Explore Scientific Dobsonian Telescopes at the AAS

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Dobsonian telescope pairs a large-aperture Newtonian reflector with a smooth, low-center-of-gravity alt-azimuth mount that is easy to assemble, is very stable, and this combination gives you the largest aperture for the least expense in a complete ready-to-use telescope. Our Dobsonian line is available in 8-inch, 10-inch, 12, inch, 16-inch and 20i-inch models. These telescopes are a great choice for deep-sky enthusiasts who love the live visual view through the eyepiece. 

 

  • Dobsonian Shroud for 10" and 12" Truss Tube DOB Telescope
    Dobsonian Shroud for 10" and 12" Truss Tube DOB Telescope
    $ 85.99

    Dobsonian Shroud for 10" and 12" Truss Tube DOB Telescope

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    Description Keep out stray and unwanted light from your 10" and 12" Truss Tube Dobsonian telescope with a lightweight light shroud. Keeping the pa...

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    $ 85.99
  • Dobsonian Shroud for 16" Truss Tube DOB Telescope
    Dobsonian Shroud for 16" Truss Tube DOB Telescope
    $ 125.99

    Dobsonian Shroud for 16" Truss Tube DOB Telescope

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    Description Keep out stray and unwanted light from your 16" Truss Tube Dobsonian telescope with a lightweight light shroud. Keeping the path dark ...

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    $ 125.99
  • Explore Scientific - Generation II - 20-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB2036-00
    Explore Scientific - Generation II - 20-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB2036-00
    $ 9,999.99

    Explore Scientific - Generation II - 20-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB2036-00

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    There are additional custom delivery charges that will be due at time of shipping. In the US this charge can be $600 or more. Description The idea...

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    $ 9,999.99
  • AstroZap Dobsonian Light Shield
    AstroZap Dobsonian Light Shield
    from $ 39.00

    AstroZap Dobsonian Light Shield

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    Description Flexible black ABS-grade polymer material and felt-lined light shield for dobsonian telescopes. Including heavy-duty straps with VELCR...

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    from $ 39.00
  • AstroZap Dobsonian Shrouds
    from $ 94.25

    AstroZap Dobsonian Shrouds

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    Description Made from light weight breathable black fabric. Two ABS bands prevent shroud from obstructing the light path. Upper and lower draw str...

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    from $ 94.25
  • AstroZap Truss Tube RC Light Shroud
    from $ 78.55

    AstroZap Truss Tube RC Light Shroud

    Astrozap

    Description Light shroud for GSO truss RC and truss Newtonian telescopes. CA Residents: Prop 65 WARNING(S)

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  • Counterweight Set for Truss Tube Telescope DOB - DOB-CW
    Counterweight Set for Truss Tube Telescope DOB - DOB-CW
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    $ 49.99

    Counterweight Set for Truss Tube Telescope DOB - DOB-CW

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    Description This set of counterweights attaches to the rear of the primary mirror box with included nut and washer. Simply remove the rubber stopp...

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    $ 49.99
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  • Explore FirstLight 10" Dobsonian Telescope - FL-DOB1005-01
    Explore FirstLight 10" Dobsonian Telescope - FL-DOB1005-01
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    $ 849.99

    Explore FirstLight 10" Dobsonian Telescope - FL-DOB1005-01

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    Features Fully multi-coated primary mirror. 10" aperture provides impressive light-gathering power making this an ideal instrument for deep sky o...

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    $ 849.99
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  • Explore FirstLight 8" Dobsonian Telescope - FL-DOB0806-01
    Explore FirstLight 8" Dobsonian Telescope - FL-DOB0806-01
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    $ 699.99

    Explore FirstLight 8" Dobsonian Telescope - FL-DOB0806-01

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    Features 8" aperture provides major light-gathering power making this an ideal instrument for deep sky observations. Scope and mount can be trans...

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    $ 699.99
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  • Explore Scientific - Generation II - 12-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB1245-00
    Explore Scientific - Generation II - 12-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB1245-00
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    $ 1,999.99

    Explore Scientific - Generation II - 12-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB1245-00

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    Description This is a Generation II telescope. All updates have been performed on this telescope. No telescope type has changed the hobby quite as...

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    $ 1,999.99
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  • Explore Scientific - Generation II - 16-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB1645-00
    Explore Scientific - Generation II - 16-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB1645-00
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    $ 3,599.99

    Explore Scientific - Generation II - 16-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB1645-00

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    This item is currently out of stock and on backorder. Estimated restock is August 2021. Description This is a Generation II telescope. All updates...

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    $ 3,599.99
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  • Explore Scientific - Generation II - 10-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB1045-00
    Explore Scientific - Generation II - 10-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB1045-00
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    $ 1,089.99

    Explore Scientific - Generation II - 10-inch Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope - DOB1045-00

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    This item is currently out of stock and on backorder. Estimated restock is August 2021. Description This is a Generation II telescope. All update...

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    $ 1,089.99
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