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Quote from SkyNews reveiw by Todd Carlson:

I admit that it takes a lot to surprise me after so many years observing with this scope, but this certainly did.

— Carlson, T. "Improve the View with Paracorr Type 2". SkyNews (May/June 2011). Full Review.

Quotes from Cloudy Nights Reader's Choice Award 2010:

Once again, Tele Vue was the leader in the field, with the most products voted into the top.

Paracror Type-2
Meanwhile the new dobsonian revolution is driving faster mirrors, and Tele Vue has stepped up to the plate in two ways - they've introduced a new version of their venerable Paracorr (now in a Type 2) specifically to work with these new, faster mirrors, and further, they continue to collaborate with other companies to provide amateurs with the best gear possible.

— Trusock, T. "Readers Choice: Gear of the Year 2010". CloudyNights.com (Feb. 16, 2011).

Astronomy Technology Today excerpt from Paracorr-2 review

  • The new Paracorr Type-2 does such a magnificent job of eliminating coma and increasing the size of the diffraction limited field of view that contrast, resolution and limiting magnitude are all enhanced! In fact, the increased contrast and the jet-black backgrounds were the first things every observer commented on.
  • All in all, using ultra-wide-field eyepieces, such as the Ethos with the Paracorr Type-2 in a fast reflector achieves a synergy that brings a new level of dramatic visual observing experiences.

— Harvey, M. "The New Paracorr Type-2". Astronomy Technology Today (Nov/Dec 2010). Full Review.

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