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relationship of meade and celestron (if any)? (1 Viewer)

pat mitchel

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I was made aware that orion recently acquired meade instruments (from bankruptcy?). I thought both meade and celestron were wings of the same company (synta). Is that incorrect? Were meade and celestron simply 2 companies that recently had new binos that were identical in specs (if not in color!)- the meade masterclass and the celestron regal line. Simply the same supplier? Thanks in advance, Pat
 

Mark9473

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Belgium
Meade was previously owned by Ningbo Sunny Electronic, except the European subsidiary which was sold to Bresser IIRC.
 

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