Telescope (Schmidt-Cassagraine)

Bar Code: 1144

Description: 8" Schmidt-Cassagraine reflector with tripod, motor drive, and solar filter.


  1. (1) 8 Inch Aperture Schmidt-Cassagraine
  2. Catadioptric Telescope with full- aperture solar filter
  3. (1) Tripod Stand
  4. (1) Orion Flexishield Dew Cap
  5. (1) Carrying Case for the Telescope

1 Box of Telescope Accessories

  1. (1) Extra Eyepiece (Sirius Plossi 17 mm w/eye guard - 08734)
  2. (1) Power cord
  3. (1) Instruction Manual and Tech Notes
  4. (1) Book - The Starry Sky by Wyler

Links to Astronomy World Wide Web Sites:

If you want to see pictures taken by the Hubble Space Telescope, you should be quite satisfied here, but beware, some of the photo files are very large!

The mission updates for the Galileo probe sent to Jupiter are available from NASA.

To Traveling Demonstrations Page

To RPSEC Home Page

URL: (May 1999)
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