Catadioptric Telescopes

Catadioptric telescopes are a hybrid of reflector and refractor telescopes: dioptric lenses (used in refractors) and catoptrics (curved mirrors). This unique design has the combined benefits of greater error correction and a wider field of view of the night sky.

Meade LS 8" ACF f/10 LightSwitch Coma-Free Telescopes

SKU: MDLS8ACFU MFR: 0810-03-10

  • Coma Free Design Telescope
  • 8" (203mm) Aperture
  • 8" Aperture
  • Coma Free Design
  • Meade Lightswitch
  • Meade Lightswitch
Our Price $1,999.00

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Meade 12" (305mm) f/10 LX200-ACF Telescope Without Tripod

SKU: MDLX200AC12N MFR: 1210-60-03N

  • Coma Free Design Telescope
  • 12" (305mm) Aperture
  • Coma Free Design
  • 12" Aperture
  • Meade LX200-ACF Series
  • Meade LX200-ACF Series

Regular Price: $3,899.00 Instant Rebate: -$300.00

Final Price $3,599.00

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Celestron CGEM DX 1400 14in EdgeHD Telescope

SKU: CNCGEMD1400H MFR: 11004

  • Aplanatic EdgeHD Telescope
  • 14" (355mm) Aperture
  • 14" Aperture
  • Aplanatic EdgeHD
  • Celestron CGEM DX
  • Celestron CGEM DX

List Price: $12,597.95

Our Price $6,999.00

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Meade 10in f/10 LX90-ACF Advanced Coma-Free Telescope

SKU: MDLX90ACFU10 MFR: 1010-90-03

  • 10" (254mm) Aperture
  • Coma Free Design Telescope
  • Coma Free Design
  • 10" Aperture
Our Price $2,399.00

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Celestron EdgeHD 8" Optical Tube Assembly - CGE Dovetail

SKU: CNOTA8EHD MFR: 91030XLT

  • Aplanatic EdgeHD Telescope
  • 8" (203mm) Aperture
  • 8" Aperture
  • Aplanatic EdgeHD
  • Celestron Optical Tube
  • Celestron Optical Tube

List Price: $2,197.95

Our Price $1,299.00

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Celestron EdgeHD XLT 14in Schmidt Optical Tube Assembly

SKU: CNOTA14EHD MFR: 91060XLT

  • Aplanatic EdgeHD Telescope
  • 14" (355mm) Aperture
  • Aplanatic EdgeHD
  • 14" Aperture
  • Celestron Optical Tube
  • Celestron Optical Tube

List Price: $10,197.95

Our Price $5,799.00

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List Price: $420.00

Our Price $379.00

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Celestron Advanced VX 11" Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope

3.5 (4 reviews)
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SKU: CNAVX11 MFR: 12067

  • Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope
  • 11" (280mm) Aperture
  • Schmidt-Cassegrain
  • 11" Aperture
  • Celestron Advanced VX
  • Celestron Advanced VX

Original Price: $3,047.90 Kit Discount: -$348.90

Our Price $2,699.00

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iOptron SmartStar-G-MC90 Maksutov-Cassegrain Cube Mount

1.0 (1 review)
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SKU: ATISGMC90 MFR: 8804

  • Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope
  • 3.5" (90mm) Aperture
  • 90mm Aperture
  • Maksutov Cassegrain
  • iOptron SmartStar
  • iOptron SmartStar

List Price: $936.00

Our Price $550.00

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Meade LX850-ACF 12" f/8 Advanced Coma-Free Telescope System

SKU: MDLX85012 MFR: 1208-85-01

  • Coma Free Design Telescope
  • 12" (305mm) Aperture
  • Coma Free Design
  • 12" Aperture
  • Meade LX850 Series
  • Meade LX850 Series
Our Price $8,999.00

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Sky-Watcher Maksutov-Cassegrain 180mm Telescope

SKU: SKWS11540 MFR: S11540

  • 7.1" (180mm) Aperture
  • Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope
  • 180mm Aperture
  • Maksutov Cassegrain
  • Sky-Watcher Maksutov
  • Skywatcher Maksutov
Our Price $1,275.00

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Meade ETX-90 AT 3.5"/90mm UHTC Portable Observatory Catadioptric Telescope

SKU: MDETX90UPOK MFR: 3514-04-20

  • Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope
  • 3.5" (90mm) Aperture
  • Maksutov Cassegrain
  • 90mm Aperture
  • Meade ETX
  • Meade ETX
Our Price $439.95

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Explore Scientific David H. Levy Comet Hunter 152mm Maksutov-Newtonian Telescope

SKU: ESN06048CF MFR: MN06048CF-04

  • Maksutov Newtonian Telescope
  • 6" (152mm) Aperture
  • 152mm Aperture
  • Maksutov Newtonian

List Price: $2,222.20

Our Price $899.99

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Celestron NexStar 8 SE Telescope with Deluxe Accessory Kit

4.1 (14 reviews)
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SKU: CNN8SEK1 MFR: CNN8SEK1

  • Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope
  • 8" (203mm) Aperture
  • Schmidt-Cassegrain
  • 8" Aperture
  • Celestron Nexstar SE
  • Celestron Nexstar

Original Price: $1,327.00 Kit Discount: -$127.06

Our Price $1,199.94

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Vixen Optics VMC110L Reflector with Porta II Mount Package

SKU: VX39955 MFR: 39955

  • Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope
  • 4.4" (110mm) Aperture
  • Maksutov Cassegrain
  • 110mm Aperture

List Price: $700.00

Our Price $599.00

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