This is not an exhaustive list of manufacturers and dealers, but includes many of those with active websites. Check the advertising pages of Sky & Telescope or Astronomy magazines for more listings, or use your favorite internet search engine.

TELESCOPE MANUFACTURERS

Astro-Physics, Inc.

Rockford, IL

www.astro-physics.com

-- 4-, 5-, and 6-inch refractors

Celestron International

Torrance, CA

www.celestron.com

-- SCTs, refractors, reflectors (both equatorial and Dobsonian), and the "NexStar" computer-driven telescope (5- and 8-inch models)

Coulter Optical

West Palm Beach, FL

www.murni.com

-- Dobsonians telescopes (8- to 13-inch models)

Discovery Telescopes

Oceanside, CA

www.discovery-telescopes.com

-- Truss-style 12-, 15-, and 17.5-inch Dobsonian telescopes

Edmund Scientific

Barrington, NJ

www.scientificsonline.com

The Astroscan 2001

Jim's Mobile, Inc.

Lakewood, CA

www.jimsmobile.com

-- 6-, 12.5- and 18-inch Newtonian reflectors

Meade Instruments Corporation

Irvine, CA

www.meade.com

-- SCTs, refractors, reflectors (both equatorial and Dobsonian) and the "Autostar" computer-driven telescope (3.5- and 5-inch models)

Obsession Telescopes

Lake Mills, WI

www.globaldialog.com/~obsessiontscp/obhp.html

-- Large to huge Dobsonian reflectors (up to 30 inches)

Starsplitter Telescopes

Thousand Oaks, CA

www.starsplitter.com

Stellarvue

Auburn, CA

www.stellarvue.com

-- 3-, 3.5- and 4-inch refractors; Nagler eyepieces

Celestron International

Torrance, CA

www.celestron.com

Meade Instruments Corporation

Irvine, CA

www.meade.com

Televue (mfr. Nagler eyepieces)

Suffern, NY

www.televue.com

TELESCOPE DEALERS

Most of the telescope manufacturer's listed above, as well as some not listed, distribute their telescopes to many of the following dealers.

Adorama

New York, NY

www.adoramacamera.com

Amateur Electronic Supply

Milwaukee, WI

www.aesham.com

Anacortes Telescope & Wild Bird

Anacortes, WA

www.buytelescopes.com

Andromeda Astronomy Mall

Grand Forks, ND

http://www.m31mall.com/

Astronomics

Norman, OK

www.astronomics.com

Astronomy Mall

www.astronomymall.org

Astronomy Shoppe

Phoenix, AZ

www.darkskyinc.com/xmain.html

Camera Corner

Burlington, NC

www.camcor.com

Focus Camera

Brooklyn, NY

www.focuscamera.com

Hardin Optical Company

Bandon, OR

www.hardin-optical.com

Khan Scope Centre

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

www.Khanscope.com

Lumicon

Livermore and San Francisco, CA

www.lumicon.com

F. C. Meichsner Co., Inc.

Boston, MA

www.meichsner.com

The Observatory

Dallas, TX

www.TheObservatoryInc.com

Oceanside Photo & Telescope

Oceanside, CA

www.optcorp.com

Orion Telescopes and Binoculars

Santa Cruz, CA

www.telescope.com

Pocono Mountain Optics

Moscow, PA; Las Vegas, NV

www.pocmtnop.com

Rivers Camera Shop

Dover, NH

www.riverscamera.com

Scope City

Locations in California

www.scopecity.com

ScopeTronix

Cape Coral, FL

www.scopetronix.com

Shutan Camera & Video

Vernon Hills, IL

www.shutan.com

Skywatch Products

Fort Worth, TX

http://members.aol.com/skywatchpr/home/html

The Telescope Store

Keene, NH

www.telescopes-earth.com

Texas Nautical Repair

Houston, TX

www.lsstnr.com

The Sky Plus

Pittsburgh, PA

www.theskyplus.com

Wholesale Optics

New Milford, CT

www.astroptx.com

Woodland Hills Camera

Woodland Hills, CA

www.telescopes.net