Episode 14X – Buyer’s Guide Part III – The Dream Machines

January 19th, 2013 | Posted by dwoods in Podcast

Mike and Dave in another feature length Buyers Guide for the New year. We discuss the astronomy gear that makes you drool for the cost of a reasonably priced new car. Some people spend tens of thousands of pounds on the very best gear. Find out why. 30 links below on all the stuff we talked about, and recommended items for your credit card to munch on!  Listen out at the end…


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The Gear

SkyWatcher NEQ6 & AZ-EQ6GT
Losmandy Mounts
ParaMount MX & MEII
Obsession Dobsonians

Skywatcher 300P
Skywatcher 190NM-PRO
Skywatcher Quattro 200
AstroTrac TT320-AG + Travel system
William Optics GTF81
William Optic Megrez 90
William Optics FLT98
William Optics FLT152/158
Borg45 ED-II APO
Officina Stellare Hiper APO
TMB Telescopes (TMB-130)
APM Telescopes (APM-152-1200ED)
Orion Optics UK
Meade RCX400 (discontinued-review)
APO Triplet Barlow (Celestron) Astronomia
Celestron Edge HD 1100 + GGEM DX Mount
Laptop i5 Acer 15.1″ (Netbook price) (Amazon)
Apple MacBook Air (11″)
Apple iPad 32GB (UK Site)
Backyard EOS
Meade LX200
Meade LX850
Takahashi Telescopes (Green-Witch Telescopes) Authorised Dealer
Altair Astro UK Telescopes

Aga Stoves
Smallbone of Devizes Bespoke Kitchens

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