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    Default Siebert Optics Obsevatory series?



    So does anyone here use, or have experience with the Siebert 'Observatory' series EP's? I'm kinda-sorta looking into possibly the 34mm to hit an exit pupil spot at a somewhat wider field. I've seen just a few of the CN reviews/posts but most were several years old. Any info appreciated.

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    Default Re: Siebert Optics Obsevatory series?

    No experience with them, I was looking at them earlier this afternoon myself.
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    Default Re: Siebert Optics Obsevatory series?

    Sorry! I stumbled across their website last week looking at Binoviewers. Looks interesting!
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    Default Re: Siebert Optics Obsevatory series?

    A lot less expensive than TV. Looks awesome as well. I'm loving my used Star Splitter with my Newt. Amazing quality. I say give one a go.
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    Default Re: Siebert Optics Obsevatory series?

    Quote Originally Posted by Leveye View Post
    A lot less expensive than TV. Looks awesome as well. I'm loving my used Star Splitter with my Newt. Amazing quality. I say give one a go.
    ... and let us know how they are? Please?
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    Default Re: Siebert Optics Obsevatory series?

    Sorry no help Frankie... but let us know, inquiring minds ya know.
    They are good looking, aren't they?
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    Default Re: Siebert Optics Obsevatory series?

    Quote Originally Posted by not_Fritz_Argelander View Post
    ... and let us know how they are? Please?
    Just the look is enough for me....They feel soo good in the hand.

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    I like my StarSplitter 3s and Performance+, very nice eyepieces.
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    Default Re: Siebert Optics Obsevatory series?

    Thanks, all. They are a good looking specimen for sure. I think I'll probably give one a shot. I love the minimal 'industrial' look. I noted the comparisons to the Panoptic on the site concerning the pincushioning. I never really noticed that in the Pan's myself, but that's very intriguing. The weight alone is a high attractant, @ 9oz. I'm getting away from all of those EP's that require you to hang a spare tire from the objective to balance the darn thing.
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    Default Re: Siebert Optics Obsevatory series?

    I haven't tried their eyepieces, but I have a very nice Siebert 2" 3x telecentric barlow that I am very happy with.
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