Celestron

Celestron is a leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality optical products, including telescope, microscopes, and sport optics. Celestron is the current market leader for telescope sales in the USA, offering everything from inexpensive beginner telescopes to larger instruments suitable for permanent observatories.

Celestron pioneered the techniques for producing Schmidt-Cassegrain telescopes on an industrial scale in the early 1980s, and remains to this day the leading maker of such telescopes. More recently Celestron has agressively enetered the market for German euatorial mounts, which are the preferred platform for serious astrophotography. All celetron telescopes and accessories are backed by a two year factory warranty.