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Re: Unbelievable

Subject: Re: Unbelievable
From: "Starlord"
Date: Thu, 14 Jul 2005 14:42:46 -0700
Newsgroups: sci.astro.amateur
and just where in R.China is it made? same factory that pours out all the 
rest of them that are sold worldwide?


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"Tom" <Tom@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message 
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> "Ed T" <reply@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message 
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>> "Tom" <Tom@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message 
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>>> http://www.spaceweather.com/swpod2005/14jul05/favre1.jpg
>>>
>>> This was taken with a 'lowly" SW 80/400 achromat.  It rivals some of the 
>>> best AP and TV shots I have seen.
>>> The OTA sells for a measly 150 US!!
>>>
>>> http://www.islandeyepiece.com/telescopes/sw804.htm
>>>
>>>
>>
>> Thats a great shot!  Chromatic abberation is a non-issue when the "input" 
>> is such a narrow band of the visible spectrum.
>>
>
>
> well sure but you have to consider the optical quality overall and not 
> just color correction.
> It would seem that the achromat doublet is of good quality for a cheap 
> price!!
> 



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