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Astronomy Equipment Reviews

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Sky-Watcher Collapsible 8″ Dobsonian Telescope Review
IntroductionThe Sky-Watcher 8” Collapsible Dobsonian telescope is a travel-friendly, yet powerful amateur telescope that retails in the sub-$500 price range.[...]
Best Telescope Eyepiece Set
Telescope accessory sets with eyepieces and filters are a great investment for new astronomers. We look at top brands to see which kit is the best for you.
What is a Telrad Finder, and How Do I Use It?
The Telrad finder sight was designed in the 1970s and the fact that it has changed little since then is[...]
Our Guide to the Best Moon Filters
Looking at a gibbous moon through your telescope is really bright, which means you just won't see the detail which brings the lunar surface to life. You need a lunar filter to rescue your eyes and put some contrast back!
Celestron Omni Plössl Eyepiece Review
We've tested the popular Omni Plössl range of eyepieces from Celestron to see if they are worth adding to your kit. Find out what we discovered.
Celestron X-Cel LX Eyepiece Review
Celestron's X-Cel LX eyepieces are their mid-tier, wide field of view eyepieces. I get hands-on with them and discover whether they are worth your money.
Celestron NexStar 8SE Review
The NexStar 8SE is the biggest scope in Celestron's NexStar range. It is a brilliant scope for the money and has a lot that's right about it. However, there are two flaws that you must know about before you buy. Find out what they are in our comprehensive NexStar 8SE review.
Celestron Luminos Review
Celestron's Luminos range is its widest field of view set of telescope eyepieces. In this detailed review, we look at whether they are worth the money.
Celestron Zoom Eyepiece Review – 8mm to 24mm Focal Length
We got our hands on an actual Celestron Zoom Eyepiece and used it to hunt for double stars and planets. Find out all the pros and cons.
Orion XT10 Dobsonian Telescope Review
Introduction The SkyQuest XT10 Dobsonian telescope is one of the most purchased and well regarded larger telescopes on the market[...]