Vanguard telescope

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From: Bill Stent <>Date: 4 January 2019 at 5:47:51 pm AEDTTo: Paul Doyle <>Cc: birding-aus NEW <>Subject: Re: [Birding-Aus] Vanguard telescope

Paul We do sell them here, the HD82A, with a 20-60 eyepiece. We don’t have one in stock, you’ll have to wait until Wednesday or so.  Come  in and you . . . → Read More: Vanguard telescope

Big Thanks

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Special thanks to Greg Buzza who came down from Melbourne to show us around the Western . . . → Read More: Big Thanks


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Buildings and Bird Strikes

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Vanguard telescope

Hi all,

I recently had a look at a friend’s Vanguard Endeavour 8×42 binos, a brand I was not familiar with, and was very impressed with the clarity of the image, relative to the price.

He had picked them up when he lived in the US, and apparently, the Vanguards are . . . → Read More: Vanguard telescope