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#1 smallscopefanLeo

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 01:41 AM

This makes three in the family :jump:
(I still need a second Rigel as a spare, and the blinker kit for Telrads, and a couple of risers, and more Telrad charts.. :p)
But my oh my, ain't she just a beaut!!! :love:

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 01:42 AM

I never tire of those three luminous crimson circles :rockon:

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 01:45 AM

It always reminds me of some certain computer generated effects of so many 80's science fiction movies or something such, like Tron... it just has this feel. You either get it, or you don't ;)

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 03:03 AM

Oh I get it alright! Mine's on the way! A dob's gotta have a Telrad, right? :grin:


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Posted 04 February 2013 - 03:11 AM

Congrats!

I have 2 and I love them despite their bulky appearence.

Don't laugh but I am using a Telrad even with my FSQ106 :)

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 03:34 AM

Oh I get it alright! Mine's on the way! A dob's gotta have a Telrad, right? :grin:


Clear skies!
Thomas, Denmark


Actually, mine's for my Galileoscope. Just kidding! :roflmao:
(It's really for my Celestron 102GT F/10 Achromat :p)
Clear skies and enjoy your boxy new baby when you get it! -Leo

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 03:37 AM

Congrats!

I have 2 and I love them despite their bulky appearence.

Don't laugh but I am using a Telrad even with my FSQ106 :)


Thank you! Don't worry, I would never laugh at a Tak!! :jawdrop: My, that sounds like a cool combo..
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:bow: <-Me bowing to the Takahashi Gods

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 04:06 AM

:) Attached is a photo - real funny!

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 04:10 AM

and another - showing how I mounted the Telrad base to the clamshell

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 07:06 AM

:) Attached is a photo - real funny!


Funny that it's mounted backwards! :roflmao:

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 09:39 AM

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