WTB A decent telescope

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WTB A decent telescope

Post by jmikeslater »

My kids are old enough to be interested in astronomy, I lost my telescope during katrina. I am looking for a decent deal on a decent setup. Thanks!
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Re: WTB A decent telescope

Post by Christopher K. »

Though I don't own either of them, there are two "tabletop" scopes out right now which can be used by children and pragmatic adults.

The Firstscope is a 76mm reflector...
http://www.celestron.com/browse-shop/as ... -telescope

The Funscope is also a 76mm reflector...
http://www.telescope.com/FunScope-76mm- ... 103112.uts

Both are lightweight, reasonably-priced and easy to store.
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