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Oct 12 Beginning DSO winner - Mike7Mak

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Poll: Oct 12 Beginning DSO winner - Mike7Mak (31 member(s) have cast votes)

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#1 Charlie Hein

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Posted 03 November 2012 - 05:32 AM

Who has brought us the best M76 (Little Dumbbell Nebula)? Vote for your favorite from the following entries:


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Attached is my m76
Scope Celestron omni 120 refractor
mount Meade LXD75
Camera Meade DSI 2C with v-block filter


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Thought I would give it a try. Canon T2i modded. CPC1100 in alt/az mode with focal reducer. 92 minutes total exposure time.


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M76 in LHOO

Oct 12-13 2012
LX200gps 7" Mak @ 1500mm and 2670mm fl
SBIG ST-402me w/Astronomik filters

16 x 10min L (1500mm bin 1x1)
6 x 20min Ha (2670mm bin 2x2)
6 x 20min O3 (2670mm bin 2x2)

Captured and processed with Nebulosity 3 and StarTools.


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Here's mine
it's 15 - 300 sec subs
shot in BYEOS
calibrated and combined in IP
processed in CS2


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Here is mine. F5 Jaegers refractor on a Synta EQ-6 Pro, Meade DSI pro II

Full details are here http://www.astrobin.com/23352/

Good Luck to all our entrants!

#2 Mike7Mak



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Posted 09 November 2012 - 03:10 PM

Lots of participation this month, very cool. Thanks all.

For December... Messier 1 the Crab Nebula.

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