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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: Dave M]
      #5767341 - 03/30/13 06:13 PM

Beautiful scope Dave.

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: starman876]
      #5767345 - 03/30/13 06:18 PM

Wonderful restoration job. An absolute beauty of a scope.

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: starman876]
      #5767346 - 03/30/13 06:18 PM

Wonderful restoration job. An absolute beauty of a scope.

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: starman876]
      #5767347 - 03/30/13 06:18 PM

Wonderful restoration job. An absolute beauty of a scope.

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: starman876]
      #5767348 - 03/30/13 06:18 PM

Wonderful restoration job. An absolute beauty of a scope.

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: terraclarke]
      #5767353 - 03/30/13 06:24 PM

I think Terra really likes it Dave

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Dave M
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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: terraclarke]
      #5767355 - 03/30/13 06:24 PM

Thanks! Johann, Terra
It was a lot of fun..
Terra, you seem to be stuck in some sort of time loop


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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: Dave M]
      #5767391 - 03/30/13 06:59 PM

Nice Nice Nice Nice (4 times like Terra).

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: sgorton99]
      #5767449 - 03/30/13 07:39 PM

Thanks! 4 times

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: Dave M]
      #5767456 - 03/30/13 07:46 PM Attachment (9 downloads)

The Unihex, forgot to post a image of it after i cleaned it inside and out, and then someone named Tom just reminded me

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: Dave M]
      #5767471 - 03/30/13 07:59 PM

I didn't do that on purpose.
Really
Really
Really
Really



Terra


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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: Dave M]
      #5767567 - 03/30/13 08:38 PM

Beautiful job Dave. Congrats on a really great scope.

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: gelkin]
      #5767583 - 03/30/13 08:44 PM

Looks like you are missing a 40mm

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: gelkin]
      #5767599 - 03/30/13 08:52 PM

Thanks Gerald, i appriciate the nice compliment

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Dave M
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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: starman876]
      #5767602 - 03/30/13 08:54 PM

Quote:

Looks like you are missing a 40mm




Sure! rub it in..

Edited by Dave M (03/31/13 09:14 AM)


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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: Dave M]
      #5767737 - 03/30/13 10:18 PM

Try more flowers

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: starman876]
      #5768289 - 03/31/13 09:27 AM

Am i correct that the Unitron 40mm is a 1.25" eyepiece ?

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: Dave M]
      #5768306 - 03/31/13 09:33 AM

Dave,

What a great cleanup/restore. That is one really good looking telescope. Maybe I missed it in the thresd but what did you ultimately use on the tripod legs?

Bob


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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: Dave M]
      #5768344 - 03/31/13 09:43 AM

Yes, the 40mm is a 1.25" eyepiece. That way it fits in the 1.25" holder in the unihex

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Re: Unitron 131-C new [Re: Dave M]
      #5768345 - 03/31/13 09:43 AM

Yup! For sure, and way cool too

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