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Lunar and planetary eyepiece for a C9.25


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Hello everybody, what would be a good usable Lunar and planetary eyepiece for a C9.25. I've got a William Optics Swan 40mm 2" for wide field observing, but I'd like a good high powered eyepiece for Lunar and planetary viewing. I also have a Celestron Ultima barlow lens, any advice appreciated.

Thank you.

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For the moon I use a 8mm LVW. Sharp to the edges (65°) and comfortable to use. I bought it just for that purpose.

For planets I use either a 9mm or 7mm orthoscopic. Sharp and contrasty and the 40° field doesn't matter.

The orthos are great on the moon too, but I like the wide field and comfort of the LVW - though it comes at a price, £££...

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