Telescopes

Category Archives: Telescopes

How to choose a telescope

How to choose a telescope SkyWatcher Skyhawk-1145P We hear this question frequently from our customers: “This will be my first telescope, but there are so many to choose from, so I would need some advise about how to choose a telescope…” Then I would ask couple of questions to make sure we go into the correct direction… The question, “what sort of budget you have” or “how much were you planning to spend” might be not that easy to answer, once you know that some telescopes might not serve you as well as others for a certain purpose…, never-the-less it’ll give me an idea about what types of telescopes to discuss with you… Another important question is whether you want to do any astro photography or not.… Read more »

How to put together a medium value telescope package for a beginner amateur astronomer

How to put together a medium value telescope package for a beginner amateur astronomer Celestron NexStar 6 SE Schmidt-Cassegrain Reflector Telescope This article came together when I helped one of our customers to answer the question of how to put together a medium value telescope package for him who was a beginner amateur astronomer.… Read more »

Celestron Starsense Accessory

Celestron Starsense Accessory for Celestron Nexstar 6SE telescope Celestron StarSense Accessory for Celestron Computerized Telescopes We are expecting the first delivery of the Starsense Accessory into the UK very shortly, although unfortunately it’ll be enough only to fulfill the first wave of orders… Never-the-less it marks the start of a new era in astronomy for many Celestron computerised mount users and also gives hope that very soon the Starsense Accessory will become a stock item.… Read more »

SUBMIT YOUR REVIEW FOR A VOUCHER

SUBMIT YOUR REVIEW FOR A VOUCHER (rules have been amended on 6 Oct 2013: deadline extended) We have now this blog plus two more blogs about microscopes and telescopes as well: http://www.365binoculars.com http://www.365microscopes.com We know there is not much information there yet, but the plan is to submit our own reviews, probably 2-4 per month or so, plus from 1 Oct until 31 Dec 2013 we will be giving away £10 and £20 vouchers for submitted reviews… Conditions: 1.… Read more »