Astro-Tech 8" f/8 Ritchey-Chrétien astrograph, steel tube

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The steel tube Astro-Tech AT8RC makes premium 8" Ritchey-Chrétien optics for serious deep space imaging available at the lowest price ever. Sky & Telescope named the AT8RC a Sky & Telescope Hot Product for 2010. A review in the December 2009 Sky & Telescope said "it was how nicely this scope is matched to APS-C and 35mm formats that really wowed me."