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The New Radian Telescope Raptor 61

Your universal astrophotography solution is here! The Radian Raptor 61 is unlike any telescope on the market for its ability to provide features and specs all in one scope! Watch Trevor Jones, aka, AstroBackyard take you into all the things you need to know about the Radian Raptor 61! Click here for a full list of features and specs. Clear skies!

About Radian Telescopes

Radian Telescopes provides high-quality, innovative astronomy equipment for easy astrophotography, including light pollution filters, premium optics, and more!

Founded by OPT, Radian Telescopes is driven to identify common issues in amateur astronomy and meet them with high-quality hardware to provide universal astrophotography solutions.

30 Responses

Zac Kruger

September 24, 2020

I feel the need—the need for speed!


September 22, 2020

I’m looking forward to the full reveal! Hopefully smoke, clouds, and the like cooperate . . .


September 18, 2020

i’m really exited about

Jim Stitley

September 17, 2020

Add me to your astronomy circulation list.
Thank you,
Jim Stitley

Steve H

September 17, 2020

Now that something to be excited about!

Jesse D Beatty

September 16, 2020

Looking forward to seeing after viewing the video. Always interested in new and better products, getting back into astrophotography now I am retired.

james dougan

September 16, 2020

very interesting. need a distributor in australia ??


September 16, 2020



September 16, 2020

Opt used to carry affordable stuff. Since they got the big building in carlsbad now they carry high priced stuff,sad.


September 16, 2020

can not wait

Edwin Wikstrom

September 16, 2020

Please Notify


September 16, 2020

similar to Rasa?


September 15, 2020

Looks like rebranded Askar?

John C Rodgers

September 15, 2020

Another product for your roundup. Great. I would be more excited except I figure it, like the equipment I have been waiting months to get with NO CLUE about when from Opt, will get the same treatment! Enjoy your wait!


September 15, 2020

Looks fantastic. Where will it be made?

Damian Vines

September 15, 2020

A Redcat killer…? Looks like, easy scope rotate clamp rings, focus gear teeth, good f/ratio… hmmm very intrigued :)

John Ailshire

September 15, 2020

Pretty ambitious!! Best Wishes. Looking forward to the rollout.

Brian Purdum

September 15, 2020

You can also send this website to my new Gmail @ purdumBrian 77@Gmail. Com

Geoffrey Kegley

September 15, 2020

Ah – OPT is now focussing on marketing and advanced hype. Like Mad Men.

T Harper

September 15, 2020

Looking forward to the full reveal.


September 15, 2020

That’s definitely Trevor and Rudy. Looking forward to the release.

Christopher Engell

September 15, 2020

Look coooool!

Phillip Roberts

September 15, 2020

I saw F/4.5! sign me up…..

Trevor Klaproth

September 15, 2020

Always keen to see new products?

Tommy Herr

September 15, 2020

is that Trevor and his dog in the video ? : – )
as for the scope, i hope that its easy for a beginner like me and is light weight for my Sky watcher Star adventurer pro mount.
love your website OPT.

Kenneth Kressler

September 15, 2020

Just out of curiosity, let me see what you got!!

Dan Kuchta

September 15, 2020

Please notify me

Joe Sanchez

September 15, 2020

Seeking top of the line telescopes, notify me as soon as they become available. Thanks, Joe.

Michael McAuliffe

September 15, 2020

That’s one sexy photo!

Jeramy J Gonzales

September 14, 2020

cant wait

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