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Astronomy Equipment Reviews

Welcome to the home of all our Astronomy Equipment Reviews. This includes telescopes reviews, filter reviews and so on.

Celestron’s AstroMaster Telescope Range Reviewed
The AstroMaster range of telescopes from Celestron offers a great, low-budget entry into astronomy. They're ideal for beginners and children, but there are many models. We review seven of the most popular, in detail, and recommend the best.
Best Binoculars for Astronomy
Binoculars are a wonderful way to get into astronomy. They are cheap, easy to use and because they have low magnifications with big fields of view, they make learning to star hop your way around the night sky simple. In this article, we look at how you should choose a pair of astronomy binoculars and review five of the best options.
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.
Sky-Watcher Collapsible 8″ Dobsonian Telescope Review
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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.
Best Telescope Filters for Deep Sky Objects
When you've been stargazing from your backyard for a while, you get an uncontrollable lust for more detail in your deep space objects. Telescope filters are the way to do this cheaply and effectively and these are six of the best.
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.
The Best Vibration Suppression Pads for Astronomers
You can do a lot to reduce vibrations in your telescope's eyepiece, but vibration suppression pads can make a huge difference. We review three market leaders... and find ONE clear winner!
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 XLT 102 Review
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