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Best 70-85mm APO for under $1k

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#1 perseid28

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Posted 27 March 2012 - 10:27 AM

I had a TV-60 for 5 years and was hoping to upgrade to the 76 or 85 long before now. But due to budget constraints I think I need to set my sights a bit lower and settle for something more reasonably-priced.

I have absolutely no experience with non-Tele Vue refractors, and was wondering if anyone has suggestions of a nice 75-85mm APO with optical and mechanical performance that is close to "practically perfect," but which hopefully doesn't carry a price tag over $1k?

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Posted 27 March 2012 - 10:28 AM

Duplicate thread: CN Forums claimed my previous thread was invalid so I renamed. Please ignore this one.


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