JeremyC80ED * Orion StarBlast 6 * C11 StarbrightVixen Porta II mount * AS-GT EQ mountPlossls * 66 Enhanced Wide Angles * 2" 52mm Erfle
My eyepieces are made from the waste product of exploding stars. 10XTi 102XLT ST80A(2" Focuser) XW: All; XO: 2.58 Televue: Naglers-T1 Smoothside-full set, 17T4,12T4,Ethos 17,4.7; plossels-40,32,20,17,&7.4mm; Pans-22,24mm; Delos-6,8,12,17.3mm ES100: 5.5,9*,14,20 ES82: full set ES68: 16,20,24,34 NLV: 5,9,10,15 Ortho: HD-7,9; OPS-9,12 Meade RG 7mm Other: Pentax 12.5K(.965), 10mm Parks Zoom: Nag3-6 *=on b/o DAS Dark Site
Leica 8x20; Nikon Action 7x35; Vixen Apex Pro 8x42; Orion 15x63; Docter Nobilem 15x60
WO Megrez II 80 FD / APM 107mm f/6.5 / Mewlon 210 on DM-6 + Berlebach Planet
10" OO VX, 6" iOptron Mak-Cass, Orion 100ED
12" Dob, 4" Mak, 3" APO, PST, bunch of green eyepieces & an understanding wife.
Quote:Or a larger 6" reflector. Keep the telescope suggestions coming!
You know you are there when you start thinking in terms of EXIT PUPIL rather than Magnification..
Zhumell Z8 8" f/6 Dob Meade DS-2090 90mm f/9 on EQ1 mount (modified) Olympus Trooper 10x50 DPS I bino Quantaray Dakota 9x40 bino
Quote: What type of refractors can match the aperture of an 6-8" Dobson?
Quote:You might consider the Zhumell 8-24mm zoom (about $60 US). Gives you no worse a fov then a plossel and up to 60* fov @ 8mm.
Quote:its 40* @24mm and 60* @24mm