Quote: Should I plan on bringing extra batteries just in case?
We have enough Historians, we need more Pioneers!
Sergio - El Cubano Loco!!! 16" F4 Starstructure with Zambuto primary Takahashi FS-128 on a DiscMounts DM-6 A bunch of Ethos, a few Nags and a pair of Pans.
Quote:They have several junction boxes for power. In the past they laid out cords and you plugged in your cords daisy chain fashion. This year they will stop doing that it seems. Not sure why.
Dr. Willie K. Yee President Mid-Hudson Astronomical Assn.Member RAC, AOSNY, IDA, Astronomers Without Borders, Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project
NexStar 50 Expert, Lunar 50 Expert; AL Outreach, Messier, and Sunspotters AwardsCommander Prius Class Shuttlecraft Zhang HengTeeter 13.1" f/4.5 Custom Dob, NexStar8 SE, Meade 80mm f/6 ED Apo, Meade 363 f/10 80 mm, Lunt LS60THa, PST dbl stk
Quote: PatrickWhen are you leaving for florida? We plan to leave sunday late morning.We plan on making a couple of stops on the way down, so we will arrive at the wsp late tue or wed.
SCOPES: CPC1100; AT66ED; EdgeHD 8";SVR90T RAPTORMOUNTS: CGEM; Vixen GP2; iOptron Sky Tracker; Celestron AVXCAMERAS: Canon 60D;LodestarEYEPIECES:TV N31T5;Delos14;Delos8;Pan27; PL20;PL25;PL32;TMB9The Lord sits enthroned above the circle of the earth...He stretched out the heavens like a canopy.
Quote: Quote: PatrickWhen are you leaving for florida? We plan to leave sunday late morning.We plan on making a couple of stops on the way down, so we will arrive at the wsp late tue or wed. Hi Brian,I'm planning to leave on Friday but I'll be stopping in Tampa for a day. I should arrive at WSP on Monday sometime, hopefully not too late in the day.Patrick
12" DSH 8" f/4 Vega MakNewt
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
20 inch f8 Chief Ed Jones designed and a 17 f9 Zanbuto Wide Band Chief Mike Jones designed .Both unobstructed telescopes .
Quote:This is my first year looking forward to seeing the southern Sky . And meeting some new friends . I am bringing the 17 chief down . If any one wonts a 20 inch f5. Swayze primary or a 25 f5 PM me I could bring them down .
Quote:I'll have my 18" out there at night.
Quote:Prolly the best will be just off the observing field at WSP.
Quote:If there is something in particular you want, best thing is to call the vendor ahead of time and see if they are bringing one.
Quote:Don't forget to grab some good Cuban food while driving through Miami, let me know which way you are coming and I can give some recommendations. Also, in Marathon there is a place that is called Keys Fisheries. They have $2.00 Stone Crab claws at the bar, Lobster Reuben sandwich and the most decadent Lobster Mac N Cheese ever!!! For the best Key Lime Pie, check out Ballyhoo's in Key Largo.
Indiana for two more weeks...
14.5" Teeter w/ Richard Fagin mirror, TT #66
EON 120ED on CG-5 ASGT
Lunt LS60THa/B1200 Sky Guy Porta II
Denk Super System with A45 OCS
Kmart 40mm-Thanks Mom|Jason60mm-Thanks Dad|C80SS-Thanks Wife|C90|C102|C6XLT|AP130EDFGT|C-11XLT EQ-2|EQ-3|CG5GT|Mach 1 & Eagle "For once you have tasted flight, you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return".-Leonardo da Vinci "We're all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars."-Oscar Wilde ~RIP Dad, you were my best friend...Godspeed!~
John 8" f/6 DBA Dob "I am not the editor of a newspaper. And I shall always try to do right and be good, so that God will not make me one." - Mark Twain
JMI 18" f4.5 Newtonian, split ring mount 10" f4.5 Newtonian on GEM (was a DS-10 once upon a time) ST-2000XM camera