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    Default If you look at the sun with a telescope or a binocular, do you become blind?



    I mean, will it be instantaneous?
    cuz I was thinking that those things can be very dangerous for children and not many parents would think about the binoculars or telescopes as a dangerous object that must be hidden for children
    what a dumbass jacky L
    This must be a thing that happens quite often because everyone has a binocular at home an any curious young man could think of looking at the sun with it

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    yea it will burn and it depend on how long u look at it.

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    Did you ever burn ants with a magnifying glass? Well, imagine turning that beam into your eye? Do you think it would take a couple of seconds?
    Do you want to try?
    Don't ever ever ever look at the sun without putting a PROFESSIONALLY MADE solar filter over the OBJECTIVE end of the scope or binoculars.
    Period.

 

 

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