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Re: Need Advice On Which Scope To Buy

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Posted by Harold/">Harold on September 1, 1999 11:13:20 UTC


I have a similar dilemma. I have been thinking of building a Dob but am lured by the autotracking. It seems to me that keeping a Dob centered on moving targets, particularly planets, would be frustrating!

I have been starhopping with my 7X50 binoculars and enjoy the hunt. This has been a great way to learn the sky.

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