This great beginner telescope kit for all ages shows more detail than a 60mm refractor. The sturdy altazimuth mount allows stable, smooth tracking for daytime and nighttime viewing. Includes SkyLine Laser Pointer and educational Beginning Toolkit.
Having trouble viewing details on the Moons surface? This neutral-density eyepiece filter reduces glare so you can see more detail and surface features. The 1.25" Orion 13% Transmission Moon Filter is especially useful with large aperture telescopes.
You've just bought your first telescope, but now what? The Orion Beginning Stargazer's Toolkit is the perfect addition to your purchase! This best selling telescope kit includes a planisphere, star atlas, a detailed moon map, and a red flashlight.
For upright, non-reversed images you need a correct-image diagonal. The Orion 45-deg Correct-Image Prism Diagonal is perfect for terrestrial viewing with a refractor or Cassegrain telescope. Fully multi-coated prisms give you superior image fidelity.
The perfect road-map style star atlas, DeepMap 600 includes color coded symbols for 500 galaxies, nebulars, star clusters, and 109 Messier objects. Printed on completely dew-proof durable plastic. For Northern Hemisphere use.
Turn any refractor or Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope into a high-performance spotting scope! Install our Deluxe 45° Correct-Image Prism Diagonal in a telescope to transmit a view that's right-side-up and correct left-to-right for sharp daytime...
Would you like more contrast and less glare while viewing the moon and bright planets? The 2" Orion Variable Polarizing Telescope Filter reduces both and brings out details. And you can adjust the amount of light transmission for the perfect view.
Orion offers a rugged, fully padded case to fit just about every telescope we stock. An easy way to transport and store your telescope. Heavy-duty and water-resistant, and fits the Observer 60 Altaz, Observer 70 Altaz, 70 EQ, & ShortTube 80 EQ.
Need for a good way to start identifying constellations? The Orion Star Target Planisphere is the perfect telescope accessory! Designed for 30-50 deg North latitude and includes simple instructions and viewing tips. Just dial in the date and time!
The Moon is a wonderful sight through a telescope, and the 1.25" Orion 25% transmission filter allows more lunar detail and surface features to be seen because it reduces the glare from the Moon. Especially useful for viewing crescent phases.
A great tool for bringing out details in the planets and moon is this 1.25" set of four Orion Color Telescope Filters. Each colored filter brings out different details in the planets allowing for a totally different view.
This solar filter fits the Orion StarMax, Apex 90, and Meade ETX-90. The 4.10" Orion Full Aperture Solar Filter is a must for safely viewing or photographing the sun's surface. Provides more contrast and more natural color than Mylar filters.
A wonderful tour of the constellations, Discover the Stars is a good companion for beginning stargazers. Includes 12 all sky charts showing the night sky each month, and 23 more detailed charts showing interesting objects within each constellation.
The Orion 1.25" Telescope Accessory Kit includes a good starting assortment of eyepieces to get the most out of your telescope. Two Sirius Plossl 1.25" eyepieces, a Shorty Barlow lens, 4 filters for lunar and planetary viewing, and an aluminum case.
The Sky Atlas for Small Telescopes and Binoculars is a great companion guide for the beginner astronomer. Includes 8 two-color charts of the entire sky down to 6th magnitude stars, with dozens of interesting objects plotted on each page.
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