Editions Burillier

URANIE / Editions BURILLIER est une S.A.R.L. crée en 1996, spécialisée dans la vente d'ouvrages et matériels astronomiques, scientifiques, ainsi que dans la publication d'ouvrages astronomiques. http://www.uranie-astronomie.fr/

Museum of the history of science

The Museum of the History of Science houses an unrivalled collection of historic scientific instruments in the world's oldest surviving purpose-built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford. www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/epact gives access to 520 scientific instrumentes in the Museum of history of science Oxford, British Museum London, Museum of the history of science Florence, Boerhaave Museum Leiden. http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/

Felix Solis Tempus

Dieses Spezialgeschäft in Basel bietet neben Sonnenuhren auch andere astronomische Instrumente an und entsprechende Literatur. http://www.sonnenuhr.li/Willkommen.html

Rolf Göbert, Kompassmacher

Rolf Göbert offers fine handmade brass instruments, mainly sun dials. http://www.kompassmacher.de/


This page by James E. Morrison provides a general overview of astrolabe principles. Links are provided to other pages with more details. http://www.astrolabes.org/

Brian Greig, Orrerymaker

Reproductions of astronomical instruments: Orreries (planetary gearings), armillary spheres. http://www.orrerymaker.com/

Norman Green

Reproductions of astronomical instruments. Some nice astrolabes are offered (Painswick Astrolabe, Champlain Mariner's Astrolabe and others). http://www.puzzlering.net/astrolabe.html

Nicolàs de Hilster

Nicolàs de Hilster at Castricum NL makes reproductions of wooden navigational instruments (crosstaff, backstaff etc.). http://www.dehilster.info/

CHRONOS-Manufaktur GbR

Reproductions of fine armillary-spheres and dials. http://www.armillarsphaere.com/

Kathrin Lange

German author. http://www.kathrin-lange.de/

Ars Mechanica

Dr. Günther Oestmann, Bremen.
Restoration and reconstruction of mechanical objects and scientific instruments. Scientific services. http://www.arsmechanica.de/