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Levine
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Reged: 03/24/06

Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
TMB 80/600 APO on the way / Questions
      #5615371 - 01/10/13 11:57 AM

Serial #0001!



More to follow.

Edited by Levine (01/11/13 02:01 PM)


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zjc26138
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Loc: Mingo Junction, Ohio
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5615545 - 01/10/13 01:31 PM

Congrats!

Be sure to post pictures when it arrives.


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Levine
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Reged: 03/24/06

Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: zjc26138]
      #5615563 - 01/10/13 01:39 PM

Quote:

Congrats!

Be sure to post pictures when it arrives.






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Mr Onions
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Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5615623 - 01/10/13 02:19 PM

Very well done on that.

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Levine
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Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5615902 - 01/10/13 05:07 PM

Ok, it's here!

I'll post pix tonight.



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Scott in NCAdministrator
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Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616185 - 01/10/13 08:05 PM

Nice choice. Looking forward to pics!

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Levine
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Reged: 03/24/06

Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616428 - 01/10/13 10:42 PM Attachment (58 downloads)

Arrived in a well-packed 8" sonotube:

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Levine
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Reged: 03/24/06

Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616435 - 01/10/13 10:47 PM Attachment (54 downloads)

The lens-in-cell box:

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Levine
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Reged: 03/24/06

Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616439 - 01/10/13 10:50 PM Attachment (65 downloads)

Views of the 'scope:
Supplied soft case:


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Levine
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Reged: 03/24/06

Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616444 - 01/10/13 10:52 PM Attachment (63 downloads)

The "Business End", sans dew shield:

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Levine
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Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616446 - 01/10/13 10:53 PM Attachment (43 downloads)

Push-on lens cap removed:

Edited by Levine (01/12/13 11:51 AM)


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Levine
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Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616447 - 01/10/13 10:54 PM Attachment (46 downloads)

Focuser, with extension:

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Levine
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Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616450 - 01/10/13 10:55 PM Attachment (45 downloads)

A view from above:

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Levine
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Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616451 - 01/10/13 10:57 PM Attachment (60 downloads)

The complete instrument, including rings, and a Vixen-compatible bar:

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Levine
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Reged: 03/24/06

Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616460 - 01/10/13 11:07 PM Attachment (34 downloads)

Another view:

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Levine
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Reged: 03/24/06

Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616461 - 01/10/13 11:08 PM Attachment (42 downloads)

Document 1:

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Levine
Pooh-Bah
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Reged: 03/24/06

Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616463 - 01/10/13 11:09 PM Attachment (33 downloads)

Document 2:

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Levine
Pooh-Bah
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Reged: 03/24/06

Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616467 - 01/10/13 11:10 PM Attachment (35 downloads)

Document 3:

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Levine
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Loc: 40° 47' 52" N / 85° 49' 14" ...
Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616469 - 01/10/13 11:11 PM Attachment (36 downloads)

Document 4:

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Scott BeithAdministrator
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Re: TMB 80/600 APO on the way... new [Re: Levine]
      #5616470 - 01/10/13 11:14 PM

Very cool!

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