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Re: A review of the semi-apo prototype?

Started by saarmason, 10/14/2004 04:38PM
Posted 10/14/2004 04:38PM Opening Post
LIke the Reviewer wrote:
He discarded the finder and ep's and even Complained about the backlash of the cheap focuser. Seems like he got himself a $555 dollar ed doublet and marginal OTA for that price. Just my opinion.

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Posted 10/14/2004 04:46PM #1
I'm willing to bet he got himself a $555 achromat same as any other, maybe a sharp well made one, but no ED glass in it.

In fact, I'll be willing to measure the color error on this lens if someone wants to send it here and report honestly what it is, or you can send it to Yuri at TEC and I know he will measure and report honestly.

Roland Christen