Category Archive: Meade Telescope

Jan 13

What Do You Know About Meade Telescopes?

Meade 628

Unlike their main competitors – Orion and Celestron – Meade had a very different but very direct start in the business of creating and selling telescopes to amateur astronomers. In fact Meade Telescopes started out as a one-man operation (run by a guy called John Diebel) in 1972, selling refracting telescopes by mail-order from magazine …

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Mar 11

Telescope Reviews: Meade ETX90EC Telescope with Electronic Controller

Meade ETX90EC Telescope

If you’ve been involved in astronomy for any length of time, or even just interested in the subject, then you’ll have heard of Meade Instruments by now and the telescopes they make. That’s because Meade aren’t newcomers to telescopes and have been in business since 1972 when John Diebel first started supplying low-cost refractor telescopes …

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