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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)

 

Learn More About 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)

 

Learn More About Refractors

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  • £ 249.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included
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    The STARQUEST Series is a lightweight, ‘grab-and-go’ range combining proven high quality Sky-Watcher telescope optics with a newly designed and well-engineered equatorial mount. The mount features a high quality clutch system, precision 122 gear-tooth/360° gearing on both axes and excellent stability with a maximum payload of 3kg.

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  • £ 79.95 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    Accessories (not included) listed below include: 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 & allows the craters to stand out more

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  • From £ 2,655.00 Out of stock Tax included

    Choose Reducer / Corrector / Flattener - On Right The Altair Astro 130mm F7 ED Triplet APO refractor uses a 905mm focal length lens cell with Japanese FPL51 ED glass from Ohara which is scpecifically chosen to be free of internal stresses and striae which affect optical quality in large size refractors.

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  • £ 239.00 Before £ 299.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* 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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  • £ 299.00 Before £ 359.00 Delivery 1-5 days* Tax included
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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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  • £ 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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  • £ 2,699.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    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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  • £ 5,199.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    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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  • £ 870.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    With new imaging friendly 2.5" Rack & Pinion focuser like Wave Series 130 Triplet The Starwave 152mm V3 delivers rich field views of the night sky using a large 6 inch / 152mm of unobstructed aperture at an incredible price. What's more, this lens isn't your average achromat lens.

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

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    The Starwave 80 EDT-R refractor has a triplet ED lens system with a premium Japanese Hoya FCD-100 ED glass element. Super-high transmission coating (STM Coating) is used on all air-to-glass surfaces for high contrast.

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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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  • £ 1,649.00 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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  • £ 2,399.00 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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  • £ 9,945.00 Available To Order Tax included

    Meade 130mm APO LX850 Refractor #0130-85-01. 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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  • £ 405.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    The Altair 60 EDF is our most compact telescope so far, and a more refined version of the Lightwave 66 ED-R. It has improved optics in the form of an S-FPL53 based doublet objective lens providing superior colour correction, and a lighter more compact tube, CNC Rack n Pinion focuser with a rear camera rotator and triple thumbscrews to hold your camera or...

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  • £ 599.00 Available To Order Tax included

    Choose Reducer / Corrector / Flattener Now & Save On Postage - See below The Starwave 80ED-R is a more compact and refined version of the original Starwave 80ED. It has improved optics in the form of an S-FPL53 based doublet objective lens providing superior colour correction, and a lighter more compact tube with a "Rack and Pinion" geared focuser.

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    The Starwave 70 EDT-R refractor has a triplet ED lens system with premium Japanese Ohara SFPL-53 ED glass element. Super-high transmission coating (STM Coating) is used on all air-to-glass surfaces for high contrast.    The tube is made from lightweight aluminium alloy with CNC machined components. A tough matte pearl powder coated tube and hard-anodised...

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  • £ 1,150.00 Available To Order Tax included

    NEW Improved v2 Model, with new CNC focuser: - Camera Tilt Adjuster - Camera Angle Adjuster Rotator (CAA) - Rear M48 Adapter direct thread with threaded cap   The Starwave 70 EDQ-R refractor has a four-lens system to give a flat field image circle of approximately 42mm at 350mm focal length, with a focal ratio of F5

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  • £ 315.00 Delivery In 1-5 Days* Tax included

    Apochromatic Refractors, due to their unobstructed, text-book like diffraction patterns, produce the sharpest, highest quality optical imaging available, bar-none, aperture for aperture, of any telescope optical system This high-end Evostar-72ED Apo features a doublet objective lens, with one Extra-Low Dispersion (ED) glass element. Top quality Schott...

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