Search results

  1. M

    Stargazing Looking to buy my first telescope

    Well since it doesn't seem there are any enormous differences between the two, and I found my original one for cheaper and with better eyepieces, I think I'm going to pull the trigger on that one. Thanks everyone for your help!
  2. M

    Stargazing Looking to buy my first telescope

    Is it? As you can probably tell, I'm new at this. :P I wish I knew someone on here who owns this one so I could figure out how big of an issue it will be... EDIT: Just curious Dave, would you recommend a dobs as well?
  3. M

    Stargazing Looking to buy my first telescope

    Honestly I probably wouldn't even notice any vibration until I got a second telescope that didn't have the same problem. :P I don't need perfection, just something a little bit cheaper and smaller than a dob. Right, I think I'll go with this one if you think the EQ mount would be bearable...
  4. M

    Stargazing Looking to buy my first telescope

    I looked at that one, but it just seems to bulky to be practical at all. Why do you recommend a dobs over a regular reflector on an eq mount? Just curious.
  5. M

    Stargazing Looking to buy my first telescope

    Right so I'm looking to buy my first telescope and rather than start a thread I thought I'd post here. How does this look for a beginner telescope? Keeping in mind its my first and I really only want to look at the moon, some of the closer planets, and maybe some nearby galaxies or nebulae. I am...
Top