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Re: Meade Starfinder Equatorial 10"

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Posted by max salganik/">max salganik on November 2, 1999 16:33:17 UTC

I have a meade 10" EQ starfinder and I must say that I love the scope. The EQ mount is OK for visual observations and is a lot more convenient than Dob mount because of the tracking. The optics are great but collimation is a must if your looking for the best possible performance. I must agree with the masses about the starfinders focuser. It's way to flimsy and I've since replaced it with a NGF-DX3 from JMI( Hope this helps.

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