Uncle Rod Uncle Rod's Astroblog: http://uncle-rods.blogspot.com/
Cactus Patch Observatory / 14" LX200
"The four points of the compass be logic, knowledge, wisdom, and the unknown. Some do bow in that final direction. Others advance upon it. To bow before the one is to lose sight of the three."
Quote:This has been my own message for several years. Panoptics and similar 68 degree AFOV eyepices are a far better choice
Quote:Quote:This has been my own message for several years. Panoptics and similar 68 degree AFOV eyepices are a far better choice So I guess my 13 Ethos isn't REALLY as good as it looks to me. Sigh. Guess I'd better go back to the Panoptics. NOT.
ROR Observatory Levenhuk 8" carbon fiber RC, Astro Physics CCDT67 Astro-Tech AT8IN w/Moonlite, Baader Mark III MPCC Levenhuk 80mm triplet, Astro Tech 0.8X reducer/flattener Celestron CGEM DX w/HyperTune STF-8300M SX 7 position 36mm CFW Astrodon 5nm H-alpha Little Piney Observatory
Quote:Call me when you're ready and I'll order you up a brand new shiny Panoptic for that used Ethos Rod. You'll be much better off then
Quote:So I guess my 13 Ethos isn't REALLY as good as it looks to me. Sigh. Guess I'd better go back to the Panoptics.
Celestron CPC Deluxe HD 1100
Sky-Watcher Pro 120ED
Explore Scientific 82° 30mm, 18mm, 11mm, 6.7mm, 4.7mm
Canon T3i Baader mod, Hyperstar, IS-618CIU Camera
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Quote:It won't correct the standard SCT but it will allow your 12" LX200GPS to have a wider FOV.
Quote:JoeR:What in the world is your avatar? It looks like a piece of toast farting?