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    Kowa 884 with TSN-VA3 Unusual question

    Thanks again for all the insights, gentlemen. I have a lot think about, and I'm starting to realize I'm not as clever as I thought. Everything I'm pondering has been tried before, and there are good reasons it isn't more commonplace. Decisions, decisions . . .
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    Kowa 884 with TSN-VA3 Unusual question

    Thanks again for all your insight and help. I understand your point on the 77mm Kowas, but if I'm going to spend the money, I want the best. I like the 88mm because I want the Fluorite, and I want the larger exit pupil. With your help finding the Kowa 884's focal length (500mm), I am now able...
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    Kowa 884 with TSN-VA3 Unusual question

    That seems like a great idea. I didn't realize it was so easy to use 1.25" eyepieces. Do you happen to know what specific eyepieces would give me the lower magnification that I'm looking for? In other words, do you happen to know the focal length of the Kowa 884? And I assume the final...
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    Kowa 884 with TSN-VA3 Unusual question

    Hello from Michigan I'm new to this forum, and fairly new to birding. I have caught the fever however, and I'd like to start investing in some better equipment. I'm in the market for a spotting scope. I've narrowed it down to the Kowa 884 (although the Meopta S2 82 HD was a close second). I...
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