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.

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...

Globes

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 books, games, charts, globes and Beautiful Universe, SkyWatch, and Popular Astronomy magazines. PO Box 1618 Center Harbor,...

Focusers

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...

Filters

Appearing below are manufacturers of all types of filters. Those used for solar and astrophotography applications are listed separately and be accessed by clicking on one of these two highlighted terms. 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...

Binoculars

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 Meade Instruments Corp. 27 Hubble, Ste. 100 Irvine, CA 92618 949-451-1450 S&T Video: Meade Instruments at...

Solar Telescopes

Coronado Meade Instruments Corp. 27 Hubble, Ste. 100 Irvine, CA 92618 949-451-1450 S&T Video: Coronado at NEAF 2010 www.meade.com For information about placing your listing here, please contact ads@SkyandTelescope.com.

Spectroscopy

Field Tested Software 3703 South Edmunds Street, Suite 23 Seattle, WA 98118 S&T Video: Field Tested Software at NEAF 2011 www.RSpec-Astro.com Rainbow Optics 2116 Regent Way Castro Valley, CA 94546 510-278-0361 www.StarSpectroscope.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 www.sbig.com...

Observatories

Ash Manufacturing Co. Inc. Box 312 Plainfield, IL 60544 815-436-9403 www.ashdome.com Astro Haven Enterprises 3176 Pullman Street, #122 Costa Mesa, CA 92626 949-212-6647 S&T Video: Astro Haven Enterprises at AIC 2011 www.astrohaven.com Diffraction Limited 100 Craig Henry Dr., #202 Ottawa, ON K2G 5W3 Canada 613-225-2732 www.cyanogen.com Foster Systems 16 E. Oak Ave. Morrestown, NJ...

Specialty Dealers

Adorama Camera 42 West 18th St. New York, NY 10011 800-723-6726 www.adorama.com Astronomics 680 SW 24th Ave. Norman, OK 73069 800-422-7876 www.astronomics.com Camera Bug, Ltd. 1799 Briarcliff Rd. Atlanta, GA 30306 404-873-4513 www.camerabug.com Focus Scientific 911 Carling Ave. Ottawa ON Y1K 4E3 Canada 877-815-1350 www.focusscientific.com Hands On Optics 26437 Ridge Rd. (Rte. 27) Damascus,...

Index of All Companies

If you would prefer to access this list of companies broken out by various categories, please click here. A.G.A. Correa & Son 11 Riverwind Lane Edgecomb, ME 04556 207-882-7873 agacorrea.com Acacia Motor Lodge Newell Highway Coonabarabran NSW 235 Australia 61 268 42 1922 AcaciaMotorLodge.com.au ADM Accessories P.O. Box 491 Elma, NY 10459 716-830-0413 admaccessories.com...

Solar Filters

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 Coronado Meade Instruments Corp. 27 Hubble, Ste. 100 Irvine, CA 92618 949-451-1450 S&T Video: Coronado at NEAF 2010 www.meade.com Kendrick Astro Instruments 2920 Dundas St., West Toronto, ON M6P 1Y8 Canada 800-393-5456 www.kendrickastro.com Orion Telescopes & Binoculars...

Jewelry

A.G.A. Correa & Son 11 Riverwind Lane Edgecomb, ME 04556 207-882-7873 agacorrea.com Metamorphosis Design 1500 Quail Hollow Rd. Ben Lomond, CA 95005 831-336-1020 www.metamorphosisdesign.com For information about placing your listing here, please contact ads@SkyandTelescope.com.

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Miscellaneous Accessories

ADM Accessories P.O. Box 491 Elma, NY 10459 716-830-0413 admaccessories.com Beta Electronics 4480 Summit Ridge Dr. Columbus, OH 43220 614-538-8207 www.betapointer.com Bob's Knobs 6976 Kempton Rd. Centerville, IN 47330 765-855-5109 www.bobsknobs.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...

Travel Tours

Friends of the Observatory Griffith Observatory 2800 East Observatory Road Los Angeles, CA 90027 626-798-8000 friendsoftheobservatory.com InSight Cruises 264 S. Meridith Avenue Pasadena, CA 91106 650-787-5665 InSightCruises.com Lowell Observatory 1400 West Mars Hill Road Flagstaff, AZ 86001 928-233-3211 www.lowell.edu Sky & Telescope Join the editors of Sky & Telescope magazine on some exciting upcoming...

Software

Diffraction Limited 100 Craig Henry Dr., #202 Ottawa, ON K2G 5W3 Canada 613-225-2732 www.cyanogen.com Field Tested Software 3703 South Edmunds Street, Suite 23 Seattle, WA 98118 S&T Video: Field Tested Software at NEAF 2011 www.RSpec-Astro.com Fisch ImageLab Explore Scientific 621 Madison Street Springdale, AR 72762 888-599-7597 www.ExploreScientific.com/fischimagelab Knightware 305 Evans Estates Drive Cary, NC...

Two of Apogee Instruments's CCD cameras: AP7p and AP8p.

CCD Equipment

Apogee Imaging Systems, Inc. 151 Sunrise Ave., Suite 902 Roseville, CA 95661 916-218-7450 S&T Video: Apogee Instruments at NEAF 2010 S&T Video: Apogee Instruments at NEAF 2009 sales@ccd.com www.ccd.com Astrodon 9224 Mott Court Orangevale, CA 95662 www.astrodon.com Atik Instruments Rua Dr. Agostinho Neto, 1 1ºD 2695-395 Sta. Iria da Azóia Portugal www.atik-instruments.com Cyanogen Imaging...

Book in Library

Astronomy Book Publishers

Cambridge University Press 32 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10013 800-872-7423 us.cambridge.org/astronomy National Geographic Books 1145 17th Street N.W., Rm 628 Washington, DC 20036 202-775-6784 www.nationalgeographic.com/books Princeton University Press 41 William Street Princeton, NJ 08540 609-258-4900 www.press.princeton.edu Sky Publishing Sky & Telescope magazine serves the needs of amateur astronomers with news and...

Various telescopes

Telescopes

Appearing below are manufacturers of all types of telescopes. Solar telescopes and those suitable for astrophotography are listed separately. You can access those lists by clicking on one of these two highlighted terms. AG Optical Systems 254 Mayo Road New Hope, AL 35760 256-541-0218 www.AGoptical.com Argus Optics Escherstr. 12 D-82390 Eberfing Germany 49-8802-906780 www.argus-optics.com...

Sky Publishing International Resellers

Sky Publishing books and products are sold by astronomy dealers worldwide. If you live outside the United States and would prefer to buy our products locally rather than have us ship them to you from the U.S., please contact one of our authorized dealers listed below. Australia | Austria | Belgium | Canada |...