This section 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. Telescope Owner Resources Amateur Astronomy Science.
- The Telescope Review Web Site www
Beginner's advice and articles, Telescope Review Web Site, and telescope, eyepiece and accessory reviews.
- Information All About Telescopes www
Information on refracting, About Telescopes, reflecting and radio telescopes, details on amateur telescopes, eyepieces, mounts, lenses and software. All About Telescopes.
- Presents Amateur Telescope Optics www
Presents information on aberrations, Telescope Optics, obstruction effects, and reflecting, refracting, and catadioptric objectives, and the eyepiece and eye. Amateur Telescope Optics.
- Information The ETX 70 Homepage www
Information for specific support given to users of the Meade ETX 70 Telescope and astrophotography with the LPI/DSI Imagers. The ETX 70 Homepage.
- Article Measuring Reflectivity of Secondary Mirrors www
Article by Dave Scherping. Measuring Reflectivity of Secondary Mirrors.
- Reviews, LXD55 www
Reviews, LXD55, knowledgebase, gallery, FAQ, message forum, classifieds, store, and links. LXD55.
- Contains How-to Articles www
Contains practicals, Articles, mounts, eyepiece cases, dew shields, ATM's, star charts, and mini's. How-to Articles.
- Users NexStar Resource Site www
Users guide, Resource Site, observer list, downloads, PC control, firmware, odds and ends, equipment reviews alignment guides, tracking test, and links. NexStar Resource Site.
- Cross-reference Robin Gatter's Home Page www
Cross-reference data for Meade LX200 telescope users. Robin Gatter's Home Page.
- A The Naperville Astronomical Association - Telescope Calculator www
- Used FUSE - Continuous Viewing Zone Calculator www
Used to estimate the right ascension and declination of the continuous viewing zone. FUSE - Continuous Viewing Zone Calculator.
- Basics, The Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope Web Site www
Basics, Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope Web Site, observing, tips, photo basics, glossaries, and links. The Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope Web Site.
- Questions FAQ About Collimating a Newtonian Telescope www
Questions on how important the answers are to the performance of the instrument. FAQ About Collimating a Newtonian Telescope.
- Seven Observing Tips www
Seven tips on a wide variety of topics. Observing Tips.
- Guides, Telescope SA - The Cosmos Through your Eyes www
Guides, - The Cosmos Through your Eyes, how to's, and tips. Telescope SA - The Cosmos Through your Eyes.
- Consists Collimating Newtonian Optics www
Consists of two steps: aiming the eyepiece axis at the center of the primary, Newtonian Optics, and aiming the primary at the center of the eyepiece. Collimating Newtonian Optics.
- Equipment Mike Barrell's Astronomy Page www
Equipment information, Barrell's Astronomy Page, alignment tips, images, planet finder, ham radio/WB9DLC, and links. Mike Barrell's Astronomy Page.
- Basics, How to Buy a Telescope www
Basics, Buy a Telescope, tips, and accessories with suggested reading and articles. How to Buy a Telescope.
- Finding Telescope Buyer's Guide www
Finding a way through the maze of ads, Buyer's Guide, catalogs, claims and counter claims about which is best or the least expensive. Telescope Buyer's Guide.
- Discussions, Telescope Forums www
Discussions, Forums, opinions, and reviews on equipment and accessories including books and software. Telescope Forums.
- Discussion Meade DS Telescopes www
Discussion for DS users and owners. Meade DS Telescopes.
- Article Sky & Telescope: How to Start Right in Astronomy www
Article discussing ways to getting started and learning astronomy. Sky & Telescope: How to Start Right in Astronomy.
- Discusses So You Wanna Buy a Telescope www
Discusses telescopes, You Wanna Buy a Telescope, types, buying, and accessories. So You Wanna Buy a Telescope.
- Objective Cloudy Nights Telescope Reviews www
Objective reviews for equipment and accessories submitted by astronomers, Nights Telescope Reviews, articles, classifieds, and forums. Cloudy Nights Telescope Reviews.
- Reviews Affordable Astronomy Equipment Reviews www
Reviews of inexpensive equipment and accessories sorted by type. Affordable Astronomy Equipment Reviews.
- Supporting Astronomy Awards www
Supporting the hobby related web sites throughout world. Astronomy Awards.
- What's Stargazing Network www
What's new, Network, mini-FAQ, and table of contents. Stargazing Network.
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Alexa Directory Top Sites: Telescope Owner Resources Amateur
- DMOZ: Telescope Owner Resources Amateur
dmoz.org Directory: Telescope Owner Resources Amateur