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Barlow X 2 Vs Eyepiece Of Higher Magnification

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Posted by Chris Deceu on April 30, 2003 07:01:10 UTC

Is it better to buy a new good eyepiece of a magnification +- 2 x (Meade or Vixen), or use a good barlow lense(Meade), with regard to the quality of the resulting image ?

What is the fundamental difference in the way a lens and a barlow work ?

Thx for any advice or idea .

Chris

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