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Stargazing Tools – Accessories to Add To Your New Telescope

16 Mar 2019, 10:30 UTC
Stargazing Tools – Accessories to Add To Your New Telescope
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You bought your first telescope, now what? If you really want to experience the best, you should get some telescope equipment that would work with your telescope. In this article about astronomy gears, you’ll find some tips and ideas that will help you begin your astronomy journey. Even if you’re looking to gift something related to astronomy to your friend, any of these accessories could be the best fit. For the sake of simplicity, I’m breaking down the stargazing tools list into the following categories: FurnitureBooks, Charts and relatedObserving report toolsComputer/phone/tablet appsOptical enhancementsContainersMisc




Furniture



A good observing chair will really enhance your observing experience. One with adjustable height would be best as your scope will be tipped at various angles as you observe.There are many good choices of commercially available observing chairs. They typically run in the $100 to $300 range. Here are a few examples:Starbound Astronomy chair Vestil CPro-800 LP










Of course, you can build your own. If you are handy ...

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