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Brighter than any Cheshire eyepiece for 1/6-1/12 the cost! A Must for Rich Field and Fast Newtonians & Dobsonians
Look Into Your Telescope Through an Alineand you see a bright white circle surrounding the image of your eye's pupil, making it easier to center the primary and secondary mirrors, which is especially important for aligning rich field and fast Newtonian and Dobsonian telescopes.
1000's of Alines are in use around the world (yes thousands) since Rigel Systems introduced the firstretroreflector collimation eyepiecein 1995.Simple in design, Aline usesanultra-reflective microprism retroreflectorand the light gathered by your telescope to produce a brighter image than "classical" cheshires or even so called "reflective" cheshires (which areretroreflectorcollimation eyepieces -- not cheshires) that use less reflective microsphere retroreflectors.