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Opinion on a good Mak.

Started by paulsky, 07/17/2007 03:00PM
Posted 07/17/2007 03:00PM Opening Post
hello,

I have looking for a good Maksutov for double star and planets, some opinion or advice?

Thanks,

paulo
Posted 07/18/2007 08:00AM #1
If you want the best view of planets, go with one that has a small central obstruction (25% or less). That will maximize contrast, which is essential for seeing Jovian cloud details or Martian surface features. It helps on deep sky, too.

K. Michael M.

Paulo martin said:

hello,

I have looking for a good Maksutov for double star and planets, some opinion or advice?

Thanks,

paulo