Return to the Cloudy Nights Telescope Reviews home pageAstronomics discounts for Cloudy Nights members
· Get a Cloudy Nights T-Shirt · Submit a Review / Article

Click here if you are having trouble logging into the forums

Privacy Policy | Please read our Terms of Service | Signup and Troubleshooting FAQ | Problems? PM a Red or a Green Gu… uh, User

Equipment Discussions >> Refractors

Pages: << 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | >> (show all)
Rinaldo
Pooh-Bah


Reged: 06/28/04

Loc: Lawng-eye-lind - New York, USA
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: Adam Taylor]
      #5911628 - 06/09/13 04:35 PM

Quote:

Quote:

Nice rig Rinaldo!




Plural = Nice rigs Rinaldo!




Thanks Steve & Adam, both setups treat me to some amazing views!


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Koala117
sage


Reged: 05/11/13

Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: REC]
      #5911857 - 06/09/13 07:32 PM

Quote:

....must be nice to be rich!




Says the guy whose signature is 21 lines long.


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
mdowns
Carpal Tunnel
*****

Reged: 06/12/10

Loc: Englewood,FL
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: Koala117]
      #5911898 - 06/09/13 07:48 PM Attachment (105 downloads)

My cr6 on a g11. Ever so humble but a total 'hoot' to use!

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Mr Onions
Two Time International Photographical Competition Winner
*****

Reged: 04/14/07

Loc: Newcastle upon Tyne.
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: jrbarnett]
      #5913245 - 06/10/13 02:31 PM

Love those double barrel setups Jim.
You have way too much fun on a tripod.


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
123456
sage
*****

Reged: 11/05/06

Loc: mid tenn
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: Rinaldo]
      #5913866 - 06/10/13 07:49 PM Attachment (109 downloads)

my favorite setup ...light solid great views no color .

VIXEN ED100 on a non goto sirius mount . custom lazer sights

lots of fun


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Kunama
professor emeritus


Reged: 10/22/12

Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: 123456]
      #5913923 - 06/10/13 08:24 PM

Very nice setup Joe! Love the custom touches .

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
123456
sage
*****

Reged: 11/05/06

Loc: mid tenn
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: 123456]
      #5914407 - 06/11/13 01:21 AM Attachment (95 downloads)

the beast AR-6 .. used mainly for deep space viewing

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
123456
sage
*****

Reged: 11/05/06

Loc: mid tenn
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: Rinaldo]
      #5914414 - 06/11/13 01:34 AM Attachment (78 downloads)

AR-5 little beast . nice little OTA as good as the AR6 for deep space

on planets the AR5 is not to bad . i try not to use any filters not a big fan of

them . thats a old "made in japan" mount carries it good


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
123456
sage
*****

Reged: 11/05/06

Loc: mid tenn
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: 123456]
      #5914425 - 06/11/13 01:46 AM Attachment (118 downloads)

SW ED120 great OTA one of the first black ones made ...

had it for years the mount is the only go-to i own .

its a keeper for sure ......over look the white thing in

the back ground


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
DaveG
sage
*****

Reged: 12/28/03

Loc: Ohio
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: Scott in NC]
      #5915709 - 06/11/13 07:30 PM Attachment (124 downloads)

The big brown truck just delivered this to me today!

Wow is this thing big.......


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
rainbow711
member


Reged: 06/01/08

Loc: Heidelberg, Germany
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: DaveG]
      #5916408 - 06/12/13 06:43 AM Attachment (91 downloads)

In my case, not the big brown truck delivered this to me it just was the small yellow one
William Megrez 90 FD Apo on AYOfd mount with Berlebach Report 4012

CS,
Daniel


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Jim Chung
Vendor - Icodome
*****

Reged: 12/07/05

Loc: Toronto
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: rainbow711]
      #5916629 - 06/12/13 10:02 AM Attachment (124 downloads)

Here's my 8.5" f/12.5 refractor (with D&G doublet)!!

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
ngc2289
Post Laureate
*****

Reged: 04/13/05

Loc: Corpus Christi, TX.
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: rainbow711]
      #5916635 - 06/12/13 10:07 AM

NICE set-up rainbow711!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Jeronimo Cruz
professor emeritus
*****

Reged: 09/01/08

Loc: Tucson, Arizona
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) new [Re: Jim Chung]
      #5916711 - 06/12/13 10:59 AM

Quote:

Here's my 8.5" f/12.5 refractor (with D&G doublet)!!







Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
DaveG
sage
*****

Reged: 12/28/03

Loc: Ohio
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) [Re: Jim Chung]
      #5916801 - 06/12/13 11:51 AM



Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
SteveG
Post Laureate
*****

Reged: 09/27/06

Loc: Seattle, WA
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) [Re: DaveG]
      #5917314 - 06/12/13 04:34 PM

Jim - I would love to see an article or review of that folded refractor!

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Jim Chung
Vendor - Icodome
*****

Reged: 12/07/05

Loc: Toronto
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) [Re: SteveG]
      #5917349 - 06/12/13 04:57 PM

Thanks guys! Steve, you can check out my thread in the ATM group. A detailed writeup might be appearing in a publication, stay tuned!

Jim


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
WolfTracks
member


Reged: 07/06/12

Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) [Re: Jim Chung]
      #5921160 - 06/14/13 08:01 PM Attachment (106 downloads)

Takahashi TSA102S, DM6, Takahashi SE-L tripod. Takes about 5min to set up and works perfect for what I do (grab & go).

Edited by WolfTracks (06/14/13 08:03 PM)


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Scott BeithAdministrator
SRF
*****

Reged: 11/26/03

Loc: Frederick, MD
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) [Re: 123456]
      #5921322 - 06/14/13 09:49 PM

Quote:

...over look the white thing in the back ground




Every house has a water heater.


Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Rossmon
sage
*****

Reged: 07/09/10

Loc: Marin County, CA
Re: Post a picture of your refractors (PART 6) [Re: WolfTracks]
      #5921472 - 06/14/13 11:19 PM

Nice View, Nice Gear 2

Post Extras: Print Post   Remind Me!   Notify Moderator  
Pages: << 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | >> (show all)


Extra information
32 registered and 27 anonymous users are browsing this forum.

Moderator:  Scott in NC, FirstSight, panhard, star drop 

Print Thread

Forum Permissions
      You cannot start new topics
      You cannot reply to topics
      HTML is disabled
      UBBCode is enabled


Thread views: 86793

Jump to

CN Forums Home


Cloudy Nights LLC
Cloudy Nights Sponsor: Astronomics