Beginner's Telescopes

This telescope buying guide provides information and equipment listings for all types of refractor and reflector telescopes for all levels, from budding astronomer to the more experienced astronomer looking for a larger, more advanced 'scope.

Binoculars and telescopes and other astronomy equipment and accessories are the core of amateur astronomy. A good pair of binoculars is what introduced me to the pleasures of stargazing many moons ago and only after a couple of years scanning the skies did I graduate to a telescope. That was one of the department store 60mm telescopes we're all warned about, but my folks didn't know any better, and to a 12-year old kid, it opened up the universe.
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Orion #08976 StarBlast ALTAZ Mount Tripod - New!

  • Attach this tripod to the StarBlast AutoTracker Mount for comfortable use wherever you go - no table required!
  • Adjustable tripod legs feature two extendable sections with robust lock lever clamps
  • Tripod provides height range of 18.5" to

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Orion #08975 StarBlast ALTAZ Auto Tracker Table Top Mount

  • Lightweight and portable motorized telescope mount capable of automatic tracking of astronomical objects as they appear to migrate across the night sky
  • Upgradable to full GoTo operation using either the Orion Synscan Wifi Adapter or the

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Celestron 2" Luminos 2.5x Barlow with 1.25" stepdown adapter
Lightly used, no dings or scratches, never dropped.

Compression rings won't damage eyepieces when securing them in place.
Comes with leather pouch, no hard shell case.
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Takahashi Sky 90 Telescope. Used but in great condition. Comes with soft case, tripod and other extras not included.

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This is a set of made ma telescope lenses in the case they are six mmmm 12 mm 17 mm 20 mm and 25 M M with paperwork buyer to pay $7.50 shipping and the Continental USA payment by PayPal and do within 5 days …

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Astromania 2" ED 2X Dual Power Telescope Barlow Lens for Telescopes.

Opened box item in excellent condition.

“Opened box” or “New Other” condition applies to products that are often in store or online returns that have not been used or were lightly previewed and returned. …

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                                                               1.25'' /31.7mm 2X Barlow Lens M28.6*0.6 Thread for Standard Telescope Eyepiece!

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Meade EQ-2 Mount Head with CW Bar & Extension Cables & Aluminum Tripod

  EQ-2 mounting head & tripod.  This is the head with the counterweight bar, 5 pound counterweight & slo-mo extension cables.  
Here is what you get: The complete mount head with RA and …

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Brand New SkyWatcher S30300 EQ6-R Pro Mount

- TRIPOD Not Included

- comes with mount and controller

EQ6-R GoTo mount. EQ mount with 45lbs payload capacity. Belt drive, internal DSLR trigger, carry handle, illuminated polar scope and 42,000 object data base.Motor Type : Stepper

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Orion #10105 VersaGo II ALTAZ Mount - New!

  • Ultra-stable, easy-to-operate altazimuth grab-and-go tripod for small to medium sized telescopes
  • The VersaGo II's 15 lb. load capacity makes it an excellent Alt-Az foundation for telescopes up to about 6" in aperture
  • Strong but lightweight aluminum channel-leg

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