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Barlow 3X Lens

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Posted by CBoy/">CBoy on December 6, 1999 02:40:25 UTC

I was told by a quote-end-quote expert that if a telescope comes with a 3X Barlow lens that it is almost guarenteed to be sub-par. Is this true and if so, does that mean a Barlow 2X is actually better than the 3X?

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