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    Hey there,

    Im looking for guidance on which telescope would be best for my first purchase. I live in Tampa Florida, so i have light pollution in my area.

    I have done some research on my own and thought i found 2 that i would like, but the more research i have done on them, the more disappointed i am with the results.

    I am looking for something that i can use to see planets, galaxies, and other deep sky objects. Eventually i will be heading more towards astrophotography, but for now i guess i should stick with the basics. lol.

    If you have any recommendations or suggestions i would appreciate it.

    Thank you in advance

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    Default Re: Looking to buy first Telescope

    Hello and welcome aboard! Suggest you post your questions on TSS!!

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    Default Re: Looking to buy first Telescope

    Thank you Dave
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    Default Re: Looking to buy first Telescope

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    Thank you Dave
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    Default Re: Looking to buy first Telescope

    Thank you!

    I have signed up for TSS but am having issues logging in on my computer.
    I am waiting on admin to get back to me on the issues, but plan to be over there shortly.
    Again, Thank you

 

 

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