Astronomical Equipment Manufacturers, Suppliers, and Specialty Dealers

Welcome to our listings of astronomy equipment manufacturers, suppliers, and specialty dealers, one of the most comprehensive of its kind.

It’s difficult to find much in the way of astronomy equipment at local stores or malls, but here you’ll find all the resources you need – whether you’re looking for a high-end telescope or are considering taking up astrophotograpy. You’ll also find listings of astronomy-related classes and other services to deepen your knowledge of the field. And if you’re looking for something special for the amateur astronomer in your life, browse our selection of vendors that carry astronomy-themed jewelry, books, meteorites, and calendars.

Miscellaneous

Armstrong Metalcrafts 1050 Springhill Drive Albany, OR 97321 www.armstrongmetalcrafts.com Into The Wind 1408 Pearl Street Boulder, CO 80302 303-449-5356 www.intothewind.com For information about placing your listing here, please contact ads@SkyandTelescope.com.

Astrophotography Filters

Astrodon 9224 Mott Court Orangevale, CA 95662 www.astrodon.com Celestron 2835 Columbia St. Torrance, CA 90503 310-328-9560 S&T Video: Celestron at AIC 2009 S&T Video: Celestron at NEAF 2009 www.celestron.com IDAS Hutech Corporation 25651 Atlantic Ocean Drive, B11 Lake Forest, CA 92630 949-859-5511 www.astrohutech.com Olivon USA Roswell, GA 30075 770-640-9692 www.olivonusa.com Orion Telescopes & Binoculars...

Cameras

Apogee Imaging Systems, Inc. 151 Sunrise Ave., Suite 902 Roseville, CA 95661 916-218-7450 S&T Video: Apogee Imaging Systems at NEAF 2011 S&T Video: Apogee Instruments at NEAF 2010 S&T Video: Apogee Instruments at NEAF 2009 sales@ccd.com www.ccd.com Atik Cameras Unit 1 Lodge Farm Barns New Rd, Bawburgh Norwich, NR9 3LZ UK contact@atik-cameras.com www.Atik-Cameras.com Canon...

Autoguiders

Celestron 2835 Columbia St. Torrance, CA 90503 310-328-9560 S&T Video: Celestron at AIC 2009 S&T Video: Celestron at NEAF 2009 www.celestron.com Orion Telescopes & Binoculars 89 Hangar Way Watsonville, CA 95076-1815 800-447-1001 www.OrionTelescopes.com Santa Barbara Instrument Group 147 "A" Castilian Dr. Goleta, CA 93117 805-571-7244 S&T Video: Santa Barbara Instrument Group at NEAF 2011...

Astronomical Equipment Manufacturers, Suppliers, and Specialty Dealers

Welcome to our directory of astronomy equipment manufacturers, suppliers, and specialty dealers, one of the most comprehensive of its kind. We hope you find it useful! Equipment Manufacturers Astrophotography Binoculars Eyepieces Filters Solar Filters Focusers Mounts Observatories Software Spectroscopy Telescopes Solar Telescopes Telescope Making Miscellaneous Accessories Other Products Books Calendars Globes Jewelry Meteorites Planetarium...

Astro-themed Resorts

Acacia Motor Lodge Newell Highway Coonabarabran NSW 235 Australia 61 268 42 1922 AcaciaMotorLodge.com.au Lajitas Dark Sky Community PHM Hospitality 3300 Oak Lawn Avenue, Suite 408 Dallas, TX 75219 432-934-1303 www.LajitasLandCompany.com New Mexico Astronomy Enclave P.O. Box 317 Mayhill, NM 88339 219-746-3132 www.NMSouthernSkies.com For information about placing your listing here, please contact ads@SkyandTelescope.com.

Educational Programs

Astronomical League 9201 Ward Parkway Suite 100 Kansas City, MO 64114 816-333-7759 www.astroleague.org Kitt Peak National Observatory 950 N. Cherry Avenue Tucson, AZ 85719 520-318-8163 www.noao.edu Lowell Observatory 1400 West Mars Hill Road Flagstaff, AZ 86001 928-233-3211 www.lowell.edu Sky Publishing Sky & Telescope magazine serves the needs of amateur astronomers with news and features...

Filter Wheels

Apogee Imaging Systems, Inc. 151 Sunrise Ave., Suite 902 Roseville, CA 95661 916-218-7450 S&T Video: Apogee Imaging Systems at NEAF 2011 S&T Video: Apogee Instruments at NEAF 2010 S&T Video: Apogee Instruments at NEAF 2009 sales@ccd.com www.ccd.com Atik Instruments Rua Dr. Agostinho Neto, 1 1°D 2695-395 Sta. Iria da Azóia Portugal www.atik-instruments.com Finger Lakes...

Astrophotography

Some categories below also appear elsewhere in this directory (such as software and telescopes). The distinction here is that all of the listed companies make products suitable for astrophotography. If you're just starting out and would like to learn more, you might find some of these articles helpful. Astrophotography Equipment Manufacturers       Autoguiders       Books       Cameras...

Mounts for Astrophotography

Astro-Physics Inc. 11250 Forest Hills Rd. Rockford, IL 61115 815-282-1513 S&T Video: Astro-Physics at AIC 2009 www.astro-physics.com Celestron 2835 Columbia St. Torrance, CA 90503 310-328-9560 S&T Video: Celestron at AIC 2009 S&T Video: Celestron at NEAF 2009 www.celestron.com iOptron 6 Gill Street Woburn, MA 01801 866-399-4587 S&T Video: iOptron at NEAF 2009 www.ioptron.com Mathis...

Astrophotography Book Publishers

Cambridge University Press 32 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10013 800-872-7423 us.cambridge.org/astronomy Springer 233 Spring Street New York, NY 10013-1578 800-777-4643 www.springer.com Willmann-Bell Inc. P.O. Box 35025 Richmond, VA 23235 804-320-7016 www.willbell.com For information about placing your listing here, please contact ads@SkyandTelescope.com.

Field Flatteners

Astronomy Technologies Astronomics 680 24th Avenue SW Norman, OK 73069 405-364-0858 www.astronomics.com HoTech Corp. 9320 Santa Anita Ave. #1 Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730 909-941-8846 www.HoTechUSA.com Orion Telescopes & Binoculars 89 Hangar Way Watsonville, CA 95076-1815 800-447-1001 www.OrionTelescopes.com Stellarvue 11820 Kemper Road Auburn, CA 95603 (530) 823-7796 www.stellarvue.com Tele Vue Optics Inc. 32 Elkay Dr....

Astrophotography Software

Diffraction Limited 100 Craig Henry Dr., #202 Ottawa, ON K2G 5W3 Canada 613-225-2732 www.cyanogen.com Fisch ImageLab Explore Scientific 621 Madison Street Springdale, AR 72762 888-599-7597 www.ExploreScientific.com/fischimagelab Software Bisque 912 12th St., Suite A Golden, CO 80401 800-843-7599 www.bisque.com Willmann-Bell Inc. P.O. Box 35025 Richmond, VA 23235 804-320-7016 www.willbell.com For information about placing your listing...

Miscellaneous Astrophotography Accessories

ADM Accessories P.O. Box 491 Elma, NY 10459 716-830-0413 admaccessories.com Astrodon 9224 Mott Court Orangevale, CA 95662 www.astrodon.com Celestron 2835 Columbia St. Torrance, CA 90503 310-328-9560 S&T Video: Celestron at AIC 2009 S&T Video: Celestron at NEAF 2009 www.celestron.com CNC Parts Supply 4023 SW 8 Ct. Cape Coral, FL 33914 www.TelescopeAdapters.com DFM Engineering, Inc....

Focusers for Astrophotography

Finger Lakes Instrumentation, LLC 7298 West Main Street P.O. Box 19A Lima, NY 14485 585-624-3760 S&T Video: Finger Lakes Instrumentation at NEAF 2011 www.flicamera.com JMI Telescopes 8550 W. 14th Ave. Lakewood, CO 80215 800-247-0304 www.jmitelescopes.com Orion Telescopes & Binoculars 89 Hangar Way Watsonville, CA 95076-1815 800-447-1001 www.OrionTelescopes.com Stellarvue 11820 Kemper Road Auburn, CA 95603...

Sky Atlases & Planispheres

Orion Telescopes & Binoculars 89 Hangar Way Watsonville, CA 95076-1815 800-447-1001 www.OrionTelescopes.com Sky Publishing Sky & Telescope magazine serves the needs of amateur astronomers with news and features about the latest science of astronomy, historical perspectives, equipment reviews, observing information, astrophotography tips and much more. Visit ShopatSky for our sky atlases, planispheres, books, globes...

Telescopes for Astrophotography

While most telescopes can be used for astrophotography, the manufacturers listed below make telescopes that are particularly well suited for astrophotography. Listed separately is another class of telescopes, solar telescopes, where many of the instruments can also be used for photography. Our more comprehensive list of telescope manufacturers can be found here, where you'll...

Meteorites

Explore Scientific 621 Madison Street Springdale, AR 72762 888-599-7597 S&T Video: Explore Scientific at NEAF 2011 S&T Video: Explore Scientific at NEAF 2009 www.ExploreScientific.com For information about placing your listing here, please contact ads@SkyandTelescope.com.

Machining Services

Optic-Craft Machining 33918 Macomb Farmington, MI 48335 248-476-5893 www.opticcraft.com PreciseParts 8264 SW 178 Terrace Miami, FL 33157 305-253-5707 www.preciseparts.com For information about placing your listing here, please contact ads@SkyandTelescope.com.

Other Services

Astrobooks 78 Cavalier Road Old Basing Hampshire, RG247ES England astrobooks@yahoo.com International Dark-Sky Association 3225 N. First Avenue Tucson, AZ 85719 520-293-3198 www.darksky.org National Park Service 1375 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523 970-491-3700 www.nature.nps.gov/air/lightscapes/astroVIP For information about placing your listing here, please contact ads@SkyandTelescope.com.

Mounts

Argus Optics Escherstr. 12 D-82390 Eberfing Germany 49-8802-906780 www.argus-optics.com AstroDream Tech America 12321 Riverglen Dr. Riverview, FL 33569 813-774-2676 www.astrodreamtech.com Astro-Physics Inc. 11250 Forest Hills Rd. Rockford, IL 61115 815-282-1513 S&T Video: Astro-Physics at AIC 2009 www.astro-physics.com Borg Hutech Corporation 25651 Atlantic Ocean Drive, B11 Lake Forest, CA 92630 949-859-5511 www.astrohutech.com Celestron 2835 Columbia...

Telescope Making

Advanced Glass Industries PO Box 60467 Rochester, NY 14606 585-458-8040 www.advancedglass.net Dream Cellular, LLC 114 S New Street Nazareth, PA 18064 610-365-2833 www.dreamcellularllc.com Hubble Optics Sales A 36, 101 Repulse Bay Road Hong Kong www.HubbleOptics.com.com Magee Optics 27 South Field Road Concord, MA 01742 978-369-9054 rmagee@bicnet.net Obsession Telescopes P.O. Box 804 Lake Mills, WI...

Eyepieces

Astro-Physics Inc. 11250 Forest Hills Rd. Rockford, IL 61115 815-282-1513 S&T Video: Astro-Physics at AIC 2009 www.astro-physics.com Brandon VERNONscope & Co. 5 Ithaca Rd. Candor, NY 13743 888-303-3526 www.vernonscope.com Celestron 2835 Columbia St. Torrance, CA 90503 310-328-9560 S&T Video: Celestron at AIC 2009 S&T Video: Celestron at NEAF 2009 www.celestron.com Explore Scientific 621 Madison...