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Re: CG5-GT or Orion Sirius EQ-G? [Re: skywolf856]
      #4367696 - 02/06/11 02:37 PM

Well, I now got the Sirius EQ-G. It's much bigger and stronger than I thought. Last nigh, I went to a star party and saw one member which I know has taken great pictures with an Orion 8" F/5 Newtonian. I was very surprised when I noticed that he had the Newtonian with a 4.5 Newtonian as a guider, and 350D DSLR, and Star Shoot Guider, all on top of a Sirius! It blew my mind completely, since I was thinking that the most I would be able to mount on it was a 6" scope, such as the AT6RC. Now, let me see that Orion 8" F/4 Astrograph...

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