# Stargazing Magnification of dobsonian telescope

1. Feb 1, 2008

### josue2503

how can i get the magnification of dobsonian telescope i made??

2. Feb 1, 2008

### chroot

Staff Emeritus
The fact that it's a Dobsonian is irrelevant. The "Dobsonian" is just a type of mount.

The power of any telescope-eyepiece combination is the focal length of the objective divided by the focal length of the eyepiece.

- Warren