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#26 Steve_M_M

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Posted 08 November 2018 - 08:58 PM

Is this the one that was listed on Zenmarket?  

 

It it is a cool looking scope, by the way. How are the optics?

Yes, I was looking for something, anything, to spend  my last yen and close out my zenmarket account.  This fit the bill.

 

I have only had it out one night thus far.  I am no optics guru, but I can tell good from bad and these optics are good+.  Typical Vixen early90's quality.  The entire scope is solid.  Top quality build.   Focuser is smoooooth.  Weird finder...no idea why Vixen would put such a crappy finder on this scope.  The case is really cool.  Also came with a Japanese planisphere, various sales flyers, a 30 page vixen catalog, instruction manual, and a few other tidbits.

 

The only weird part is this....

 

Well, I could not get a picture.  There is only one tube baffle.


Edited by Steve_M_M, 08 November 2018 - 09:01 PM.

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#27 Steve_M_M

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Posted 08 November 2018 - 09:13 PM

Funny.  I have never seen the planisphere that came with this scope until I got it.  Now, there is an identical one posted on CN classifieds.

 

https://www.cloudyni...se-planisphere/



#28 bremms

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Posted 09 November 2018 - 09:11 AM

Yes, I was looking for something, anything, to spend  my last yen and close out my zenmarket account.  This fit the bill.

 

I have only had it out one night thus far.  I am no optics guru, but I can tell good from bad and these optics are good+.  Typical Vixen early90's quality.  The entire scope is solid.  Top quality build.   Focuser is smoooooth.  Weird finder...no idea why Vixen would put such a crappy finder on this scope.  The case is really cool.  Also came with a Japanese planisphere, various sales flyers, a 30 page vixen catalog, instruction manual, and a few other tidbits.

 

The only weird part is this....

 

Well, I could not get a picture.  There is only one tube baffle.

It needs a Pikahcu sitting on top.


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#29 PeriodicTrends

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Posted 09 November 2018 - 02:25 PM

It needs a Pikahcu sitting on top.


I was thinking Hello Kitty...
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