5, the #94224 polar alignment scope is perfect for accurate polar alignment. This is a must have for accurate set up and tracking of astronomical objects. … Continue reading

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Baader UFC universal filter changer

The Baader UFC universal filter changer is an inexpensive solution for both telescopes and cameras. Large telescope-sided diameter of 65mm. Adaptable to fit both 2″ filters , unmounted 50.4mm and 50×50 square filters. Multiple accessories such as extensions and stray … Continue reading

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Skywatcher 6×30 erect image finderscope 20932. A review with a difference

Rather than look at the night sky, I deceided to give the Skywatcher 6×30 erect image angled finder a test on a nice sunny day. This lovely little finder is often overlooked by its 9×50 bigger brother, but gives fantastic … Continue reading

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celestron red dot finder for astromaster telescope S1-700-6

The replacement red dot finder for Astro master 21061 is item number S1-700-6. This specially designed for the astro master range and will not fit any other telescope. To use there is a simple on-off button – but there is … Continue reading

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Skywatcher 1.25″ 8-24mm eyepiece 20149

The Skywatcher 8-24mm zoom eyepiece is an ideal starter accessory at a sensible price. With a focal length of 8mm – 24mm it will be useful for most situations. It used for astronomy, there will be some loss of light, … Continue reading

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Ostara comfort binocular strap long version

  At approx 122cm long this strap is slightly longer than our standard version The Ostara comfort strap is an ideal replacement strap that is of a much higher standard than many nylon straps Helps make long observing sessions much … Continue reading

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View through a Celestron Starpointer Pro #51635

The image to the right shows what you see through the new Celestron Starpointer Pro. What you get is a clear double illuminated pair of red circles..The brightness of this can be adjusted. In our opinion the new Starpointer Pro … Continue reading

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Optical Hardware T2 mount for connecting SLR , DSLR cameras

T2 mounts, t-mouts, t-rings or t-adapters . There are many ways people describe this adapter. I call them a t-ring. Designed to connect many SLR or DSLR camera bodies to a telescope or spotting scope. To connect to the telescope … Continue reading

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Optical Hardware budget 1.25″ 90 degree star diagonal

The Optical Hardware 1.25″ diagonal is an ideal low cost solution for astronomy. The 90 degree angle reduces neck strain for more comfortable views of the cosmos. This version has a plastic body and no filter thread. But this does … Continue reading

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