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If you want the very latest telescope product review, check out an astronomy periodical to find out what's new, what telescope products are good, and which ones aren't. For instance, Sky & Telescope magazine puts out a section every month on the latest in telescope products. Their 2006 January issue has a list of the best in telescopic equipment from the $5,000 Meade RCX400, built for the astrophotography enthusiast, to the more affordable $300 ZenithStar 66 Petval ED Semi-APO, a small, high quality refractor telescope.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|