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Question On Size. Please Help.

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Posted by Elizabeth on February 18, 2003 15:21:32 UTC

I've been reading these things in magazines that talk about 6 inch telescopes, what exactly are they measuring thats 6 inches? I've heard that 12 inch telescopes give you a more "close-up" look at things, like you are able to see the clouds on Jupiter move. I was thinking of making one of those, but I'm not sure where I can find instructions to build it. If you have any links, that would help me out a bunch. Thanks.

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