Quote:Actually he does own several eyepieces.They just happen to be cooled and have CCD chips in them.
Quote: * Actually, it had no snowy owl recordings, but they're extremely rare in Washington.
Robert The more I learn, The more there is to learn! Orange Zone Dark Site 3 Mounts 4 Imaging Cameras 3 Guide Cameras OTA's = yes
Quote:The old civilizations had a penchant for sacrifice to the "gods"(what ever god they wanted something from)...
Astro-physics, Canon, Pentax, QSI, Rob Miller, Stellarvue, Takahashi, TEC, William Optics (Time to thin the herd) My astrophotos at http://www.flickr.com/photos/r...s/72157627136712042/
Quote:Hmmm... Wow nice weather!Looking forward to a quiet evening... Then My step son calls. Want's to know if they could spend the night as we are close to Stevens Pass and he has National Guard biathlon training up there this weekend. And bring his wife, and the two grand-kids (1&2yo) And his buddy (nice kid also in the NG), and his buddy's wife and kid.Ah well, the more the merrier I might sneak out with the binos.
Tom (Pegster)DSH-8 (GSO Dob) - 15x70 Oberwerks
ED80/SVP - WO 66P
Sears Discoverer EQ 60/900 - 8x42 Regals
History is Philosophy teaching by examples. Thucydides
Quote:Ram is that a Prius to match the color of your AP mount? Congratulations.Reprocessed some of my older images since I really can't get out observing until summer. Here's a reprocess of the only image I got with all the equipment mishaps I had lust summer at Goldendale. Click on the image for a larger version on Flickr. Ajay
Modded C9.25, Vixen SP retrofitted with DS motors and Autostar My pics Stars light the world without, to give us purpose They light us within to give us reason We live in a well-lit abyss.
Quote:Ram, you got the same color moonlite focuser that I have on my dob. Yours is far more complicated but, you have great taste. Maybe I do, anyway it looks great on your RC.
Quote:Robert, Gotos worked, but I had a little trouble with the dec motor. As you saw the motor was held in place with ABS parts. That is not sturdy enough. I am planning to make a motor bracket out of aluminum some time this summer. Its a nice grab and goto mount.Ajay
Quote:...I think I want to call this the "Dragon Nebula."Ajay
Cliff Mygatt Astronomical League Master Observer
Astronomical League Lunar II & Constellation Hunter programs national coordinator President, Olympic Astronomical Society Bremerton, WA
Orion XT12i Fully flocked with Zambuto Mirror, Protostar quartz secondary and Moonlite CR focuser
Meade 8" LX10 SCT Fully Flocked with Magellan I DSCs
Orion 120mm and William Optics 80mm Refractors Ethos 21mm,17mm,13mm,10mm,8mm,6mm,4.7mm,3.7mm Nagler 31mm and paracorr type 1
Quote:Table Mountain star party has posted the new location for this year! It will be held at Eden Valley ranch near Oroville, WA and they think it will darker than table has become! I am excited!
Mr. Stacy From: Seattle, WA Proud to be a Cloudy Nights Member since 9/15/02* Celestron NS11 GPS - Stellarvue Raptor 90mm APO* Vixen Ultima 8X56 - Fujinon 10X50 FMT-SX - Nikon 7X50 ProStar - Vanguard Endeavor ED 8X42 - Nikon Action Ex. 7X35More cowbell please!