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meade compared to Orion

Started by kjfswkr, 11/09/2004 08:11AM
Posted 11/09/2004 08:11AM Opening Post
Hi all,
I want to buy a telescope and from reading the forums most said stay away from the goto. I was looking at Meade LXD75 SN-6AT with auto controler and also at the Orion 8" model. Can anyone explain the differences? I like the looks of the Meade better than the Orion.

Thanks,

Kevin a new astronomy person
Posted 11/09/2004 11:46AM #1
Rick gives excellent advice.

Which Orion 8"?
Posted 11/09/2004 01:38PM #2
Thanks all for your input. I sincerely appreciate the thoughts, comments, and insight. Keep em coming!

Kevin