• Patrick Moore
  • John Watson


“If I want to make astronomy my hobby, what sort of telescope do I need?”

This is a question which has been asked countless times, and there is not always a straightforward answer, because so much depends upon the interests and the circumstances of the beginner. However, there are various points to be borne in mind at once, and these are important, because it is only too easy to make a wrong choice and be bitterly disappointed.


Objective Lens Wrong Choice Straightforward Answer Amateur Astronomer Astronomical Telescope 
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  • Patrick Moore
  • John Watson

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