Choosing the Telescope Size

Many people think that having the bigger telescope for observing the stars is better than having the small one. That might be something true because the size also determine the aperture of the telescope. However, there are some things that many people missed when they are looking at the bigger telescope. That is because the bigger telescope does not always better than the smaller one. Here are some of the things that you might want to consider before you get your big-sized telescope.

The first one is that fact that the bigger telescope is not that portable. If you want to set the permanent pod in your backyard, the bigger telescope is something nice to have. However, if you want to go to the mountain or to the beach and observe the stars from there, you will need something portable, which means the smaller telescope is better. The second consideration is the price that you need to pay for the telescope. This is not a question anymore. You will need more money for the bigger telescope. For your additional consideration, the observatory telescope is not something cheap and if you want to get the biggest of it, you will need a lot of money to buy one.

The last but not least, the big telescope is meant to find the dim things outside the earth. If you are a beginner like this kind of function might be a bit useless, unless you are a pro. As an addition to that, the clear view is something that you can get only on the best sky condition. That means even the best and the biggest telescope might not be able to do anything if the sky is cloudy. Because of that reason, you need to be sure before you get the proper telescope size based on your need.

By Tania