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    Default New To Me Ortho



    Nabbed a new-to-me ortho for $35.00, a Coulter Optical 12.5mm volcano top. Shipped yesterday and showed up in the mailbox today. Hopefully, I can try it out this weekend.





    This eyepiece is in immaculate condition. Despite its age, it looks brand new and unused.
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    Default Re: New To Me Ortho

    Great find (and price!).
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    Default Re: New To Me Ortho

    Very nice, Bryan.
    Good deal.
    I hope you can flood it with star photons soon!
    Cheers
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    Default Re: New To Me Ortho

    Congrats on a good find!
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    A great find Bryan! I hope you can use it soon
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    Default Re: New To Me Ortho

    Congrats! Lets us know how it works for you. Should be a good match for your long fracs.
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    Default Re: New To Me Ortho

    Nice deal Bryan! Now you have me thinking.... Looking forward to hearing about it; clear skies soon!
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    Default Re: New To Me Ortho

    Sweet!
    Orthos are a bit habit forming....that makes 3?

    Here's to a quick first light (I hope this is a nameless one repelling dance)
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    Hmmm who knows what you'll see in there .enjoy
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    Default Re: New To Me Ortho

    Thanks, everybody!

    The cloud curse thunderstorms rolled through earlier. Wicked looking arcus cloud formation being pushed along by an "all bark and no bite" thunderstorm complex. Kinda fun looking.

    Hopefully some opportunities show up over the long weekend to catch a photon or two with it.
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