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  1. Olivon 12.5mm Plossl Illuminated Cordless Eyepiece, Black
    Olivon 12.5mm Plossl Illuminated Cordless Eyepiece, Black
    Olivon 12.5mm Plossl Illuminated Cordless Eyepiece, Black
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  2. Olivon 12.5mm Plossl Illuminated Cordless Eyepiece, Black

    Delivery: 10-20 Working Days
    Customer Ratings (1 reviews)
    Price R1890.00

Product Description

  • Excellent for accurate polar alignment and Go To system alignment
  • Fully multi-coated
  • LED-illuminated double cross line reticle
  • Adjustable focus and brightness
Additional Information

Olivon 12.5mm Plods Illuminated Cordless Eyepiece. For guiding, higher precision GOTO alignments and collimation. This 4-element Plods design is also well suited for off-axis guiders, where light gathering is minimal. Fully multi-coated lenses, 4° apparent field. LED-illuminated double cross line reticle has adjustable focus and brightness. SR-54 batteries included. 1.25" diameter.


Most Helpful Customer Reviews

"Not Stellar" - ok, so it's a bad pun, but it seemed appropriate. I promptly received the unit I ordered, however it was dsyfunctional.

My primary uses for this item are: checking the tracking/alignment and setting up my 3-star alignments on my GoTo rig.

What troubled me about the first unit is that the LED didn't seem to light unless you carefully held the barrel and the knob. It was very fidgety, and not at all bright. And worse, there was no definitive "click" to indicate the unit was off. I thought perhaps it was the batteries but after testing and careful disassembly and reassembly I noticed other problems.

The replacement unit was significantly better, however there are some issues in design.

1. It really doesn't adjust to "dim". It starts at laser in your eye bright and dims to about medium before it winks off. If trying to track or sight dimmer stars, the light is just too bright by about double.

2. To bring the reticle... Read more
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