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Where to buy an eyepiece in Exeter/East Devon?


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I have braved the snows and icy conditions to travel down to East Devon for the holidays and have brought my father's 130P with me, hoping that I may get some cold, crisp clear nights with a lot less light pollution than back home.

While I am down here I would like to pick up a 6/7mm eyepiece to complement the 10/25mm eyepieces that came with the scope. However, I realise that ordering something from FLO now is probably out of the question because of missing the last post before Christmas and I wouldn't want to make unreasonable demands, so can anyone recommend somewhere I can just drop into and maybe pick one up before the weekend?

Thanks in advance for any advice,

Steve

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If FLO cannot help, contacting them may be the main hiccup, then the only other I am aware of is SCS Astro:

The Astronomy Shop

1 Tone Hill. Wellington

Somerset TA21 0AU

United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 (0)1823 665510

Basically back up the M5 a bit, but not a great idea with the present weather - just thought that it is better down there then up here, less snow and ice.

Equally there may well be a shop in Exeter that sell cameras, binoculars and a few scopes and bits. Trouble is they would probably not have as wide a range as a specialist Astro shop.

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Thanks for the replies Capricorn and Steve.

I am very near Exeter and if it is no trouble, I'd really appreciate dropping by. You were my first thought, but I didn't want to presume anything at this time of year and as you are an online business. If you don't mind though, I'll give you a call and arrange something with you this afternoon.

Thanks again, really appreciate the help folks,

Steve

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