Opticstar offers a range of CCD cameras, telescopes and accessories. These have been
carefully selected to offer superior value to amateur astronomers.
Refracting, Maksutov and Newtonian telescopes on computerized (GOTO) mounts with advanced
handsets. Also, quality short tube refractors that can be used for observing, imaging and guiding.
Opticstar Visual Accessories.
Accessories for visual observation such as eyepieces, barlow lenses, star diagonals, filters,
adapters and more.
Equatorial mounts with ball bearings on both axes for improved accuracy and higher payload capacity.
Available as computerized GOTO mounts or manual.
Opticstar Imaging Cameras. Cooled and non-cooled cameras for
deep-sky, planetary, lunar and solar photography. Single-shot and video models. All
computer-controlled cameras offer high-speed USB 2.0 connectivity and resolutions of
up to 6 mega pixels.
The new Opticstar DS-616C XL+ deep-sky CCD is the successor to the
popular DS-616C XL that earned the annual star product award back in 2013. It maintains all the
features of the original model as well as other improvements.
DS-616C XL is Astronomy Magazine's Star Product
posted: 12th September 2013
The Opticstar DS-616C XL deep-sky CCD camera has earned the annual star product award from
Astronomy, the world's best-selling astronomy magazine. Read about it in the September 2013 issue.
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Read the latest review about the A&M 152mm f/8 A&M/TMB on
According to the review this telescope combines the "beauty of a Ferrari" with
"fantastic performance". The review also states that "the manufacturer's claims are valid".