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#1 waassaabee

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Posted 12 March 2009 - 10:44 PM

I started getting the impression my mount was going to be in the shop for a couple of months and it must have showed. My darling bride told me 'just buy a new one'. She is so smart!
So I ordered a CGEM today and hopefully it will be here during the round of moonless skies. :fingerscrossed:

So c'mon CGEM owners... let me hear some positive reports on YOUR CGEM...

#2 LLEEGE

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Posted 13 March 2009 - 10:14 AM

So far, mine positively is a cloud magnet! The few times I had a chance to use it, I've been impressed. A huge step up from the CG5/LXD75's.

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Posted 13 March 2009 - 05:14 PM

Let's see, Gary gets a new expensive mount, Barbara gets a new car, or a swimming pool...

#4 Dave H.

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Posted 13 March 2009 - 06:08 PM

Great mount, you will love it! The All Star Polar Alignment routine is great!

#5 waassaabee

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Posted 14 March 2009 - 10:30 AM

Thanks for the input, I'm really looking forward to getting my hands on this rascal.

What about the polar scope? Anyone using one, or does the All Star eliminate the need?

Eric, I thought you were aware that Barbara gets what Barbara wants... anytime! With this addition I think she'll be happy just 'reminding' me that I have it, and watching all of those honey do's get done. :bow:

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Posted 14 March 2009 - 11:15 PM

Congrats Gary , hopefully your new gear cloud curse doesnt affect us up here on the Central coast...er I mean I hope you get lots of clear skies :)

#7 waassaabee

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Posted 15 March 2009 - 04:10 PM

Erik, I'm not sure of the radius the cloud magnet will create, but I'm sure it's going to have an effect here locally... :stuck:






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