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FOR SALE: Ethos 17mm - *SOLD*

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LNIB Minty Ethos 17mm - £390


I moved to the Nagler T4 range for more viewing comfort and this lovely eyepiece needs to find a new home. 

This is a LNIB eyepiece that saw limited focuser action 3 times as it was purchased and received on the 16th of September this year. 

Comes with original box, wrapping, sticker and caps. Any minor dust will be blown off with a manual blower prior to shipping. No scratches, no dings no falls, no nothing. 

Price includes PayPal fee and shipping with insurance and tracking. 

Thanks for looking! 

Clear skies, 

Nicos

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Hi Guillaume,

I already sold my other Ethoi as I am switching to the T4 line. Expecting the 12mm T4 now and I am done :)

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Great to hear that Nicos...

I'm still waiting for my OOUK VX12 f4 and was planning to get the 21, 8 and 6 Ethos in due time :)

Regards,

Guillaume

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Get a Paracorr as well!

That's the exact eyepiece combo I had with my Dob, but I now restricted myself to a 5" APO and I guess my eyes prefer something different - hence the Nagler T4 range.

Also consider the Nagler 31mm for maximum exit pupil - once you see M42 through your scope and a Nagler 31mm (or Ethos 21mm), you will go nuts!

Finally, collimation is crucial. I used Howie Glatter collimation tools - what's your plan?

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I've read your VX12 report more than a dozen times by now Nicos :)

The Paracorr 2 is on the shopping list for sure!

I think I will initially only go for the 21E as wide field... If after time I'm longing for wider field, I might still go for a Nagler 31 but don't feel the urge for it right away.

With regards to collimation, I haven't had too much of a look to it yet, but I'm more drawn towards something mechanical/optical (cheshire) than laser to be honest. I've heard mixed reviews about laser collimation in general. But I'm undecided yet...

G

 

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G,

Howie Glatter laser and tublug done in 3 iterations gives you perfect collimation. Howie has unfortunately passed on, but Starlight Instruments has taken over the production of Howie's "wares".

The E21 is an awesome eyepiece indeed and nearly as wide as the N31. A perfect fit for your scope actually for wide field. 

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