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  • BB AstroDesigns (805)
    BB AstroDesigns was one of the first to design and offer electronic telescope control systems for Amateur Telescope Makers (ATMs). They offer everything fro complete systems to plans and parts lists for you to try your hand at buiding your own control system.

    BB AstroDesigns is also home to one of the most prolific ATMs on the planet - Mel Bartels. It will take quite a few nights of reading to cover all of his building and ATM design articles.
  • Celestron Telescopes (1,011)
    Celestron Telescopes makers of telescopes and accessories, microscopes, spotting scopes, etc.
  • Meade Telescopes (995)
    The #1 telescope manufacturer in the world. Makers of telescopes, microscopes, spotting scopes, telescopic accessories, etc.
  • Shoestring Astronomy (944)
    Shoestring Astronomy is a site full of tools for Astro-Imagers. Built by an Electrical Engineer, these tools have proved invaluable for Astro-Imagers and oterhs involved in Amateur Astronomy.
  • Stellarvue (1,703)
    Stellarvue makes high-quality short-tube refractors, finderscopes, and other telescope accessories
  • Televue Optics (968)
    Televue is only the most well-known maker of high quality refractors, eyepieces and telescopic accessories on the planet. Televue quality is legendary.
  • William Optics (1,535)
    William Optics is a maker and importer of some of the finest refractor telescopes, eyepieces, diagonals, and other telescope accessories going today.

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