The Sky-Watcher Evostar ED Series is one of the company’s most popular product lines, bringing the world of apochromatic refractors to an affordable level.
This week on the Sky-Watcher USA What’s Up? Webcast the Sky-Watcher team will take a deep dive into the Evostar ED doublet refractor collection taking a close look at all seven models ranging from the small Evoguide 50ED to the massive 150DX.
Refractors are one of the most popular telescope designs used today. From visual observing to imaging they provide sharp, high contrast images. And throughout the webcast Sky-Watcher USA will look at the different designs, features and advantages of the Evostar ED refractor series.
The What’s Up? is a live webcast held every Friday from 10am to 11am Pacific on the Sky-Watcher USA YouTube channel. Each week they discuss new astronomical topic including gear, visual and imaging techniques, interviews and more.
What’s Up? webcasts are free by tuning into the Sky-Watcher USA YouTube channel. Can’t watch it live? That’s OK, all webcasts can be watched whenever you like by visiting the YouTube channel.
For example, as part of the library of previous What’s Up? Webcasts you will find an episode where they sat down with master optician Michael Lockwood of Lockwood Custom Optics to talk about telescope optics and just how far they can be taken Mike started the company in 2006 to supply quality optics to amateur and professional astronomers, telescope builders, scientists, researchers, and industry. He can provide mirrors up to ~32″ in diameter from high-quality, precision annealed, monolithic borosilicate glass up to 2.1″ in thickness can produce slightly thinner borosilicate mirrors up to just over 40″ in diameter.
So if you are stuck at home looking for something to do or want to learn more about the latest in astronomy equipment, techniques and more then check the What’s Up? webcasts.
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