Apr 3, 2010
Rated a Very Helpful Review by the Epinions community
Pros: Superb optical performance, reasonable cost.
Cons: Expensive to upgrade to for beginners.
Summary: The Orion ED80 80mm refractor was a breakthrough when it appeared in 2003. If I had to sum up what it has done, it has simply redefined the landscape for APO refractors. While some sibling designs such as the Celestron 80ED appeared, it is ... read more