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PARAMOUNT GT-1100s

PARAMOUNT GT-1100s ROBOTIC TELESCOPE MOUNT

Professional astronomers have long enjoyed the benefits of sophisticated robotic telescope systems that enable them to spend more time viewing Astro data and less time and tedium collecting it. Now, for the first time, the surprisingly affordable PARAMOUNT GT-1100s telescope mount system puts this same capability within reach of schools, colleges, universities and advanced amateur …

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ITE LABT 100 MM Binocular Telescope

OPTICAL TEST REPORT ON LABT 100 BINOCULAR TELESCOPE

ITE recently sent one of the LABT 100 binocular telescope to Mike Palermiti, consulting optical designer, Jupiter, FL for optical bench tests and field “evaluations under the stars.” Here is Mike’s field test report on this outstanding optic: “My optical laboratory certainly qualified this binocular as a well made optical system using a front triplet …

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Intes MN61

Intes MN61 6″ f/6 Maksutov-Newtonian

The Intes MN61 MAKSUTOV-NEWTONIAN (MAK-NEWT) is product design from INTES+ of Moscow, Russia. The revolutionary design combines the best features of the Newtonian (simplicity of the optics) with the Maksutov (highly corrected optics) in an affordable package. Because of the closed tube design and the lack of any secondary support spiders, only 19.7% (by diameter) …

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Maksutov-Newtonian Reflectors

Maksutov-Newtonian Reflector Purchase Guide

ITE is delighted to offer world-class Maksutov-Newtonian Reflector telescopes from INTES and INTES-MICRO of Russia. The Maksutov-Newtonian optical technology was first developed in 1944 by Norbert J. Schell. Schell published his design for an 8-inch f/4 Mak-Newt in Scientific American. Several scopes were built by amateur astronomers using Schell’s design and their owners were enthralled …

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