Whenever I have come into large sums of money in my life, I always put half of it aside to spend on fast cars and the pursuit of loose women.
I put aside the other half to spend frivolously.
Clear skies, Erik
Visual astronomer since 1978
Matthias Wirth 16" f/5
Takahashi FS-102 NSV on EM-10
Celestron 1983 C5
Zeiss, TeleVue and Celestron eyepieces
Nikon 18x70 IF-WP, Zeiss Victory FL 7x42 and FL 10x32
150mm MCT f/13, 31% CO
"People say I'm in denial. I disagree."
Orion xx14g Dob CPC 1100 w/Skywatcher 80ED piggybacked Coronado PST TMB 92L refractor AT Voyager mount Nexstar 6/8 mount Denk Big Easy binoviewers Oodles of eyepieces and other optical gadgets Past scopes Meade 8" reflector and 8" SCT
Celestron CPC1100 XLT w/ Stellarvue 10x60 finder ES 100° 5.5mm, 9mm, 14mm, 20mm, 25mm ES 82° 30mm ES 68° 40mm UO Abbe Ortho 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 7mm, 9mm, 12.5mm, 18mm, 25mm Docter Nobilem 10x50 Binoculars
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
DJ Eastern Missouri, USA Bushnell 8x42's, SV80ed, Nexstar 130SLT, C5+, 8" LX200 Classic, 10" f/7 Cave, Orion XT10 w/Moonlite focuser