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mike bacanin
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C5 and binoviewer
      #5559851 - 12/07/12 07:30 PM

i have a very nice vintage C5+, and i am considering using wo binoviewers without any corrector, with a pair of tv 13mm smoothsides. can anyone confirm if this setup will focus ok? i estimate final operating mag to be arouind 130x with a 1.25 inch diagonal

mike


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Eddgie
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Re: C5 and binoviewer new [Re: mike bacanin]
      #5560223 - 12/08/12 12:20 AM

I have used a Maxbright and a Mark V on a C5 and both worked fine when used with a 1.25" T2 diagonal. A standard 1.25" diagonal adds a bit of back focus requirement, but the C5 should work with it without any problem.

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prestonrich
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Re: C5 and binoviewer new [Re: Eddgie]
      #5561139 - 12/08/12 04:18 PM

No adapter needed normally but can't binoview w/the 6.3FR.

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