14 Best Catadioptric Telescopes

Top 14 Catadioptric Telescopes

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Celestron NexStar 8 SE ( SE Telescope)
Product Highlights:
  • the world's most beloved telescope! the classic, 8-inch schmidt-cassegrain revolutionized amateur astronomy in the 1970s. now, the iconic "orange tube" design is updated with all the latest features to provide the best stargazing experience for beginners and experienced observers alike
  • large, 8-inch aperture with excellent light-gathering ability provides spectacular views of the moon and planets, along with deep sky objects like the whirlpool galaxy and hercules globular cluster
  • fully automated, goto mount with database of 40,000+ celestial objects automatically locates and tracks objects for you. alignment procedures : skyalign, auto 2-star align, 1-star align, 2-star align, solar system align
2
Meade Instruments 08109003 ( Advanced Coma-Free Telescope)
Product Highlights:
  • 8" / f/10 advanced coma-free optics - 2000mm focal length
  • ultra-high transmission coatings (uhtc)
  • 26mm series 4000 super plössl
3
Celestron NexStar 8 SE ( Kit - With Skyportal Wifi Module)
Product Highlights:
  • optical tube assembly - 25mm 1.25" e-lux eyepiece - star pointer finderscope - visual back (1.25") - 1.25" 90-degree mirror diagonal - computerized altazimuth mount with handset - tripod with accessory tray - nenexremote telescope control software (online) - 2-year warranty - bundle item: - celestron skyportal wifi module
  • the worlds most beloved telescope! the classic, 8-inch schmidt-cassegrain revolutionized amateur astronomy in the 1970s. now, the iconic orange tube design is updated with all the latest features to provide the best stargazing experience for beginners and experienced observers alike.
  • large, 8-inch aperture with excellent light-gathering ability provides spectacular views of the moon and planets, along with deep sky objects like the whirlpool galaxy and hercules globular cluster.
4
Celestron NexStar 127SLT Mak ( Telescope (Black))
Product Highlights:
  • high quality 127 millimetre (5 inches) maksutov cassegrain
  • quick release fork arm mount, optical tube and accessory tray for quick tool no set up
  • starpointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects
5
Meade Instruments 228002 Lx65 ( Telescope With AudioStar)
Product Highlights:
  • ability to hold two optical tubes at once
  • 26mm super plods (1. 25-inch) eyepiece and red-dot viewfinder included
  • 2 vixen-style dovetail
6
Celestron NexStar 8 SE ( Barlow Lens, 1.25" Filter Set, Accessory Carry Case)
Product Highlights:
  • nexstar 8 schmidt-cassegrain - 25mm e-lux (81x) eyepiece - starpointer finderscope - star diagonal & 1.25 - pre-assembled steel tripod - software: nexremote & the sky l1 - celestron warranty - note: power supply 8-aa batteries (not included & user supplied) - bundle items: - deluxe accessory kit: 5 x plossl eyepieces: 6 & 8 & 13 & 17 & 32 mm - barlow lens 2x - moon filter - 6 x wratten filters: 12 & 21 & 25 & 56 & 58a & 80a - aluminum accessory
  • the worlds most beloved telescope! the classic, 8-inch schmidt-cassegrain revolutionized amateur astronomy in the 1970s. now, the iconic orange tube design is updated with all the latest features to provide the best stargazing experience for beginners and experienced observers alike.
  • large, 8-inch aperture with excellent light-gathering ability provides spectacular views of the moon and planets, along with deep sky objects like the whirlpool galaxy and hercules globular cluster.
7
Orion 10022 StarMax 90mm ( Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope)
Product Highlights:
  • this grab-and-go tabletop maksutov-cassegrain telescope provides powerful views of the moon and bright planets such as jupiter, saturn, and mars
  • weighing just 6.5 lbs. assembled, this compact telescope and base can be taken just about anywhere to provide great views of the night sky while on road-trips, camping, or the short trip out to the backyard
  • 90mm aperture maksutov-cassegrain telescope gathers enough light for beautiful views of brighter deep space objects like globular clusters, nebulas, and many bright galaxies
8
Gskyer Telescope Travel Scope ( With Carry Bag, Smartphone Adapter And Wireless Remote)
Product Highlights:
  • 【high quality optics】400mm(f/5.7) focal length and 70mm aperture, fully coated optics glass lens with high transmission coatings creates stunning images and protect your eyes. perfect telescope for astronomers to explore stars and moon.
  • 【high magnification】come with two replaceable eyepieces and one 3x barlow lens. eyepiece1: 25mm(16x), eyepiece2: 10mm(40x). 3x barlow lens trebles the magnifying power of each eyepiece. 5x24 finderscope with mounting bracket and cross-hair lines inside make locating objects easily.
  • 【wireless control】free includes one smartphone adapter and one wireless camera remote to explore the nature of the world easily through the screen and take amazing celestial images.
9
Orion 09007 SpaceProbe 130ST ( Reflector Telescope (Black))
Product Highlights:
  • this 5.1 inch aperture reflector telescope gathers an ample amount of light for great views of the planets and moon, as well as brighter galaxies, nebulas, and star clusters
  • short 24 inch long optical tube design for easy portability and fast f/5 focal ratio for pleasing wide-field performance makes the spaceprobe 130st eq a very versatile telescope the whole family can enjoy
  • sturdy eq-2 equatorial telescope mount and adjustable tripod allows manual slow-motion tracking of celestial objects as they appear to migrate across the night sky , counterweight bar length - 8 inches
10
Celestron PowerSeeker 127EQ ( BONUS Astronomy Software Package - 127mm Aperture)
Product Highlights:
  • perfect beginners telescope: the celestron power seeker 127eq is an easy to use and powerful telescope. the power seeker series is designed to give the first time telescope user the perfect combination of quality, value, features, and power
  • manual german equatorial mount: celestron telescopes for adults feature a sturdy mount with large slow motion control knobs so you can track objects smoothly as they move across the night sky
  • compact and portable: the power seeker series is compact, lightweight, and portable. take the telescope to your favorite campsite or dark sky observing site, or simply the backyard

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