Tag Archive: Compound Telescope

Mar 11

Telescope Reviews: Meade ETX90EC Telescope with Electronic Controller

Meade ETX-90EC 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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Apr 23

Telescopes vs Astronomy Binoculars

Astronomy Binoculars

When you start thinking about taking up astronomy the first thought that’ll come into your mind is to simply buy the best telescope you can afford and get started with your nightly stargazing sessions. The problem with doing this is that you’re not seeing the full picture here because you’ve automatically discounted the idea of …

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Apr 10

A Quick Guide To The Different Types of Telescopes You Can Buy

Refractor Telescope

Most people have a very stereotypical view of telescopes in terms of what they look like and what they’re capable of in the first place. The way telescopes have been marketed over the years is part of this problem, and this is doubly true of the trashscope market. If your only experience of astronomy has …

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