At TelescopeKing.com we pride ourselves into providing free quality advice to backyard astronomers. Sure, we want to sell you some great gear too, but more importantly, we want to make sure you are knowledgeable about the products you buy. When it’s time to buy a telescope online, there are a lot of things to consider and we want to point those out to you before you make your purchase. If you’re new to astronomy, have a look around the site. We have some great info for you with many choices of telescopes for beginners! Check out our various telescope guides to learn a bit more about telescopes, mounts, other accessories and other backyard astronomy topics. If you already know what you want, then go ahead and browse! The top navigation menu covers the most popular product categories. Happy shopping and clear skies!
Why Choose Orion Telescopes?
We sell Orion telescopes because this company offers a broad range of products suited for every type of astronomy. They have affordable telescopes for beginners, and tons of options for those who are more experienced and may seek something more specific such as astrophotography gear for instance. Orion telescopes are quality telescopes and the best bang for your buck. Avoid buying a telescope from a department store. Deal with professionals who are actually knowledgeable about astronomy equipment!
What’s the Best Telescope for You?
That depends on a lot of things. If you’re about to buy a telescope for the first time, start by reading our telescope FAQs for some typical questions we receive. Also, remember that there are different types of telescopes, some better suited than others for specific tasks. What will you use you orion telescope for exactly? We recommend you familiarize yourself with the most popular telescope designs:
- Refractor Telescopes
- Reflector Telescopes
- Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope
- Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescopes
Next, have a look at our best Orion telescopes page to learn more about what to look for and what to avoid. This is a particular good read if you’re looking for telescopes for beginners.
Accessories for your Orion Telescope
To buy a telescope online is one thing, but don’t forget to budget for additional telescope accessories you might need such as telescope eyepieces, also called telescope lens and telescope mounts. If you buy a telescope online through us, it may come with a mount and may also include extra eyepieces. Make sure to review the entire product description to understand what’s included and what isn’t.
Wide Selection of Telescopes and Accessories for Sale
Our online store contains hundreds of great astronomy products and the best prices! Click the image below to browse our store.
Questions about Buying a Telescope Online?
Don’t be shy! We’re here to help you invest in equipment you’ll enjoy for years to come. It’s important to us that you buy a telescope or accessories suited for your needs, in your price range, and that you actually understand how to use it. As such, we want to be there for you should you have questions, before or after you buy a telescope. If you have a FaceBook account feel free to post questions or comments to the telescopeking.com facebook wall. You can also send us an e-mail via the contact us form. Thank you for your visit!