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rwiederrich
Goldfinger
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Reged: 11/17/05

Loc: Always Dark skies of Belfair W...
Classic night glow
      #4912206 - 11/12/11 03:04 PM Attachment (119 downloads)

I'm sure the classic fans have an image of their classic under star(moon) light.

Here is my offering....my 10"f/15 during a full moon viewing Jupiter.

Rob


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tim53
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Reged: 12/17/04

Loc: Highland Park, CA
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: rwiederrich]
      #4912359 - 11/12/11 04:30 PM Attachment (79 downloads)

This is the best I could do on short notice!

The Mighty Tasco "does Jupiter"!


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Vesper818
Astronomess
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Reged: 11/21/05

Re: Classic night glow new [Re: tim53]
      #4912478 - 11/12/11 05:52 PM Attachment (63 downloads)

Beautiful shots, Rob and Tim!
Here's my new-made-from-classic-parts Carton 60mm F16.7


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sgorton99
Post Laureate
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Reged: 04/30/08

Loc: Wisconsin, Madison
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: Vesper818]
      #4912773 - 11/12/11 08:40 PM Attachment (50 downloads)

Unitron 114 and the moon.

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Preston Smith
The Travel Scope Guy
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Reged: 04/24/05

Loc: Eureka, Pa
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: rwiederrich]
      #4912855 - 11/12/11 09:42 PM Attachment (63 downloads)

Long exposure of my Unitron 160 whirring away as it tracked Saturn...

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clintwhitman
Caveman
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Reged: 01/01/07

Loc: CALI SoEasyACavemanCanSlewIt
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: Preston Smith]
      #4913043 - 11/13/11 12:55 AM Attachment (62 downloads)

Early Pearly Moon Fire

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clintwhitman
Caveman
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Reged: 01/01/07

Loc: CALI SoEasyACavemanCanSlewIt
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: clintwhitman]
      #4913045 - 11/13/11 12:59 AM Attachment (70 downloads)

Geeks in the Goto starlight

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SATMAN
scholastic sledgehammer


Reged: 12/02/07

Loc: NJ 39.7 lat., -74.3 long
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: clintwhitman]
      #4913892 - 11/13/11 01:58 PM

that should be on a cover of a book!
Hint, Clint you should write a book about your Telescope Adventures It would be a Best seller!


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Preston Smith
The Travel Scope Guy
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Reged: 04/24/05

Loc: Eureka, Pa
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: clintwhitman]
      #4914131 - 11/13/11 04:15 PM

Quote:

Early Pearly Moon Fire




Looks Great Clint!

When are you going to get those alumunim guide scope rings powdercoated black?


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Compressorguy
Carpal Tunnel
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Reged: 03/14/09

Loc: Clayton, NC
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: Preston Smith]
      #4914618 - 11/13/11 09:55 PM Attachment (47 downloads)

Very nice pic's all. Here's my contribution. My 50's Selsi 80mm x 910mm with Nikon D80 attached under a full moon.

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tomchris
professor emeritus


Reged: 12/22/10

Loc: Connecticut, U.S.A.
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: Compressorguy]
      #4914982 - 11/14/11 07:00 AM

Beautiful picture!! They ALL are!

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rwiederrich
Goldfinger
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Reged: 11/17/05

Loc: Always Dark skies of Belfair W...
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: rwiederrich]
      #4915431 - 11/14/11 12:25 PM Attachment (48 downloads)

Here is one of my homemade 6"f/15 with its 60mm 1960's Tasco spotter. Working the moon.

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tim53
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Reged: 12/17/04

Loc: Highland Park, CA
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: rwiederrich]
      #4915443 - 11/14/11 12:30 PM Attachment (44 downloads)

Mint 1975 C-8, rigged up and pointed at Jupiter. Milford, Utah, October 6, 2011 A.D.

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ukcanuck
Vendor (Skylight Telescopes)
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Reged: 11/07/06

Loc: London, UK
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: tim53]
      #4915466 - 11/14/11 12:37 PM Attachment (37 downloads)

Checking out the Moon...extra points if you can pick out the mains stars of Auriga:

Edited by ukcanuck (11/14/11 12:40 PM)


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Awesomelenny
Post Laureate
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Reged: 05/02/04

Loc: Long: 81.42 W Lat: 41.21 N
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: ukcanuck]
      #4915507 - 11/14/11 01:04 PM Attachment (50 downloads)

Here's mine..

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rwiederrich
Goldfinger
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Reged: 11/17/05

Loc: Always Dark skies of Belfair W...
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: Awesomelenny]
      #4915568 - 11/14/11 01:46 PM

Lenny...I didn't know you installed red glow running lights on your Unitron...saweeet.

Rob


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Rich (RLTYS)Moderator
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Reged: 12/18/04

Loc: New York (Long Island)
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: rwiederrich]
      #4916754 - 11/15/11 06:45 AM

To All, beautiful pictures.

Rich (RLTYS)


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Awesomelenny
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Reged: 05/02/04

Loc: Long: 81.42 W Lat: 41.21 N
Re: Classic night glow [Re: Rich (RLTYS)]
      #4917674 - 11/15/11 06:19 PM

I didn't install anything. That is the undermount light that normally comes with the 4 inch Unitron. Mine worked!

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rwiederrich
Goldfinger
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Reged: 11/17/05

Loc: Always Dark skies of Belfair W...
Re: Classic night glow [Re: Awesomelenny]
      #4918874 - 11/16/11 12:04 PM

Quote:

I didn't install anything. That is the undermount light that normally comes with the 4 inch Unitron. Mine worked!





WOW....I never knew they came Pimped out with a red light installed..

Rob(everyday is a learning experience)


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desertrefugee
Carpal Tunnel
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Reged: 08/06/07

Loc: Arizona
Re: Classic night glow new [Re: rwiederrich]
      #4934899 - 11/25/11 09:01 PM Attachment (39 downloads)

How about a 10TE scrutinizing Mars...

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