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Posts Made By: jerry palmer

February 19, 2003 05:39 PM Forum: Equipment Talk

not coming into focus

Posted By jerry palmer

i am new to the refracter scene.i just bought a genesis non sdf, i put my newer 2 inch televue diagonal in it and a 12mm type 2 nagler. when i rack the focuser out all the way stars do not come into focus. it needs about another quarter inch of travel to come into clear focus.so i have been moving the diagonal itself back to gain focus,is this right??i currently own a sct with no problems with this diagonal. so is the genesis at fault???

January 19, 2004 03:44 PM Forum: Eyepieces

meade research grade ep's

Posted By jerry palmer

does anyone know the FOV of the 15.5mm meade research grade wide angle ep..

February 19, 2003 06:48 PM Forum: Equipment Talk

not coming into focus

Posted By jerry palmer

my friend just came over with her adapter. problem solved, thanks guys for your time and answers. i feel kindof stupid that it was something that simple..but i know nothing of televue scopes or diagonals. so i will join the yahoo groups and learn more.

thanks,jerry

July 7, 2003 04:53 PM Forum: Binoviewers

Fast Refractor

Posted By jerry palmer

been using a TV bino and 2x amplifier with my TV Genesis(nonsdf) f/5,no problems.my EP sets are 32mm TV plossls,24mm UO Konigs and 19mm TV panoptics.low power rich field viewing is just great with a bino and a fast refractor!!!!