Olde School Optics

Updated Feb 2018

Unitron 114   just in perfect condition

two Wood cases complete epiece set 4 PCS  400.00


Questar with BB coating and JMI Computer  2 eyepieces , solar filter leather case, optics inspected by Questar 2103 has solid tripod.



Beautiful Mayflower, mahogany legs, new focuser, perfect condition diagonal and two EPs  230 with Wooden case

Vintage 1960 Tasco purchase at Gimbels in NY   remember Miracle on 34th Street) Same place. very clean and rare  550.00




All of the Classic  scopes in this section are functional , and have been  inspected optically and optimized mechanical. All the Wooden legs have the original finish except were noted.   All paint is original, not touched up, all mounts have been cleaned and lightly lucubrated  Optics have been  cleaned on two surfaces but not taken apart , (unless there was mold in between the lens), these scopes are a joy to use, but are delicate. Therefore, these instruments are NOT intended for beginners and we will not sell them as such. Please feel free to ask questions, try the scopes and come into the showroom .

We also purchase older instruments in need of service or repair

Please contact tcostanzo@astronomy-shoppe.com


Each scope has been tested optically for alignment and quality.

Each Scope will have a report on condition,or any problems or concerned. Just click on the photo ( under construction)

Updated may 22, 2016




Vintage Scope List::


TELESCOPES  (Used)  Condition/Des XTRAS  PRICE
Questar /jmi push too computer . electric drive excellent, has been refurbished by Questar 2013 solar filter, 3850.00
antique Bushnell Banner


mode 454 Pristine condition original package mint


solar Screens 150.00
Mayflower Mode 854 alt az mount no box 149.00
 Unitron Microscope  excellent condition, not box  zoom lens 10×20  159.00
 Original unitron adapter for super focuser adapts tube to to 2″ diagonal  75.00
Unitron model 114 az mount Wooded cases 2 550.00
Celestron C5 800.00

Goto Optic 60mm f 20  , three eyepieces.eq mount cases

Orange c-90   1.25 adapter and diagonal       379.00

Vintage eyepieces made in Japan or USA
Galoc  25 ortho 155
Galoc 7 160
TV 4.8 Nagler with Eye Cup 110.00
TV  19mm WF 140
tv 17 plossl 75
tv 13 plossl 75
Ultima 18 with Eye Cup 110
Ultima 12.5 with Eye Cup and Box 85
Ultima 30 90
celestron 7mm ortho 60

















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