Newtonian telescope

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Synonyms for Newtonian telescope

reflecting telescope in which the image is viewed through an eyepiece perpendicular to main axis

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51m Newtonian telescope along with an SSP-3 solid state photometer and filters that have been transformed to the Johnson B, V, R and I system.
For years the six-inch diameter Newtonian telescope (right) had been used to wedge open the door of St Mary's Magdalene Chapel at Guy's Cliffe.
He spent his after-school and Sunday morning hours the following year delivering the Milwaukee Journal, saving $200 from the $10-a-week job for a 6-inch-diameter Newtonian telescope.
For long path analysis over a wide sample region, the interferometer is mounted to a compact Newtonian telescope with tripod.