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#1 csrlice12

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 01:49 PM

Why, oh why, doesn't the Vixen NLV come in a f/l between 5mm and 9mm? To me, 6-8mm is perfect planet territory...all the others I have or have tried are great! (The 5mm gave me the best view of Saturn yet!)

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 01:58 PM

Why, oh why, doesn't the Vixen NLV come in a f/l between 5mm and 9mm? To me, 6-8mm is perfect planet territory...all the others I have or have tried are great! (The 5mm gave me the best view of Saturn yet!)


I love mine! :jump: But yeah they dropped those focal lengths when they upgraded the body style. You can still find focal lengths between 5 and 9 in the old style, same optics, on the used market. The 5mm is my favorite in my 8" Dob for planetary.

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 06:02 PM

There is a 5, 6 and 9mm... http://myastroshop.c...asp?id=MAS-014C

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 06:39 PM

There is a 5, 6 and 9mm... http://myastroshop.c...asp?id=MAS-014C


Oh yeah, forgot about that 6 in the new. :bow: I have the 7 in the old style.






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