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#76 youngamateur42

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Posted 14 August 2013 - 03:33 PM

Love my RV-6, waaaaay more stable that a tripod, wish they still made pier mounts. Also hands down the best 6 inch glass I've ever looked through. Wouldn't trade it for the world!

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Posted 09 May 2014 - 01:31 PM

Nice article!

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Posted 09 May 2014 - 01:50 PM

Sometime in 1981 According to Company 7 which ties in with the dates for a change in position given on this page on John Krewalk Jr's site, the Krewalks being the owners of Criterion prior to the sale to the Bushnell division of B&L.

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After reading that second link I think I can see why it went out of business so quickly. Mr. Krewalk was a very busy guy. Maybe too busy.

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Posted 10 December 2014 - 12:09 PM

Just got a chance to read Gil's piece. Great background information. He's a wonderful asset to the astronomy community. 




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