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5mm Orthoscopic Or Pentax 5.2mm

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Posted by JAY BARR/">JAY BARR on October 5, 1999 02:42:35 UTC

I own a Celestron C102HD. I've seen in ads that for planetary viewing, nothing beats an orthoscopic eyepiece. I love my Pentax 7mm 65 deg but a 5.2 Pentax costs 3 times as much as a 5mm orthoscopic. Disregarding cost, and 80% use on planetary viewing / 20% on galaxies & deep space, which eyepiece would you purchase?

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