Celestron Advanced VX Edge8; Celestron 20X80 binoculars on a 1st surface mirror mount; Orion Q70 set; WO Binoviewers; Nikon 16X50 binoculars.
A little girl once asked as I showed her the Moon with my telescope, "Are you a scientist?" No, it's just a hobby....
South of Seattle - east of Tacoma
APM 105/650 Travelling Visual Observer
Quote:...Just gotta remember that if I remove my glasses and set them down, where I put them.... grope, grope...
10" OO VX, 6" iOptron Mak-Cass, Orion 100ED
17.5" f/5 Dob. IM-715 MCT. 120ED. Lunt 60mm Ha. Zeiss, Leica, Fujinon, Nikon, Pentax, Bushnell bins
Skywatcher BD 180mm f/15 Mak Intes M703 180mm f/10 Mak ED102 f/7 refractor Vixen LVW42, 22,13,8,5 and Vixen LV50
Happy owner of-- A Mag 1, 12.5 inch Porta Ball A Dual Axis Equatorial Platform A PST Double Stack
16" F/12 R-C with optics figured by Paul Jones mounted on Byers Research Grade Series II mount with Gemini II GOTO housed in 11.5' Sirius Observatory; C11 on G11;a few Ethoi and other longer focal length Televue eyepieces in the 2" format; a 6" F/10 refractor for which I made the achromatic objective.
Quote:16mm or more works for me. 17 works for most people. 20 is considered ideal.
Meade LX3 8" OTA, LXD75 mount 40 mm Televue Plossl, 24 mm Televue wide field, 18 mm orion kellner, meade super Plossls 15 and 9.7
Quote: I would love to try an Ethos, but 15mm is just not enough eyerelief for me.