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    Default Meade 5000



    I just got this for $10 of a friend.
    Meade Series 5000 1.25" HD-60 Eyepiece - 12mm
    Could not say noHe picked it up from a garage sale in a box of goodies.
    Ill give it ago tonight,probably wont see any difference from my Vixen LV-W 13mm.


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    Default Re: Meade 5000

    No doubt it is a nice price!

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    Default Re: Meade 5000

    Scorrrrrre!
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    Guess that's it..!

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    Default Re: Meade 5000

    Yeah not a bad score hey

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    Default Re: Meade 5000

    I'm trying to find steals like that on Ebay! I'm a newbie and even I realize that is an unbelievable find!
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    Default Re: Meade 5000

    bargain, nice one mate.
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    Default Re: Meade 5000

    Cheers that's all iv'e been using lately
    Its getting its monies worth
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