Re: binocs

From: JAY RESPLER (jrespler@superlink.net)
Date: Tue Jun 18 2002 - 03:19:02 EDT


Jonathan T Wojack wrote:
> I can usually get to magnitude +6, +7 (sometimes  +8 with averted vision
> and squinting) with my binoculars, which are 7x35's.  Just out of
> curiosity, would I see at least a marginal increase if I were to switch
> to 8x56's (I am in my 20's, for pupil concerns) ?

My zeiss 8x56 usually go to ~8.  Celestron 20x80 go to 9.
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