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Agena 1.25
Agena 1.25" Cheshire Collimating Eyepiece for Refractors
5.0
Works well
Worked well for my refractor. Unscrew the crosshairs and the lens reflections are easy to see.
Blue Fireball 1.25
Blue Fireball 1.25" to 2" Eyepiece Adapter # E-05
5.0
Works well
I got this to use a 2” barreled 18mm Explore Scientific 82 afov eyepiece with my Vixen 130 Newtonian which only has a 1.25” eyepiece barrel. It works great!
Blue Fireball T Thread Camera Adapter for Prime Focus Photography - 1.25
Blue Fireball T Thread Camera Adapter for Prime Focus Photography - 1.25" # P-01
5.0
T-thread camera adapter
Machining and finish are good. It fits well.
GSO 1.25
GSO 1.25" 2.5x Apochromatic Barlow Lens # BL251
5.0
Excellent value!
I compared the GSO 2.5x apo barlow to a TeleVue 2x I had. First, this barlow functions as a 2.1x barlow, not a 2.5x. In any event, on Almach, the beautiful pair was easily separated in my 17mm Sterling Plossl and looked simply beautiful, orange prima...
Bob's Knobs for Celestron C6 f/10 Secondary with Metric Collimation Screw Threads # C6
Bob's Knobs for Celestron C6 f/10 Secondary with Metric Collimation Screw Threads # C6
5.0
Simple and effective
All SCTs should have these... they make colimation much easier without needing to be on the front of the scope. You see the changes immediately as you turn the knob.
Farpoint Carey Focus Mask for Telescopes With Dew Shield or Front End Diameter from 2.5
Farpoint Carey Focus Mask for Telescopes With Dew Shield or Front End Diameter from...
4.0
Gets the job done
Its ok but could be improved. I placed it on my sct when there was a bit of dew. A fine black dust came off the mask and made a mess of the corrector plate. Also, once on its difficult to grab and lift it off.
Agena Flexible Slow Motion Cable with Rosette Handle - 11.5
Agena Flexible Slow Motion Cable with Rosette Handle - 11.5"
5.0
Great Service
Order processed and shipped quickly. I will be ordering from Agena again.
GSO Primary Mirror Cell for 10
GSO Primary Mirror Cell for 10" Mirrors (with Cooling Fan)
5.0
Outstanding Mirror Holder
I decided to buy this item instead of building one and could not be happier. It is a quality product and I plan to buy other telescope accessories from this company. Good job guys!
GSO 1.25
GSO 1.25" 90-deg 99% Dielectric Mirror Diagonal with Compression Ring
4.0
Nice GSO Diagonal
Needed another good 1 1/4" diagonal. I purchased a GSO 1 1/4" diagonal with a compression ring. This is a nice good quality diagonal and I use it all of the time.
Agena Eyepiece Container - 105x120mm
Agena Eyepiece Container - 105x120mm
4.0
Eye piece containers
These are great containers. I especially like the foam padding in both ends which provides that extra layer of cushion for your eyepiece. The only reason for the 4 rating is that one of the containers I received was very hard to open and close at fir...
Baader Planetarium Fringe-Killer Filter
Baader Planetarium Fringe-Killer Filter
5.0
Works fine for me.
It gets rid of most of the blue/purple color in my 102mm f/5 refractor. Has just a slight yellow color in use.
GSO 2
GSO 2" Crayford Focuser for Refractors - Dual Speed (with 96.6mm Telescope Adapter)
4.0
Nice focuser but be very careful with rotating feature.
Hi, I love this focuser. Very nice. I have to say it's everything I want in a focuser. BUT, you have to make sure that the rotating feature has it's set screw set properly, and that it and the thumb screw have a solid hold on the back end o...
GSO 2
GSO 2" 90-deg 99% Quartz Dielectric Mirror Diagonal for Refractors
5.0
GSO 2" diagonal
Works as advertised. Excellent views. Holds all my 2" eyepieces securely. Nice product at a very reasonable price.
William Optics Red Dot Finder with Quick Release Bracket # M-RDF-P
William Optics Red Dot Finder with Quick Release Bracket # M-RDF-P
5.0
great 1x finder
I already had another one of these as well as some similar models from other manufacturers. the other ones didn't dim enough, had poor resolution or non-positive adjustments so when I needed a new 1x finder for my C8 I went straight to the WO un...
Telrad Replacement Potentiometer # 3004
Telrad Replacement Potentiometer # 3004
5.0
New life for an old telrad
Straightforward replacement for a broken rheostat. Easily installed and with just a touch of the soldering iron... a 5 minute job.
GSO 2
GSO 2" Crayford Focuser for Refractors - Dual Speed (with 86.4mm Telescope Adapter)
5.0
GSO 86.4MM CRAYFORD FOCUSER
This focuser screams quality at you when you open up the box that it ships in. It's a heavy, well machined piece of metal. I installed it on a Meade Adventure Scope 80. Installation was easy as Mom's apple pie. Fit and finish are excellent....
Celestron Large Base for StarSense / Finderscope # 51710-10
Celestron Large Base for StarSense / Finderscope # 51710-10
5.0
StarSense SCT Base
I purchased a used StarSense via private party and discovered it was missing its large SCT base. This high-quality item allowed me to mount the SS to my CPC9.25 at a reasonable price. Shipping was prompt.