Tag: Orion Telescopes and Binoculars

Choosing a Beginner Telescope
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Choosing a Beginner Telescope

By Dr. James Dire Having been an astronomy professor for several decades, an amateur astronomer for several more, an experienced astrophotographer, and a reviewer of myriad telescopes, mounts, astronomical software and other equipment, I am commonly asked to give recommendations on the best telescopes for beginners, the best telescope for […]

Orion Telescopes and Binoculars Release New 10″ and 12” f/8 Truss Tube Ritchey-Chrétien Astrograph Telescopes
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Orion Telescopes and Binoculars Release New 10″ and 12” f/8 Truss Tube Ritchey-Chrétien Astrograph Telescopes

Orion has introduced the new 10″ and 12” f/8 Truss Tube Ritchey-Chrétien Astrographs. Each telescope features premium quartz mirror optics in its hyperbolic primary and secondary to achieve flat images that are virtually free of chromatic aberration, for true-color performance. The primary mirror and the secondary mirror are figured from […]