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SkyRaider 66mm ED APO Refractor
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SkyRaider ED APO Refractors

The SkyRaider ED APO Refractors are a new line of telescopes recently introduced by Revolution Imager. The two telescopes in the SkyRaider lineup include the SkyRaider 80mm ED APO Refractor (500mm F/6.25 focal length) and the SkyRaider 66mm ED APO Refractor (400mm F/6 focal length), both offering excellent performance for […]

Player One Astronomy
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Player One Astronomy

Player One Astronomy is a Suzhou, China based company that has recently announced the release of its new Mars planetary camera series. The two available cameras are the Mars-C USB3.0 Color Camera and the Mars-M USB3.0 Mono Camera. According to the Player One Astronomy team, “The naming of Player One […]

QHY411 CMOS Camera
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QHY411 CMOS Camera

The QHY411 CMOS Camera is billed by QHY as the largest resolution cooled CMOS camera in the world. The 150 Megapixel SONY IMX411BSI back-illuminated sensor has a 14192 x 10640 pixel array with 3.76um pixels. The sensor size is 54mm x 40mm with ultra-low dark noise. The QHY411 is available […]

Stellarvue SVX140T
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Stellarvue SVX140T

The Stellarvue SVX140T is Stellarvue’s newest SVX Refractor and the long anticipated telescope is now available for order. The 140 mm f-6.7 apo triplet refractor takes advantage of the techniques the company has developed in making its SVX series telescopes. They have shortened the focal length and integrated an air-spaced […]

Chiricahua Astronomy Complex
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Chiricahua Astronomy Complex

The Chiricahua Astronomy Complex is a new dark sky complex under development by the Tucson Astronomical and Astronautical Association (TAAA). The organization has announced it is currently developing the dark sky complex that will include 17 sites for personal observatories and 3 large dob pads. The new complex is named […]

Sky-Watcher EQ6-R
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Sky-Watcher EQ6-R

The Sky-Watcher EQ6-R GoTo EQ mount will be the subject this week on the What’s Up? Webcast. In this episode the Sky-Watcher team will take deep dive into the Sky-Watcher EQ6-R mount which is one of the most popular mounts in the Sky-Watcher line up. In the episode they will […]

nPAE Mini Cerberus Case
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nPAE Mini Cerberus Case

If you’re searching for a small, tough case to protect your astronomy eyepieces or other equipment, the nPAE Mini Cerberus Case is just what you’re looking for. Just like its larger sibling, the Cerberus, the Mini Cerberus case is a great companion for you and your equipment. With the same […]

Guides to Observing Planets
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Guides to Observing Planets

Celestron has created several nifty guides to help amateur astronomers observe the planets. Celestron’s “Ultimate Guides to Observe the Planets” are offered in six guides with each guide offering an intro about the planet and advice on equipment, best viewing times and more. Uranus, Neptune and Pluto are combined together […]

ATT Volume 15 Issue 1
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ATT Volume 15 Issue 1

In this issue Dr. James Dire shows how the 208mm F/3.9 Newtonian is a keeper!; In his second article Dr. Dire examines how the TPO 6-inch Newtonian Telescope offers a tremendous value on a competent all-purpose Newtonian; In his third articled Dr. Dire discusses how the Sky-Watcher USA 190-mm Maksutov-Newtonian […]

QHY 268M CMOS Camera
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QHY 268M CMOS Camera

The QHY268 Monochrome Photographic Camera is a cooled, back-illuminated, CMOS camera based on the Sony IMX571 sensor with native 16-bit A/D and 3.76um pixels. The BFL of QHY268M is 12.5mm under a new front design. Included with the camera is an electronic shutter that has increased reliability and stability when […]

Telescope Making Magazine
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Telescope Making Magazine

Long time subscribers of Astronomy Magazine may remember that there used to be two smaller quarterly available from the publisher – Deep Sky and Telescope Making. As Astronomy Magazine’s Editor David Eicher notes, “These sister publications were extremely popular with amateur astronomers in the boom days of the Dobsonian revolution, […]