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Quote:Wouldn't the Vario outperform the Asph and be the better choice due to its smaller FOV as scope focal ratio gets faster? At least, as far as edge definition is concerned?
Quote:Quote:Wouldn't the Vario outperform the Asph and be the better choice due to its smaller FOV as scope focal ratio gets faster? At least, as far as edge definition is concerned? My guess is the size of the actual well-corrected area would be similar...
TEC140 (#216) Leica 17.8...8.9mm ASPH Zoom also barlowed 1.5x/2.0x/2.5x with Baader VIP Modular Barlow WO UWAN 28mm Baader 2" Herschel Wedge with SolarContinuum filter AYO AltAz mount on a Berlebach UNI19 tripod (sold: Zeiss AOII set with Zeiss Abbe 2x Barlow, see Leica zoom vs. ZAOII)
Home made 16" f5 Terry Ostahowski optics - ArgoNavis/ServoCAT ES 30 mm, Ethos 21, 13 and 10 mm Paracorr II Antares Barlow 2" 1.6X 2" DGM NPB (UHC) filter 2" Catseye Cheshire/Sight tube 2" Howie Glatter laser + Tublug
Quote:Bob, I undestand that the Leica is well corrected in your short focal telescopes?. If yes, within a time I would consider sell my 10mm Ethos and purchase the Leica ASPH, I would not get rid of my 13mm Ethos.
Quote:Ok Bob, and without Paracorr, what would be your impressions about the Leica Eyepiece in the f5 reflector?.