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 iOptron is worldwide known for their development and manufacturing of cutting edge astronomical telescopes, mounts, optical instruments and accessories.  Customer satisfaction is extremely high due to the quality of their products and customer service iOptron provides. 

iOptron offers a wide range of telescopes.  For the beginner of astronomy, they have several telescope systems to choose from.  There is the SmartStar-R80 that has all the basic needs without breaking the bank.  Or for a beginner’s telescope with more options there are the SmartStar® Cube series.  The SmartStar® Cube-G-R80 is equipped with GPS and the SmartStar® Cube-A-R80 not only has GPS but also has dual Mount: Alt-Azimuth & German Equatorial.  iOptron provides a selection of Newtonian telescope systems. They range from the basic model SmartStar-N114 to the fully loaded SmartStar® Cube-A-N114.  For deep space viewing and astrophotography, the SmartStar® Cube-E-MC90, Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope system, is perfect for that task.  The SmartStar® Cube-G-MC90,  Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope system, has GPS and the SmartStar® Cube-A-MC90 has GPS and dual Mount: Alt-Azimuth & German Equatorial. iOptron also produces “GoTo and Tracking” telescope systems.  The MiniTower II is extremely portable with accurate tracking. The MiniTower Pro is the ultimate “GoTo and Tracking” telescope system. Not only does it have all the amazing features as the MiniTowerII but also has an encoder that is six times finer.  The AstroboyI and the Astroboy -70e are fun, easy to use and easy to carry telescopes. They are great for watching stars, birds and landscapes.  IOptron even manufactures a solar telescope.  The Solar 60 is a computerized telescope that locates and auto-tracks to keep the sun in view.  

iOptron’s Equatorial mounts are popular among the astronomy enthusiast.  There is a range of mount to select from.  They offer the entry level, middle level to all the way up to high-end equatorial mounts.  The Smart EQ Portable GOTO GEM. It is an excellent German equatorial GOTO mount at a reasonable price. And for the person who wants the extreme, there is the iEQ45-GT GOTO German Equatorial Mount With Renishaw Encoder. 

Telescope systems are not the only products that iOptron produces.  They also offer electronic microscopes.  There is the ST-80 Electronic Microscope that is both versatile and easy to use with the ability to magnify objects 4x to 1024x.  The Electronic Antique Microscope is made according to designs of 19th century instrument models, but with the latest optical technology.  Need a high-tech microscope that is capable of both digital viewing through a 3.5” LCD screen and via traditional eyepieces?  Than the ST-640 LCD is the microscope is the one for you. 

iOptron manufactures many other product including extensive range of telescope accessories.  Whether the iOptron product is a simple iEQ45 counterweight or the complex iEQ75-GT Go To German Equatorial mount, the product is made with precision and high quality materials. 
 

 

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12v Car Charger

A cigarette-type power lead for iOptron telescopes. No more buying batteries! Easy connection to car cigarette lighter output. 8418
$20.00

Copy of iOptron 900x70 Refractor Telescope Blue

iOptron 900x70 Refractor Telescope is a serious astronomical telescope at an affordable price. With a 70 mm diameter fully coated glass lens, a long 900 mm focal length, and an EQ-2 German equatorial mount (with slow motion control) this telescope produces clear, sharp images of the Moon, planets and bright stars. Additionally, this telescope is well suited for observing land objects such as birds, animals, and landmarks. Included in the package is a short, user-friendly instruction manual to help you assemble and set up the telescope in less than 10 minutes—this is the ideal beginners’ telescope. 6001
$129.00 $84.00

Copy of iOptron Astroboy portable telescope orange

iOptron’s Astroboy® portable telescope is easy to use and easy to carry! Just click and it finds stars for you. Simply select a star or planet and the built-in computer moves the telescope for you! Plus, it stays on target as the earth rotates. Functions in both celestial and land modes for watching stars, birds, or landscapes. Take it with you camping, school, anywhere. It sits on a desk or can be attached to a tripod and includes its own carrying case. 9404
$149.00 $129.00

iOptron iEQ30 GTF102

The iEQ30 offers the next generation GoTo technology from iOptron®. It come standard with a calibrated dark field illumination polar scope, built-in GPS, and sturdy 1.5 -inch stainless steel tripod legs. Plus, it offers premium performance in an easy-to-transport package. Priced affordably – the iEQ30 is definitely worth its weight in gold. The stunning new 2013 William Optics GTF 102 five-element super APO is the new jewel of the apochromatic refractor world. Superb quality for imaging and visual at an affordable price! 3000-GTF102
$2,973.00

iOptron iEQ45 Pro EQ/AZ with 48 inch pier

The iEQ45TM mount offers the next generation GoTo technology from iOptron —not to mention built-in 32-bit GPS. With a payload of 45 lbs. balanced – it comes standard with a calibrated dark field illumination polar scope and a sturdy 2-inch stainless steel tripod. It also fits both Vixen and Losmandy-type mounting plates. Its lighter weight (only 25 lbs.) makes it much easier to carry.8000E-AZ-48P
$2,048.00

iOptron iEQ45 Pro with 48inch pier

The iEQ45TM mount offers the next generation GoTo technology from iOptron —not to mention built-in 32-bit GPS. With a payload of 45 lbs. balanced – it comes standard with a calibrated dark field illumination polar scope and 48-inch pier. It also fits both Vixen and Losmandy-type mounting plates. Its lighter weight (only 25 lbs.) makes it much easier to carry. 8000E-48P
$1,998.00

iOptron 1.25A AC Adapter

iOptron’s 1.25 amp AC Adaptor allows a telescope to be connected to an ordinary power outlet. Transforms 110-volt to 240-volt current into 12 DC volts. Suitable for all iOptron computerized telescope systems. IOPTRON8417
$22.00

iOptron 2 amp AC Adaptor

iOptron’s 2 amp AC Adaptor allows a telescope to be connected to an ordinary power outlet. Transforms 110-volt to 240-volt current into 12 DC volts. Suitable for all iOptron computerized telescope systems. Ideal for the MiniTower series, iEQ series, CEM60, and ZEQ25. IOPTRIN-8417-20
$29.00

iOptron 2" Tripod for iEQ45 / CEM60

2" tripod for for the iEQ45 and CEM60 mounts. This is the same tripod used on the iEQ45 #8000D. 8021ACC
$248.00

iOptron 84-piece Microscope Kit

The iOptron 84-Piece Microscope Kit is the perfect beginner science kit. Its durable metal construction also makes it a great value. With zoom magnifications of 300X, 600X, and 1,200X this microscope can be illuminated with a mirror or a light. It comes with 84 accessories including sample slides, tweezers, scalpel, magnifying glass, specimen vials—plus a sturdy hard case for easy storage and travel. 6805
$18.00 $24.00

iOptron 900x70 Refractor Telescope Red

iOptron 900x70 Refractor Telescope is a serious astronomical telescope at an affordable price. With a 70 mm diameter fully coated glass lens, a long 900 mm focal length, and an EQ-2 German equatorial mount (with slow motion control) this telescope produces clear, sharp images of the Moon, planets and bright stars. Additionally, this telescope is well suited for observing land objects such as birds, animals, and landmarks. Included in the package is a short, user-friendly instruction manual to help you assemble and set up the telescope in less than 10 minutes—this is the ideal beginners’ telescope. 6001
$129.00 $84.00

iOptron AC Adapter 1.25A

iOptron’s 1.25 amp AC Adaptor allows a telescope to be connected to an ordinary power outlet. Transforms 110-volt to 240-volt current into 12 DC volts. Suitable for all iOptron computerized telescope systems. #8417
$22.00