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    Default Got my ES 82 18 & 8.8!



    Arrived today! Here's my collection so far.


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    ~Joe~
    Scopes: Zhumell Z10
    Eyepieces: Tele Vue Plossl 40, 25, 11 | Zhumell 30, 9 | ES 68 Series 16 | ES 82 Series 18, 11 & 8.8 | Meade UWA 5.5
    Barlows: Televue 2x Barlow 1.25 inch
    Finders: 8x50 RACI, Telrad

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    Default Re: Got my ES 82 18 & 8.8!

    Looking good Joe! You are gonna love those new eyepieces! Let us know how they do for you if you get a chance.
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    Eyepieces: GSO Super Plössl 40mm, 32mm, 15mm, 9mm; ES 82° Series; GSO Superview 30mm; Celestron Plössl 26mm, 20mm; ES 70° 25mm; ES Plössl 25mm; Vite Aspheric 23mm, 10mm, 4mm; Orion Expanse 20mm, 9mm; KK Ortho 18mm, 12.5mm; Bresser 70° 15mm; Coulter Optical 12.5mm; BCO 10mm; ES 62° 9mm; Zhumell Z Series 5mm
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    Default Re: Got my ES 82 18 & 8.8!

    That's a great looking collection! I love my ES 82° 18mm and 11mm, and the 8.8 is on my list.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bladekeeper View Post
    Looking good Joe! You are gonna love those new eyepieces! Let us know how they do for you if you get a chance.
    Anticipation is high! I'm on-call today through next Friday, so I won't get to use them until I make it to the mountains for a week next Saturday. Dang, I can't wait! I remember when I had the Meade up there last year it was stunning under a dark sky. It will be interesting to see the difference with better EPs and the Z10.
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    Eyepieces: Tele Vue Plossl 40, 25, 11 | Zhumell 30, 9 | ES 68 Series 16 | ES 82 Series 18, 11 & 8.8 | Meade UWA 5.5
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    Default Re: Got my ES 82 18 & 8.8!

    Nice! I too am a fan of ES Ep's as you can tell by my signature. Am very pleased with them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by starlogborg View Post
    That's a great looking collection! I love my ES 82° 18mm and 11mm, and the 8.8 is on my list.
    I think the next on my list is a Nagler T6 13mm and after that an ES 82 30mm to replace the one that came with the scope. After hearing all the praise on here for the ES 82 18mm I can't wait to take it for a drive!
    ~Joe~
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    Eyepieces: Tele Vue Plossl 40, 25, 11 | Zhumell 30, 9 | ES 68 Series 16 | ES 82 Series 18, 11 & 8.8 | Meade UWA 5.5
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    Default Re: Got my ES 82 18 & 8.8!

    Nice looking collection you've got there!
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    Quote Originally Posted by My 2 Stars View Post
    Nice! I too am a fan of ES Ep's as you can tell by my signature. Am very pleased with them.
    Early on I picked up an Es 68 series 16mm. It's not a bad EP but I should have started collecting the 82 series then. Oops!
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    Eyepieces: Tele Vue Plossl 40, 25, 11 | Zhumell 30, 9 | ES 68 Series 16 | ES 82 Series 18, 11 & 8.8 | Meade UWA 5.5
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    Default Re: Got my ES 82 18 & 8.8!

    Nice looking collection, Joe. Enjoy. Clear skies.
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    Default Re: Got my ES 82 18 & 8.8!

    Gratz on the new glass!
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