TEL: 604-998-7071     Hello Guest, Login / My Account

Cassegrains

Pros:

  • Easy to use, compact and portable
  • Excellent optics provide sharp images
  • Great for astrophotography
  • Best all-purpose telescope design

Cons:

  • Most expensive telescope type
  • Slight light loss due to mirror system
  • Somewhat unusual appearance
  • Best all-around, all-purpose telescope design. Combines the optical advantages of both lenses and mirrors while canceling their disadvantages.
  • Excellent optics with razor sharp images over a wide field.
  • Excellent for deep sky observing or astrophotography with fast films or CCDs.
  • Very good for lunar, planetary and binary star observing or photography.
  • Excellent for terrestrial viewing or photography.