"A telescope is either good or cheap, but not both" - but sometimes you get lucky!
SLAP Observer --- TMB130SS, SV102V(LOMO Lens), SV80ED Deluxe "The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." -- Edmund Burke. "People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf." -- George Orwell "The measure of a man’s greatness is not determined by what he accomplishes for himself, but by what he accomplishes for others.” -- Some Bald Guy
Meade 16" f/4.5 Lightbridge M42 w/Paracorr & "Crossbow" EQT-200 Equatorial Platform
Meade AR-6 w/10:1 Dual Speed Crayford Focuser
Meade ETX-125 Terabeam/Wegat
Orion ST80 w/single speed Crayford Focuser
CGEM Hypertuned by Deep Space Products
Primary Scope: Orion XX14IWith StarSeek and SS Pro Previous Scope: SW 10 Truss Dob on Z10 Base Eyepiece Collection: Meade 30mm and 24mm uwa 2" EP, ES 18mm and 4.7 82 degree EPs, and ES 9mm 100 degree EP 10X50 binocs with Monopod
Part owner of the Edwin P. Hubble Space Telescope.