By Stephen Tonkin (auth.), Stephen F. Tonkin BSc, FRAS (eds.)
Small telescopes have much to suggest them.
Cost is naturally a attention, yet their such a lot optimistic function is sheer portability. a few brands have attempted to make huge telescopes extra transportable (with combined success), however the contrary strategy, that of constructing small telescopes more advantageous, is what this ebook is all about.
Good 2-inch (60mm) telescopes are actually on hand for newbies, and significant American brands now supply small, cheap computer-controlled tools which are in a position to outstanding results.
Stephen Tonkin has amassed the adventure of clients of small telescopes to supply an perception into simply what's attainable - for beginners to astronomy or skilled observers who easily are looking to use a small, fairly transportable telescope.
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