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  1. J

    Next step: I need a scope

    Hi, my usual sermon about tripods: wood is best for dampening vibration, followed by CF and alumninum is worst. Expect longer settling times for aluminum. less segments perefered - the locks don't help with stability. Also more segements = smaller diameter of the lowest segment = more shaky...
  2. J

    Next step: I need a scope

    Hi Felix, my main scope is a (quite goood) TSN-3 with the Opticron SDLv2 EP... still like that a lot even when standing next to current alphas... I do own another TSN-3 which I got very cheap because I wanted the stay on case which it had and a 613 planned as a lighter option but not used a...
  3. J

    Next step: I need a scope

    Hi Felix, congratulations to a new toy! I have to warn you about a dangerous disease closely related to the common affliction of binomania that we all know too well... it is called aperture fever and causes people to always desire a larger telescope than the one they have... See the following...