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:4 x 4's not really a good choice. They tend to twist and curl.
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:Can anyone recommend a machine shop or individual that make these plates?
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
Tak AP QSI Canon
Quote:Hello RobBeen a while since I've seen any posts from you. As you can see ^ Friday wasn't a good night for me (for imaging the sky) Tonight is looking promising enough that I got my mount assembled in the front yard.
Quote:k.... is everyone still in Goldendale?
DreamCatcher Dobservatory/AstroTech 16" dob
Quote:It looks like I'm going to go up to Hart's Pass early next week to check it out, but for hiking, no telescope. The ranger station says the road is clear and in good shape. It is not open up to Slate Peak, only a little way up. maybe at some future time I'll take a scope up there. Brad
Mike "Once in a while you can be shown the light In the strangest of places if you look at it right" - Robt. Hunter
Webster 14.5" f/4.5, "Sugaree" Televue NP 101 (name not yet apparent) Siebert Black Night BVs 8 X 42 Celestron Regals, 12 X 36 Canon IS II
Ron Nexstar 8SE 120ST Nikon Prostaff 7 8x42 __________________________________________________ Vice President EAS: http://www.everettastro.org/ EAS on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages...iety/199716403399311 Member International Darksky Assoc.: http://www.darksky.org/
Quote:Those are awesome Robert!! Just where is Slate peak?
WO Megrez 120 ED on GP Mount
WO ZenithStar 80 ED II on Porta II
10" Meade LightBridge/Paracorr
Orion ED 100 on Polaris Mount
Astro-Tech 8" f6 Dob
Bushnell Ares 5
Meade 226 2.4" f11.7
SpaceScope 2.4" f15
*** I qualify as a carpal tunnel because my quantity always beats my quality *** Amateur astronomer - Sirius Hobbyist! Jackie Borg 125SD 6" achro w/ Jaeger lens 4" LZOS CF 105/650 DM-6 & Tri36L Ethoses, Pentaxes, BGOs, Naglers, Pans,etc Garrett 100mm Mk II
Quote:Just curious. There has been ads on the local Craigslist for a while now for 6, 10 and 17mm ethoi (ethoses?). The prices are a bit steep. Just wondering if anyone has made offers to this person & got turned down?
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!
Quote:Our dear friend Jon Collman (aka Jacat here on CN) has passed away after an extended bout with cancer. He will be sorely missed. The finest of fellows he was.Clear skies, Jon.