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Cool Christmas present idea from Kogan
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#1 QuisbySchmoo

Posted 27 November 2012 - 10:20 AM

Just got this email from Kogan with this gift idea.  I've ordered 3 of them which takes care of a couple of DS's friends presents.  Dispatch is not until the 17th Dec though but should arrive in time (I hope).

Telescope and Microscope pack

#2 Z-girls rock

Posted 27 November 2012 - 10:24 AM

that IS cool!

I wish I had a tween aged kid who would love that... maybe I should get it anyway.

#3 BadCat

Posted 27 November 2012 - 10:27 AM

Just be aware that at that price and spec they are essentially toys and anything you are likely to see through them will probably be dim and difficult to focus.  You get what you pay for.

Edited by BadCat, 27 November 2012 - 10:28 AM.

#4 QuisbySchmoo

Posted 27 November 2012 - 10:30 AM

Yep - Agree BC but if it kicks off an interest in astronomy/science then it serves a good purpose. original.gif

#5 Autumnal

Posted 27 November 2012 - 10:32 AM

I actually already got my dd 10 a microscope and chemistry set from Nat Geo Shop

Yep - Agree BC but if it kicks off an interest in astronomy/science then it serves a good purpose.

Totally agree with Foogle


#6 BadCat

Posted 27 November 2012 - 10:37 AM

Of course Foogle, I agree.

It was just a word of advice for anyone who imagined looking at the rings of Saturn through the telescope or anything like that.  original.gif

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