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Refractors

refracting or refractor telescope is a type of optical telescope

that uses a lens as its objective to form an image

(also referred to a dioptric telescope)

 

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refracting or refractor telescope is a type of optical telescope

that uses a lens as its objective to form an image

(also referred to a dioptric telescope)

 

Learn More About Refractors

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  • £ 135.00 Order now for a June delivery Tax included
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    Celestron are innovators and they have reinvented the manual telescope with their new StarSense Explorer range — the first telescope that uses your smartphone to analyse the night sky and calculate its position in real time. StarSense Explorer is ideal for beginners thanks to the app’s user-friendly interface and detailed tutorials. It’s like having your...

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  • £ 179.00 Before £ 199.00 Out of stock Tax included
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    Essential accessories (not included) listed below include: Eyepiece & Filter Kit - 2 eyepieces & a 2x Barlow lens that allows SLR cameras to attach (accessory required). 3 Filters inc Moon Filter Red LED Torch - In astronomy we use red LED torches to keep our "night vision" Moon Filter - Our moon appears very bright. This filter reduces that &...

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    Warranty: 24 Months Omni XLT series features the stable platform of the CG-4 mount and high quality optics. Using aspheric shaping technology in conjunction with hand-figuring the optics the Omni XLT presents an image with virtually no spherical aberration. We also added our famous StarBright XLT coating system to further enhance light transmission.

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  • £ 239.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    Sky-Watcher STARTRAVEL telescopes are two-element, air-spaced achromatic refractors, that are well proven performers for ‘Rich-Field’ views of comets, star fields, star clusters, nebulae, bright galaxies & planets, the Moon and the Sun (with proper safety filtering!), as well as giving excellent daytime terrestrial views when used with an erecting...

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    Extend Your Warranty To 2 Years For Only £49 The Sky-Watcher SynScan Alt-Azimuth GoTo Mount is a precision engineered instrument that will allow you to easily find and enjoy viewing night sky treasures, such as Planets, Nebulae, Star Clusters, Galaxies and more The SynScan AZ hand control allows you point your telescope at a specific object, or even tour...

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  • £ 899.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    The new EVOSTAR DS-PRO Series ED Apochromatic refractors in their stunning Black-Diamond livery, house premium optics of the same quality and performance level as our now legendary Equinox series, making them superb instruments for both imaging and visual observations. 

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  • Our gift vouchers can be spent On-line or In-store Great when you want a gift but can not be sure exactly what 5% Discount when buying vouchers for £100 or more (up to a maximum discount is £50) Your gift voucher will be emailed to the recipient on your chosen date or immediately Perfect for any occasion: Christmas, Anniversary, Retirement, Leaving,...

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    Ideal for Daytime Terrestrial Observations as well as Deep-Sky Astronomical Use. An ideal instrument for the wide-field observation of Deep-Sky objects, including Nebulae, Star Fields, Star Clusters and Galaxies, the Moon, bright planets and Comets, as well for daytime terrestrial observations when used in conjunction with a 1.25" erecting prism (not...

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  • £ 84.95 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    This telescope was designed with traveling in mind while offering exceptional value. 

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  • £ 849.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included
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    The new EVOSTAR DS-PRO Series ED Apochromatic refractors in their stunning Black-Diamond livery, house premium optics of the same quality and performance level as our now legendary Equinox series, making them superb instruments for both imaging and visual observations. With Focal Reducer Corrector

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    The EQ3 PRO SynScan™ mount is a perfect instrument for novice visual observers and imagers to enjoy astronomy with minimal setup time and in-depth knowledge of the night sky.

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  • £ 239.00 Before £ 299.00 Out of stock Tax included

    For years, Celestron’s Omni equatorial mount has set the industry standard for elegant design. With this new addition to the lineup, our engineers have brought that same level of sophistication to an altazimuth mount. Designed from the ground up, it’s our best manual AZ mount ever.

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    Control your telescope via integrated WiFi using the free Celestron SkyPortal app for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices. 90 mm refractor with fully coated glass optics provides outstanding views of the Moon, planets, and nebulae, and more. Read the critical product review & comparison below

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    Bold new design - The main telescope lens cap comes with a fully integrated smartphone adapter built-in, perfect for the budding astrophotographer. The asymmetrical mount design offers light weight and incredible stability. Erect image optics enables a fully correct image for easy viewing day or night, terrestrial or astronomical.

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  • £ 129.00 Before £ 139.00 Out of stock Tax included

    Bold new design - The main telescope lens cap comes with a fully integrated smartphone adapter built-in, perfect for the budding astrophotographer. The asymmetrical mount design offers light weight and incredible stability. Erect image optics enables a fully correct image for easy viewing day or night, terrestrial or astronomical.

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  • £ 239.00 Out of stock Tax included

    Bold new design - The main telescope lens cap comes with a fully integrated smartphone adapter built-in, perfect for the budding astrophotographer. The asymmetrical mount design offers light weight and incredible stability. See the critical review of this excellent product below (2 parts)

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  • £ 849.00 Available To Order Tax included

    A larger aperture version of the A80M, this OTA also offers an excellent first choice as a telescope but with higher light gathering power. Incl. Tube Rings, Dovetail Adapter, Flip Mirror, Dot Finder & Carry Handle  Shown with eyepieces sold separately

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    The AX103S is the latest in the Vixen refractor line and features a triplet ED objective lens and a rear field flattener lens. This f8.0 APO refractor benefits from a central ED lens in the objective lens array to reduce chromatic aberration and improve contrast. An optional focal reducer speeds up the scope to f5.6 making it a superior astro imaging...

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    An ultra-fast refractor designed for discerning astrophotographers featuring a 5 element optical design. This f3.8 OTA is optimised for digital imaging.

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  • £ 399.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    Vixen's new A62SS Refractor is a small, lightweight, grab and go telescope and comes complete with Dovetail Adapter and Crayford Focuser. The A62SS features a compact 62mm f8.4 (520mm focal length) and fully multi-coated 4-element objective lens.

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  • £ 499.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    The new A81M Telescope is Vixen's latest achromatic refractor and features an 81 mm diameter objective lens, 910 mm focal length, and F/11.2 focal ratio. It comes complete with Tube Rings, Dovetail Adapter, Flip Mirror &  a Red Dot Finder.

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  • £ 189.00 Before £ 199.00 Out of stock Tax included

    Warranty: 24 Months If you're looking for a dual-purpose telescope appropriate for both terrestrial and celestial viewing, then the AstroMaster Series is for you. Each AstroMaster model is capable of giving correct views of land and sky.

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  • £ 49.95 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    This telescope was designed with traveling in mind while offering exceptional value. 

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  • £ 269.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    Ideal No Fuss, Grab-and-Go Telescope for Easy Visual Astronomy as well as High Power Daytime Terrestrial Observations!! The Sky-Watcher EVOSTAR-90 is a classic two-element, air-spaced, achromatic refractor. With its long focal length it is ideal for the detailed high-power study of the Moon, Planetary Surfaces and other objects in our solar system,...

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  • £ 369.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    102MM 4" F12.7 DELUXE ALT-AZIMUTH REFRACTOR TELESCOPE Ideal Grab-and-Go Telescope for Easy Visual Astronomy as well as Daytime Terrestrial Observations! The STARTRAVEL-102 is a two-element, air-spaced achromatic refractor and a well proven performer for ‘Rich-Field’ views of comets, star fields, star clusters, nebulae, bright galaxies & planets, the...

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  • £ 1,320.00 Available To Order Tax included

    Meade Series 6000 70mm Astrograph Quadruplet APO Refractor. For crisp wide field observing and imaging, nothing can beat a true quadruplet-element Apochromatic Refractor (APO). 

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  • £ 1,110.00 Available To Order Tax included

    The Series 6000 Apochromatic Refractors are some of the best crafted refractors on the market. Each refractor is individually constructed and tested to ensure that they meet our highest standards, both optically and mechanically. .

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  • £ 2,075.00 Available To Order Tax included

    The Series 6000 Apochromatic Refractors are some of the best crafted refractors on the market. Each refractor is individually constructed and tested to ensure that they meet our highest standards, both optically and mechanically. 

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  • £ 3,185.00 Available To Order Tax included

    The Series 6000 Apochromatic Refractors are some of the best crafted refractors on the market.  Each refractor is individually constructed and tested to ensure that they meet our highest standards, both optically and mechanically.

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  • £ 999.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    The Vixen ED refractor range has been redesigned in order to allow the use of full frame DSLR camera sensors and yet are still compact and portable. The range is now designated SD (standing for Super extra low Dispersion glass) and includes the same 81mm, 103mm and 115mm variants.

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