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Qwickdraw
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: melinda fry]
      #6291143 - 01/04/14 06:00 AM

Very nice setup Melinda. Is that on wheels?

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melinda fry
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: Qwickdraw]
      #6293092 - 01/05/14 01:03 AM

Hi Guy

Not yet, will be doing that soon.

Edited by melinda fry (01/05/14 01:05 AM)


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photiost
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 *DELETED* new [Re: melinda fry]
      #6298712 - 01/07/14 07:25 PM

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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 *DELETED* new [Re: photiost]
      #6298715 - 01/07/14 07:26 PM

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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 *DELETED* new [Re: photiost]
      #6298718 - 01/07/14 07:28 PM

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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 *DELETED* new [Re: photiost]
      #6298720 - 01/07/14 07:30 PM

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CharlieB
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: photiost]
      #6298725 - 01/07/14 07:33 PM

That's a great color on the Tasco. Out of curiosity, what are the metal plates on the objective side of the clamshell for?

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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 *DELETED* new [Re: CharlieB]
      #6298748 - 01/07/14 07:46 PM

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mikey cee
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: photiost]
      #6298967 - 01/07/14 10:04 PM

Post your pictures somewhere else down below. This thread is for those who want to participate according to the OP's request. Mike

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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: mikey cee]
      #6300243 - 01/08/14 03:10 PM

ok Mike all posts deleted.



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vins1960
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: melinda fry]
      #6301842 - 01/09/14 11:31 AM

Guys sorry for delay in answer:
Bill, post a pic of your combo (Saturn mount & Celestron C100E tube please.
Jeff, the Merz Repsold is currently based on the Arassa lab (www.arass-brera.org)will see in next future...
Michael, the others knobs are for manage a complex prismatic sistem to read the graduate circle.
Mel, thank you too.
Federico, great friend, was my first time too on CN


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donnie3
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: dawsonian2000]
      #6315755 - 01/16/14 01:22 AM Attachment (41 downloads)

my older meade lx10 with a intelliscope locator installed on it.

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mikey cee
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: donnie3]
      #6316065 - 01/16/14 09:33 AM

Quote:

my older meade lx10 with a intelliscope locator installed on it.




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SDStargazer
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: mikey cee]
      #6316316 - 01/16/14 11:41 AM

Mike, deep breath and just let it go.

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youngamateur42
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: SDStargazer]
      #6316447 - 01/16/14 12:46 PM Attachment (48 downloads)

Me and 12.5"

Edited by youngamateur42 (01/16/14 10:37 PM)


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turk123
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: youngamateur42]
      #6316940 - 01/16/14 04:54 PM

Quote:

Me and 12.5"




How did you get you and that heavy telescope to stick to the wall??


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tim53
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: turk123]
      #6316962 - 01/16/14 05:03 PM

I was going to ask something similar: "You need to set the polar axis to 0° latitude, since you live at the equator."

-Tim.


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BarrySimon615
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: tim53]
      #6316984 - 01/16/14 05:17 PM Attachment (47 downloads)

If a 23 year old scope qualifies......here is a photo of my AstroPhysics Star12ED on a new Celestron AVX mount.

For a report on how they function together, see this -
http://www.cloudynights.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php/Cat/0/Number/6315492/page...

Barry Simon


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actionhac
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 new [Re: BarrySimon615]
      #6317400 - 01/16/14 09:08 PM Attachment (36 downloads)

My neighbor thought I was drilling for oil in my front yard but no its just my Unitron 4 inch and Edmund Extra-Heavy-Duty

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youngamateur42
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Re: Post a Picture of You and Your Classic Scope Pt.2 [Re: turk123]
      #6317565 - 01/16/14 10:37 PM

Quote:

Quote:

Me and 12.5"




How did you get you and that heavy telescope to stick to the wall??




it's fixed


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