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    I check CraigsList often. Some people need a dose of reality.
    Telescope

    Here is another:
    Celestron C4.5 Newtonian Telescope

    You would think people would do a bit of research.
    TELESCOPE & CASE

    Here's a good one. One could certainly make an informed decision on this one, eh?
    NEW TELESCOPE FOR CHEAP!!!!!

    yet another....
    Reflective Telescope For Sale
    Meade 16" LightBridge; Celestron G-8N Bird-Jones/motorized EQ5; Orion 127 Mak/go-to EQ5; Burgess 127f8 refractor; Sky-Watcher 5" F/5 collapsible dob; 90mm Mak/motorized EQ2; Royal Astro 76/910-GEM; Meade 60x700 refractor/alt/az; Zhumell 25x100 Coin Ops; GalilleoScope. Celestron 8mm-24mm zoom; lots of fixed EPs,some good, some..not so much. A small collection of surveying instruments; a forest of tripods; Canon Rebel Xti. Confirmed gadget junkie; Custodian of the Magnetic North Pole (Send $1.00 to Pierre each time you use a compass.)
    49-41-37.03N 123-09-29.61W Calculated magnetic declination: 17° 39' East

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    thanks so much for that pierre.
    and i thought i didn't have much knowledge!!
    that has made my day,never mind looking at the planets,i think they must be from one.
    can't stop smiling.the worrying thing though is did they actually sell them?
    clear skies,
    andy

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    Hi WWPierre:

    Thanx for the good chuckle!

    Gene

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    That gives me an idea, I want to make my scope "reflective" Maybe wrap some of the gold leaf looking Christmas wrap around it.
    collimator...I hardly knew her!
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    nice one tglenn.
    u gotta sort of admire some peoples gaul.........or laugh at their
    stupidity.thik i prefer the latter.
    clear skies,
    andy

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    Thanks for the chuckle,.,I also check craigslist daily,and get a good laugh every now and then.,.like "powerful telescope for sale,.,60mm-900mm,,475x magnification".,.or "telescope for sale $50.00",no picture, no nothing.,.,I guess they didn't want to have readers suffer from an information overload,..O+O

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    I have always heard that scopes were more expensive in Canada ...LOL ....

    In all actuality though , the first listing for the celestron C5 ...Those are sought after ...Great scopes ....Although they are asking for a little too much money for it..
    16in Night sky
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    Quote Originally Posted by roverich View Post
    I have always heard that scopes were more expensive in Canada ...LOL ....

    In all actuality though , the first listing for the celestron C5 ...Those are sought after ...Great scopes ....Although they are asking for a little too much money for it..
    of course they are!!...

    I should be able to sell mine for at least 10,000 at least lmao
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