Quote:By the way, that smaller TEC RC is a 12" (yeah, from 2 feet away I was guessing 250mm, too... -Rich
I lost count of my scopes. Now I just want mobility. I came, I saw, I bought some interesting accessories, and put names to faces: NEAF 2012, ASAE 2012, SWAP 2013, ASAE 2013.
Celestron 8" Nexstar GPS XLT Meade 8" f/6 newtonian on GEM-New GSO Mirror StarBlast 4.5" Dob XT12 IntelliScope Dob with COL Vixen A80MF achro Celestron NexStar 102mm GT OTA
Quote:We overheard one of the solar telescope guys saying that he had over $40,000 invested in his outfit. I'm not sure which scope was his.I turned to my wife and said "See, I don't spend so much on my astro gear after all." That got me a sour look. Tom
Time spent looking at the stars is added to your life
Bashful, Misty, and little Ralphie - my heavenly stars
A-P 105 Traveler ~ TEC 140 D ~ TEC 6 MCT ~ XT10 (Zambuto)
A-P Mach1 GTO ~ Losmandy GM-8 ~ TV Gibraltar
Quote:Next aisle right (last aisle): Fli left, Springer Publishing next, followed by Lowell Observatory. Can't remember who was visible in this shot on the right, but AP, TEC, Starizona, and Avalon were on that side farther down. Relative planet size demo and the planetarium at the far end.
Ron NS11GPS Pronto
16" dob Vixen NA140SS
127mm F9 Surplus Shed/Crawmach kit scope
Best of ATM
Quote:Wally Pacholka is there on the right and Astronomers Without Borders was further down. Something else was there- I'm trying to remember what. -Rich
StephI'm in the fight! - Support Liver Disease Awareness10" RCX400 ~~ 4" TV102 ~~ WO ZS80FD ~~ PSTSerenity Observatory
Quote:You can reverse engineer the guide by looking at the booth number on the map and then looking the numbers up in the alphabetical list...
Quote:Here's the Lunt team outside with their awesome solar scopes
10" F/4.7 Modified Skywatcher Reflector, 38mm Orion Q70, 17mm Modified Ultima LX, 10mm TeleVue Delos, 7mm Pentax XL.