TAL Ultra Wide Angle 24mm


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Brand and Model:TAL Ultra Wide Angle 24mm
Price ($USD):$299.00
Type:Ultra Wide Angle
Focal Length:24 mm
Barrel Size:2 in
Apparent FOV:80.0 degrees
Field Stop Dia.:0.0 mm
Eye Relief:12 mm
Elements:8
Weight (lbs):1.1
Description:

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TAL Ultra Wide Angle 24mm
Contrasty, sharp on axis . . . softening towards field stop, but not an annoyance for the price . . . $143 on Astromart.
Overall construction a notch down from the BW-Optik.
Huge FOV in my LX90 and becoming my favorite ep!

Overall Rating: 9
Optics:9 Value:10
Weight: 10 (Trustworthy Vote)
Date:
By: jbarbour
Link to this vote: http://excelsis.com/1.0/displayvote.php?voteid=350495


TAL Ultra Wide Angle 24mm
This eyepiece is a bargain for a 24mm Nagler type UWA. It works great in all three (120mm f5 , 150mm f8 refractor,XT10) of my scopes. This is the first eyepiece I use when I pull out my XT10 (10in f5 DOB) and it does not have any blackouts (kidney-beaning) like many UWA eyepieces in this FL range.
It works very well in the daylight with my scopes and makes a great low light spotting scope with the Orion 120ST OTA on a Bogen 3040 tripod.
For more reviews see the two at http://www.cloudynights.com/eyepieces/TAL%20uwa.htm and http://www.cloudynights.com/eyepieces/Six%20Low%20Cost%202.html

Overall Rating: 10
Optics:9 Value:10
Weight: 10 (Trustworthy Vote)
Date:
By: jao
Link to this vote: http://excelsis.com/1.0/displayvote.php?voteid=111952

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