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    Default As if there wasn't enough Choice.....



    What telescope should I get?

    Pick one from the ads here..........or ..............

    Dave Stevick's Weird Telescopes Page
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    Great site and very interesting scopes. I will have to study it more to tell you "which one to buy". Thanks for sharing...

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    Some neat designs. Thanks for posting them Pierre.

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    ..... plus a bunch of ham radios... Ham radio call sign - W1XWX

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    search for W1XWX to see my amateur radio web site

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    Talk about being creative. Those scopes are awesome.

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    Just when you think you've seen them all. Some creative folks out there.
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