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how to choose a telescope

 
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Howdy all!!
Well I am an amature astronomer and I am looking for a good telescope. How do I select a good telescope to view all the stars in the night sky, I would additionally want to make it interesting for me, so I would like to see the faint stars too!!
Help me choose please..
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Hi Gautham,
It all depends on how much you're willing to spend
Check out Amazon.com's Telescope Buying Guide, there's some good information there.
This company has a lot of info and a good choice of instruments on sale: Oceanside Photo and Telescope.
And I presume you've been here
Disclaimer: This post is not intended to be a promotion for Oceanside Photo and Telescope, or their products. The poster has no affiliation to the aforementioned company and does not endorse the company or their products. The buyer is encouraged to use discretion and bizrate.com for dealer ratings. But this poster does not endorse bizrate.com either...
[ November 20, 2002: Message edited by: Nanhesru Ningyake ]
 
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I personally would prefer a pair of powerful binoculars - I own a Minolta Zoom 7-15x35, but I would recommend a Minolta Zoom 8-20x50. Ofcourse, not necessarily Minolta. There are better brands, if you can afford it
 
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well I have a small budget, but I need some good buy for the money.
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