Edward R. Byers Co.
"Byers Drives Stop the Earth"


     Edward R. Byers Co. has manufactured the world’s finest astronomical instruments for over 64 years. Byers driving systems are known worldwide for accuracy and quality. 
     Byers mountings are also known for their precision and beauty. Each one is crafted by Ed Byers himself. Each one is unique and considered the “gold standard” of engineering and craftsmanship. 
In the 1950’s Ed Byers was the first one to offer high-quality Sidereal driving systems to the amateur astronomy community. 
    ​ Ed Byers very quickly became known for excellence in craftsmanship. In addition to the amateur market, Byers made scientific instruments for Observatories and Universities all over the world as well as for NASA, Jet Propulsion Laboratories, Lockheed, and other government agencies. 
     Do you need quality gears, mountings, or other special equipment? Contact Ed Byers.​ 


29001 US HWY. 58

Barstow CA, 92311


(760) 221 2127