Clear Skies- Guy
“The first gulp from the glass of natural sciences will turn you into an atheist, but at the bottom of the glass God is waiting for you.” ― Werner Heisenberg
12" LX200 GPS
4" Unitron 150
4" Bosma refractor
Denk Binotron 27, D14's and D21's
Galaxy Note 8 running SkySafari Pro via Bluetooth
Wireless Autostar II
SteveC TEC 140 Intes Micro 715 deluxe TEC 110 SolarMax 40 Losmandy G-11 w/Gemini, CGEM, Vixen Skypod TEC EP Turret, AP Maxbright, Denk P/S Diagonal, Denk II B/V, EarthWin P/S Slide TMB Supermonos, ZAO IIs, Zeiss Monocentrics, Naglers, 24mm Panoptics, 14mm Meade UWA, 5mm Pentax XO, 20mm ES100, and 2.9mm, 4.4mm, 5.9mm, 7.4mm Couture (ball)
Lance 1X binoviewer
C9.25 (because 1X just doesn't get it done)
Celestron C6 on CGE5 mount 25mm Celestron Plossl 8-24mm Televue zoom Bushnell 10x50 binocs
Vintage battleship photographs: http://dennilfloss.blogspot.ca/ Lunt 102mm ED doublet F/7 refractor on steel-legged Skywatcher AZ4 Baader Hyperion Aspheric 36mm 72° 2" widefield (& 'finder') eyepiece Baader Hyperion 8-24mm Mark III 2" zoom eyepiece 2" William Optics dielectric diagonal & Celestron 2.5x 2" Luminos barlow
10" F/4.7 Modified Skywatcher Reflector, 38mm Orion Q70, 17mm Modified Ultima LX, 10mm TeleVue Delos, 7mm Pentax XL.
SyedTeeter STS 11 f/4.3 Zambuto | XT8i | XT8g | XLT 150 | C90 | EON 80mmAT Voyager and Nexstar SLT mountsEyepieces: Mostly TeleVue and PentaxDenk II BV'er, Earthwin PFS-SE, Pentax 10x50 PCF WP II
12" Dob, 4" Mak, 3" APO, PST, bunch of green eyepieces & an understanding wife.
Quote:I thought it was *lode*.Pete
Quote:Gimme those Vixen LVW's right now !!!!! I DEMAND IT !!!!
Quote:To make matters worse (or better, depending on how you want to look at it)I am picking up these items as part of a package deal set next weekend.Orion Superwides (re-badged Vixen LVW)5mm8mm13mm17mm22mm42mmUniversity Optics eyepieces;Konig MK-70 25mmKonig MK-70 40mmPlosl 7mmPlosl 12.5mmplus the stock 90 and eyepieces that came with a LX200.13 filters, color, variable polorizer, LPR, O2 in standard and two inch
Meade 12.5" F/6 Research Grade
1971 Criterion RV-6
Orion Observer 70mm Refractor
Homemade 4" f/12 reflector (being rebuilt)
Quote:Quote:To make matters worse (or better, depending on how you want to look at it)I am picking up these items as part of a package deal set next weekend.Orion Superwides (re-badged Vixen LVW)5mm8mm13mm17mm22mm42mmUniversity Optics eyepieces;Konig MK-70 25mmKonig MK-70 40mmPlosl 7mmPlosl 12.5mmplus the stock 90 and eyepieces that came with a LX200.13 filters, color, variable polorizer, LPR, O2 in standard and two inch Those Konigs are somewhat rare, aren't they? And nice Pelican with padded dividers housing all those beautiful Lantanum Superwides.
18" f/4.2 homebuilt truss 12.5" f/6 hybrid tube dob
AS of NSW
AS of Hunter Valley
Fact: I like reflectors and big ones. All the refractors I own are either finderscopes, binoculars, or riflescopes.
18"/F4.5 Obsession #1333 fully optioned (OMI Optics)
14"/F4.5 SDM #33 fully optioned (Zambuto Optics)
10"/F5.3 SDM #50 fully optioned (Suchting Optics)
Pentax XW's, T4 & T5 Naglers , UO HD orthos, 6mm Delos, 8mm Radian, 8.5mm Pentax XF, 13mm Ethos. 12mm Celestron Illum Astrometric eyepiece. Rainbow Optics Spectroscopic Eyepiece Set. Orion Optics UK 250 lpi Ronchi grating eyepiece. 2" Astronomiks UHC, OIII & H-Beta filters, 2" DGM Optics NPB filter. 2" Variable Polariser. 2" Hoya colour filters.
Leupold 10x42 & Pentax 16x60 binos.