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    Celestron X-Cel’LX 7mm saves the day!

    Hello Bryan. I wonder how the celestron x-cel lx 5mm eyepiece would work on the Hummingbird, at 34x magnification. Is it possible to buy only the body of the Hummingbird and dispense with the zoom eyepiece? Thanks Peter
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    What smartphone?

    Hello. What smartphone would you recommend for digiscoping for less than 300 euros? Thanks Greetings Peter
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    Rigid focus wheel on small trinovid

    Thank you very much for your responses. I was only thinking of being able to use a single finger to focus, but I'll settle for using two fingers. Better to leave it as is. Thanks again Peter
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    Rigid focus wheel on small trinovid

    Hello. I have a small Trinovid 8x20 bca. The focus wheel is a bit stiff. Is it possible to use some kind of lubricant? Which one and how to do it? Thanks Peter
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    Moon through Kowa Prominar 883 + APM 12.5mm + 1.6x extender

    Hello Meinolf. I am also interested in using the Morpheus 4.5mm with the Kowa and the 1.6x extender. I have two questions: -How does the set for lunar observation behave? -Can it be used to observe on bright days? (for example, for distant raptor nests) Thank you Peter (sorry, it's a google...
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    Opticron sr ga 8x32 inside

    Hi. I recently purchased an Opticron sr ga 8x32 binocular (I'm nostalgic for porro prisms). Until today I did not observe that a white glue appears on both sides in one of the interior joints. Although it does not produce any kind of internal reflection, I would like to know if this appears in...
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    Kowa tse-17 HB 25x ler eyecup?

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    Kowa tse-17 HB 25x ler eyecup?

    Hi. Does anyone know if you can adapt a rubber eyecup to this old eyepiece? (also handmade solution). Thank you Pedro
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    Astro eyepieces with Kowa 883

    Hi. My intention is to take advantage of the Kowa 883 for observation mainly of the Moon. * What maximum magnifications do you think the Kowa can withstand for a luminous object such as the moon and operating a conventional tripod? Thank you Pedro
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    Astro eyepieces with Kowa 883

    Hi. I think that to use some astro Baader eyepiece in the Kowa, the most convenient is this that I did not know: https://www.baader-planetarium.com/en/1%C2%BC%22--m41-eyepiece-adapter-for-kowa-tsn-770--880-spotting-scopes.html Thank you very much for your patience Pedro
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    Astro eyepieces with Kowa 883

    Thank you very much for your help. I'll try to get hold of the internal screw adapter. Juhani says that the Baader Morpheus does work with it. I would like more advice from those who use this adapter and the eyepieces with which it works well. Thanks and regards. (a question: could a barlow lens...
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    Astro eyepieces with Kowa 883

    Thank you very much Joachim. The photo that I attach is from a website. I don't have 1.6x extender or eyepiece yet. I would like advice for an eyepiece between 4-5 mm, medium price and that works with this system. I had thought of some Vixen slv or Baader Hyperion. Does anyone have experience? I...
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    Astro eyepieces with Kowa 883

    Hello again. I still have the idea of using an astro eyepiece on the Kowa 883 to achieve 150-160x. I have thought that perhaps using the Kowa extender 1.6x in combination with the external screw astro adapter, a greater number of astronomical eyepieces may be compatible. This is so? Thanks again.
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    Just bought a TS-614, need eyepiece help

    Thank you. I think it is the protective glass behind the eyepiece. I think he has fungus on his inner face. I will see if with your help I can access it. Cheers and greetings
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    Just bought a TS-614, need eyepiece help

    Hello Jragsdale. I would be interested to know how you disassembled the kowa 614 to access the interior. I have an old kowa 612 with a dirty interior glass that I would like to clean. Thank you (translated with Google)
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