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#1 duck2k

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Posted 21 February 2021 - 01:02 PM

I finally got my 61 out under the stars last night. This is a great little scope for low power sweeps. I did test my 6.5 Morph with this scope as well. Many objects were beautiful with that kind of high power as well. Because of it's limited back focus, the 2 in Diagonal is a must for astro observing. It does not matter to me, because I like a 2 in optical train anyway. The best low power views has been my TV 27mm Pan. Definitely a mighty mini monster!
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Posted 21 February 2021 - 01:52 PM

A WO ZS61 and a TV 27mm Pan is fairly accurately described as "low power".

13.3x and around 5.1 degrees.

 

They work well on the Az GTi mount. And the Blue ones look best. (Mine's Blue grin.gif )


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Posted 21 February 2021 - 04:11 PM

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Posted 21 February 2021 - 07:04 PM

Duck, which mount is that?
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Posted 22 February 2021 - 12:09 AM

Duck, which mount is that?

Hi there!

 

The mount is an Explore Scientific Twilight I mount and tripod.:)


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