The Orion SkyView Pro 8 is great for the intermediate astronomer. Images are much brighter and sharper than with a 6" reflector. The large focal length allows you to resolve fine detail at high powers. It can be upgraded to GoTo at any time.
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.
Orion offers a rugged, fully padded case to fit just about every telescope we stock. It provides an easy way to transport and store your telescope. Heavy-duty and water-resistant, and fits the AstroView 6 EQ, AstroView 120ST EQ & SpaceProbe 130EQ
You've just bought your first telescope, but now what? The Orion Beginning Stargazer's Toolkit is the perfect addition! This best selling kit includes a planisphere star atlas, Discover the Stars book, Orion MoonMap 260, and a red flashlight.
Would you like more contrast and less glare while viewing the moon and bright planets? The 1.25" Orion Variable Polarizing Telescope Filter reduces both and brings out details. And you can adjust the amount of light transmission for the perfect view.
A complete assortment of accessories for your telescope, the Orion Premium Telescope Accessory Kit comes with five Sirius eyepieces, a Shorty Barlow, and six filters for lunar and planetary observing, and a case. Everything you need, all in one kit!
Attach the Orion EQ-3M Dual-Axis Electronic Telescope Drive to a compatible Orion or Celestron equatorial mount and you can track celestial objects automatically, without needing to touch the mount once you've found and centered the object.
The 3x Orion Tri-Mag Barlow Lens delivers a 3x magnification boost to your eyepiece. It is great for lunar and planetary observing and perfect for extracting higher powers from short-focal-length telescopes which can be hard to magnify high enough.
For safely observing and photographing the sun, this Orion solar filter fits your Orion SkyQuest XT6 Dobsonians, Orion AstroView 6 EQ, Orion StarBlast 6 and 6i Mini dobs. Glass filters are more durable and offer a more natural color than mylar.
For cleaning the lenses in your telescope or binocular, the Orion Microfiber Optics Cleaning Cloth lifts dirt, fingerprints, water and oil from surface without scratching, streaking or smearing delicate lens surfaces. The cloth is machine washable.
This affordable full-aperture solar filter for 6" Orion reflectors is made with high-quality Baader Astro Solar Safety Film for safe observation of sunspots, solar eclipses and planetary transits of the Sun through a 6" aperture telescope.
For deep sky observing in light-polluted areas this 1.25" Orion SkyGlow Broadband Telescope filter is perfect. It blocks the most common wavelengths of light pollution for increased contrast and better views.
The EQ-3M Single-Axis Orion Electronic Telescope Drive provides regulated sidereal-rate tracking in right ascension when attached to your equatorial mount. The hand controller features 2x and 8x sidereal speeds.
With this handy laser collimator, you'll get fast, dead-on alignment (collimation) of your reflector telescope's optics. Our second-gen model ensures seating exactly parallel to the focuser's mechanical axis for consistent and accurate alignment.
For the best images from your reflecting telescope, the optics need to be in precise alignment (also known as collimation). The Orion Collimating Eyepiece is an economical and accurate way to ensure perfect Newtonian mirror alignment every time.
Since 1975 Orion Telescopes & Binoculars has been offering telescopes for sale direct to customers, with an unswerving commitment to best quality products, value and unmatched customer care. Our 100% satisfaction guarantee says it all.
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