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    Default Parks Optical reviews



    Been trying to find some reviews on Parks telescopes and mounts, anyone know
    where any are or can tell me a bit about them

    Phil




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    Default Parks Optical reviews


    Phil wrote:

    Hi Phil:

    I can sum things up for you:

    Optics: good if not always great. Some lemons.

    Mounts: Heavy (weight-wise) in the 1960s mold, but not as steady/sturdy
    as they look.

    Bottom line: If you're sorry you missed the Caves, one might be for
    you.

    Peace,
    Rod Mollise
    Author of:
    Choosing and Using a Schmidt Cassegrain Telescope
    and
    The Urban Astronomer's Guide
    <http://skywatch.brainiac.com/astroland>


 

 

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