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by DanTnT
Fri Mar 11, 2016 4:47 pm
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: Bresser 8x60 binoculars at Lidl (13/6-19/06/13)
Replies: 40
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Re: Bresser 8x60 binoculars at Lidl (13/6-19/06/13)

Hi Trinda I have been using a cheap set of 10x50 Bushnell. They work great since I really don't worry about them that much, however I find that they're a bit heavy after a while, and you need a tripod, otherwise my old hands are much too shaky for a nice clear view. Hope that helps somewhat. Cheers,...
by DanTnT
Wed Feb 24, 2016 2:38 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Returning to Astronomy
Replies: 4
Views: 4446

Re: Returning to Astronomy

I started in astronomy as well with a 10x50 binoculars. I found that it would shake quite a bit, so I epoxied a camera screw mount to the binoculars with a plate so I could attach it to a simple camera stand. Worked like a charm. My first home made telescope... :D