Carl Observatory temperature experiment Weather Station @ Hawkeye Observatory My lousy skies at Hawkeye Observatory H52
"The White Zone is for loading or unloading of passengers only. No Astrophotography." Cosmic Acres! Greatest restoration challenge: Tulley and Sons 3" achromat on Altazimuth mount, circa ~late 1820s
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.
AP900GTO, AP1200GTO, DM6, Tak Epsilon 160, 12.5" F/3.8 AG Optical Newtonian, C9.25, 8" LX200GPS, 18" Starmaster w/Zambuto F/4.3, ES ED127mm CF, FS60C, SV80 FLI ML8300, QSI640WSG-8 SX Lodestars Some Uncle Al's glass hand grenades www.doghouseastronomy.com
DreamCatcher Dobservatory/AstroTech 16" dob.
7x35 and 10x50 sears tower binocs, 3" f/10 edmunds reflector, 2.4" f/11.7 manon refractor, 6" f/8 jaegers refractor, 10" f/11 R30 Istar refractor, 3" f/15.8 sans&streiffe refractor, 3.1" f/15 selsi refractor(towa 339), 2.4" f/15 sears refractor, selsi 30x30mm spyglass, criterion 5-draw 25x45x75x spyglass(1957), 4.25" f/14.8 tasco 20te.http://cleardarksky.com/c/OmahaNEkey.html
Quote:Seems like there is a Neil Young song along those lines...
Maybe I am too optimistic!
Celestron 11" Edge HD CPC, 11" NexStar GPS, 8SE; Meade AR6, AR5; SkyWatcher ED100, Astro-Tech AT80LE, Orion ST-80 CGEM w/SBS rig, Celestron NightScape, NexGuide; Modded Canon 450D, Nikon D90, StarShoot AG, & HD webcam Denk PowerxSwitch S2, TV 3.7, 8, 13, 17, 21 mm Ethos, Astro Tech 40 mm. www.orionranchobservatory.com
John in NW Arkansas
Bob diagonally parked in a parallel universe...
Quote:BTW, Amazon has a great deal on 4 inch 700 lbs. load V groove caters for <$11.00 each: http://www.amazon.com/RWM-Casters-V-Groove-Bearing-Capacity/dp/B00426CB5U/ref...
Meade LX200 10" f/6.3 Classic
Celestron Nexstar 8SE
Celestron 90mm Mak
Meade 90mm f/8.8 Refractor
Celestron CR-150-HD6 ,6" f/8 Refractor
TASCO 60MM X 900 MM Refractor (My first scope that my wife gave to me for Christmas in '91 , still have it.
Celestron CG5 Advanced Mount
Celestron Bino Viewer
Orange Zone 10'X12' Roll Off Roof Observatory Southeast, South Dakota