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Piero

COMPLETED - Selling Vixen HRs - WITHDRAWN

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As part of my equipment reduction, I'm selling the following items:

  • Vixen HR 3.4mm (like new) £200
  • Vixen HR 2.4mm (like new) £200
  • 1.25" Lunt Herschel Wedge (prism, ND filter, and wedge housing structure like new. Locking screw requires tapping and threading. Hence the discount) £80 SOLD

The Vixen HR are the best eyepieces I have ever owned. A few members on CN matched them with the Pentax XO. No light scattering and incredibly sharp. In my opinion colour tone is neutral and sits in between the Docter UWA and my Zeiss Zoom eyepieces. Eye relief is comfortable if spectacles are not used (which should not at high magnification).

The Lunt Herschel Wedge is an excellent tool for white light solar observing using a refractor. It works even better when combined with a Baader solar continuum filter in my opinion. The hole of the locking screw of the solar wedge requires tapping/threading. Apart from that, everything is in excellent conditions, essentially indistinguishable from new items.

Caps and boxes (hard case for the wedge) are included, of course.

Price includes 1st class RM signed-for. Payment via PayPal (as friends) or bank transfer. Collection from Cambridge also available if preferred.

Thanks for looking,

Piero
 

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Has locking screw thread on your Lunt Wedge been cross threaded?

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Just bought a new Lunt/APM wedge. :-((. Wish I had waited now lol. Too much money from people for Xmas burning a hole in my pocket so got rid of it quickly. 

 

Good luck with the sale. 🙂

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1.25" Lunt Herschel Wedge SOLD.

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Withdrawn. Feel free to archive this advert.

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