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#126 James Cunningham

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 07:42 AM

I agree Skysafari Pro.

#127 Dave M

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Posted 14 December 2012 - 08:22 AM

Astrophysics Right Angle Polar alignment scope.
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Posted 17 December 2012 - 01:10 PM

Moonglow Technologies All-Sky Camera
http://www.allskycam.com/u.php?u=446

#129 Mr. Bill

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 12:29 PM

Istar achromat objectives....used a pair to build these 5 inch f/5.5 binoculars. Excellent quality lens at a fair price.

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#130 Starman81

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Posted 29 December 2012 - 04:04 PM

1 - SkySafari Pro for iPad/iPhone/Android
2 - TeleVue Delos
3 - Explore Scientific 82*

#131 Martin Lyons

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Posted 30 December 2012 - 03:58 AM

What year, 2012 or 2013?


Well, I suppose if you wanted to vote for anything that will only be released in 2013, you must be clairvoyant. :question: :lol:

#132 Mike W

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 06:28 PM

DELOS!

#133 Bart

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Posted 05 January 2013 - 09:51 AM

What year, 2012 or 2013?


Well, I suppose if you wanted to vote for anything that will only be released in 2013, you must be clairvoyant. :question: :lol:


I was referring to the fact that this thread was started on 12/01/11. The original poster never tallied up the vote for 2012 and now we're into 2013.

#134 csa/montana

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Posted 05 January 2013 - 10:30 AM

What year, 2012 or 2013?


Well, I suppose if you wanted to vote for anything that will only be released in 2013, you must be clairvoyant. :question: :lol:


I was referring to the fact that this thread was started on 12/01/11. The original poster never tallied up the vote for 2012 and now we're into 2013.


We are barely into 2013; this was for the year 2012. It's only been 4 days (not counting today), since the vote ended officially. Tom T will tally the votes & post the results when time allows. Don't forget, Administrators & Moderators not only donate their time here, but also have their real lives & jobs to contend with. :)

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Posted 05 January 2013 - 03:22 PM

Carol, I think you're mistaken on this. The candidates for product of the year were for the products that came out in the year 2011, not 2012, that according to the precedent that he [the original poster] set the year before. If you look you'll find a product of the year for 2010 that we voted on during the first few months of 2011. Hence the product of the year for 2011 began one month before 2012. It should have ended around March 2012 for the winners of 2011. Instead it's gone over a year.......

I hope I'm not too confusing on the post.....

#136 Mr. Bill

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Posted 05 January 2013 - 04:28 PM

Got me confused...

Well, if this is for 2011, here's my new vote.

6 inch f/5 Istar achromat objective used to build Box refractor (the inspiration for the BoxBinos)

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#137 csa/montana

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Posted 05 January 2013 - 04:47 PM

Yep; I believe you are correct! I went back to the original post, and it was dated 12/01/11; so couldn't be for the year 2012. I think this was simply an oversight, and the results never got posted.

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Posted 05 January 2013 - 04:50 PM

And that's what I've been saying all along......

#139 starrancher

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Posted 11 January 2013 - 04:00 PM

So. ..... What is the verdict ?

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Posted 27 January 2013 - 11:36 AM

Would be nice to see "Customer Service" as a product. I think companies like the site sponsor and others should be acknowledged, products can be great - but made better by those who stand behind and support them.

My customer support product of the year awards go to TEC, SBIG, iOptron, Agena Astro, Starizona, Astronomics - in no particular order.
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#141 hfjacinto

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 03:52 PM

ES 9mm 120 degree eyepiece.

Like Don says "Its in a league of one"

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Posted 10 May 2013 - 12:53 AM

Istar objectives , their cell is worth the price payed so the lense is almost free :cool: , and thats very good .
Large refractor lenses for the mass's .
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Posted 24 May 2013 - 01:37 AM

1)BackyardEOS
2)Sky Safari Pro
3)BackyardCCD (Maybe for 2014?)

#144 leveye

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Posted 28 May 2013 - 10:34 AM

iOptron ZEQ25GT mount

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Posted 28 May 2013 - 11:56 AM

BackYardEOS Camera control Software

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#146 Footbag

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Posted 30 May 2013 - 01:17 PM

Backyard EOS has my vote!

#147 David Lane

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Posted 24 December 2013 - 11:33 AM

Maxpilote

#148 James Cunningham

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Posted 24 December 2013 - 11:52 AM

I have been trying to find maxpilot but cannot. Please post the web page where I can find it. Thanks
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Posted 24 December 2013 - 01:24 PM

Astro Tech's truss Ritcheys, MallinCam Jr. Pro, Skywatcher's Esprit line of apochromats, Bisque's Paramount MEII.

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Posted 24 December 2013 - 03:48 PM

It's Maxpilote just google it. There's a users group on yahoo.

Developer is French. It's fantastic and free.

(And I own ACP and CCDAP)






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