Quote:The real confirmation for me is the level of customer service at Questar. Truly unrivaled in today's business climate. I'm even more thrilled about my scope today now that I understand a little bit more about the company behind the scope.
Clear skies, Erik
Visual astronomer, main instruments:
Matthias Wirth 16" f/5 Takahashi FS-102 NSV on EM-10 Celestron 1983 C5
Zeiss, TeleVue and Celestron eyepieces
Nikon 18x70 IF-WP Zeiss Victory FL 7x42 Zeiss Victory FL 10x32
Quote:Not to be tacky, but...smell it! Leather, even old leather will always smell like leather. Vinyl just does not.
16" LightBridge; 8" G-8N Bird-Jones; Celestron C8 SCT; Burgess Acro 127; Sky-Watcher 5" F/5 Collapsable Mini-dob; Orion 127 Mak; Questar; 90mm Mak clone/EQ2M; Vixen 80 SF; Royal Astro 76/EQ; Meade RB60/alt-az; Galileoscope; Zhumell 20x100 fixed focus binoculars. CG5-GT, EQ5M, EQ3-2M. Lots of cheap EPs, a few good ones, and a forest of tripods. My Kit Yellow Zone, 20 minutes from the Blue Zone The future ain't what it used to be.