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#1 oldtimer

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Posted 29 April 2011 - 09:04 PM

I just got my June issue of S&T and on page 41 what do I see.. an advertisement for an Explore Scientific ED152 f-8 air spaced triplit available summer 2011. No word on pricing.. anybody hear anything ...?

#2 Scott Beith

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Posted 29 April 2011 - 09:06 PM

Saw it at NEAF.

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Posted 29 April 2011 - 09:06 PM

Nothing yet beyond that ad.

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Posted 29 April 2011 - 09:07 PM

Saw it at NEAF.


And??? :jump:

#5 EdTheEdge

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Posted 29 April 2011 - 09:44 PM

I'm pretty sure I want one.

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Posted 30 April 2011 - 06:56 AM

With the carbon fibre tube and 3" focuser it may not be priced like a Tak or AP but it won't be cheap, my guess 4 to 5K.

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Posted 30 April 2011 - 09:14 AM

With the carbon fibre tube and 3" focuser it may not be priced like a Tak or AP but it won't be cheap, my guess 4 to 5K.


OPT lists the scope plus cheapie alt-az mount for $6,000.

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Posted 30 April 2011 - 03:22 PM

I started a thread about this yesterday:

ES152 Thread

#9 jolasa

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Posted 01 July 2013 - 02:33 PM

So anybody have an update of the ES 152 APO scope?

Any reviews out there?






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