Carl Observatory temperature experiment Weather Station @ Hawkeye Observatory My lousy skies at Hawkeye Observatory H52
"Starman" Dan Doyle
Texas Astronomical Society of Dallas
Central Texas Astronomical Society
8" LX200GPS w/ST80 guidescope, Canon 350D+DSI Pro
150mm f/8 Sky Watcher Refractor
10" f/4.5 Homemade Dob RV-6 Criterion Dynascope http://www.darcstarobservatory.webs.com
Others may disagree. Your millage may vary. Void where prohibited by law.
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.
Quote:Will they build me a 2.2 meter scope in a nice dome at my place so they can use it when I'm not? To that I'd say, SURE!Mike
Money can't buy happiness, but it sure makes living with misery a lot easier!
Tom Polakis Tempe, AZ Visual observing, DSLR photography, lunar & planetary imaging http://www.pbase.com/polakis/
AT6RC; C6R; 8" R200SS; 10" SNT; RV6; PST Vixen GP + Starbook-S Warped LXD55 G11 Gemini-1 & DSC Gone! HGM-200 Gemini-2 Orion Starshoot DSCI2; DFK 41AF02 Sky Commander 4 SkyShed POD XL3 14.5" f5 folded Newt Finished. Now in storage. Mount for 14.5" Portable obs on 7ftx16ft utility trailer wi 8ft dome Trailer Plans Approved, Jig Built! http://cleardarksky.com/c/MCAOobMDkey.html
CG5ASGT Astro-Tech AT6RC Zhumell 10 inch dob deluxe kit 10x12 observatory Echo Astronomy maker of Custom bahtinov masks and Duncan collimation masks.
- “ Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people. ” — Hugh C. Cameron
Quote:Are you suggesting it's website set up to collect information to steal our equipment? I don't think that's one of DARPA's mission objectives!Here's a link straight to DARPA's website describing the project if that helps...http://www.darpa.mil/Our_Work/TTO/Programs/OrbitalOutlook.aspx
8" GSO RC with CSL Moonlite FocuserTelevue TV60isLosmandy G11 with Gemini 2 (with Ovision upgrade)
SBIG STT-8300m with Self Guiding filter wheel
A wide assortment of lenses for my Canon.