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01142007

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  1. 01142007

    COMPLETED - Skywatcher 200P OTA SOLD

    Many thanks, i am using mobile device so this does not show
  2. 01142007

    COMPLETED - Skywatcher 200P OTA SOLD

    Not at the time when i read it but thank you for your informative response, people like you make novices not want to ask questions on a forum like this
  3. 01142007

    COMPLETED - Skywatcher 200P OTA SOLD

    What area are you?
  4. 01142007

    Celestron 114LSM Question

    I'm just an eager beaver lol, wanting to get started :)
  5. 01142007

    Celestron 114LSM Question

    Ok i am back again, now looking at a used skyhawk 1145p synscan with 4 eye peices, budget is tight but thought this could be a put on and then add a better telescope at a later date. I beleive these stands are better and a little dearer, been offered it at £100. Any feedback would be appreciated
  6. 01142007

    Celestron 114LSM Question

    I appreciate all the input and advice that is offered which is why this site is so good, especially for a novive like myself
  7. 01142007

    Celestron 114LSM Question

    @Cosmic Geoff thank you very much for the advive, i agree in the fact that i would like to buy something that will last a few years and not be put off by the disappointment of what i can see. My inital budget was around £200 but can stretch a little for a better scope that will last. I am happy buying used as that wull help with the budget Just done a search on FLO and found this, it ticks the boxes that you mention and i presume this or one like this is what you mean? https://www.firstlightoptics.com/maksutov/skywatcher-skymax-127-supatrak.html Thanks again
  8. 01142007

    Celestron 114LSM Question

    @MarsG76 my mistake it is the LCM i take on board your comments about refractor telescops and i will have a look into this, can you recommend any at all?
  9. 01142007

    Celestron 114LSM Question

    Looking into this already thanks
  10. 01142007

    Celestron 114LSM Question

    Thank you for your reply, my firat scope, i have never even looked through one so 'blind so to speak' i have a set of skymaster 25x70 binoculars but thought a scope would be the next step. Would like to see rings of saturn etc. Not expecting to see hubble type images
  11. 01142007

    Celestron 114LSM Question

    I should add that i will want to transport this a few times between home and the coast
  12. Hi all, could anyone give any advice on this scope please, i missed out on the last scope i was hoping to buy and one of the 114LCM has become available. Only been used a couple of times and is in very good original condition with motor stand and accessories for £100. This will be my firat scope and will only be used for planets and hopefully some deep space, not being used for photography. Also is price reasonable, seen them new for around £280. Thank you in advance, i appreciate your opinions
  13. 01142007

    Second hand pitfalls

    Nice, i know what i will be trying this weekend
  14. Thank you all, this confirms what i managed to find on the Internet, alot more than the £30 advertised. I have fed this back to the lady
  15. Hi all, i have not got a scope yet and as i have been looking today i have come across an advert for the pictures. Oit of my distance but thought a little strange, a lady has advertised this for £30!!!!!!! From my research too low a price, i have told her it was cheap and she has asked if we could identify so she can sell at an appropriate price. Can anyone tell me where she can find the model number and a rough value please? She aslo has a case with revaluation astro photo visual kit. This will be my good deed for the day if we can help her, tha ks in advance.
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