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Rancho de los Spiritos de Oro, Rodeo, New Mexico



2014 David Vanderbilt

Rancho de los Spiritos de Oro, Rodeo, New Mexico

Rancho de los Spiritos de Oro....Ranch of the Golden Spirits, Rodeo, New Mexico. October 2014
Located among the darkest skies of New Mexico, several astronomical communities are located here.
My ranch is located 4 miles north of Rodeo along Hwy 80 near the intersection of Cattledrive Road.
The ranch house is still under construction as is the observatory utilizing an 8-foot ExploraDome.
The 20-acre ranch is the winter home of astronomer and CN member, David Vanderbilt (dsv).

    Hi David,

    I am kind of close to you.  I'm east of Tucson in Benson, Arizona.   I have three acres, mobile home, own well, observatory is ten by twelve with two piers.  Equipment and software is

    10" Orion f/3.9 Astrograph
    Canon 1100D (T3) Full Mod
    Losmandy G11 mount
    Orion Star Shoot AG
    Orion 80mm Guide Scope
    Nebulosity 3
    Photo Shop 7
    Corel 12


    Get a chance check out my album titled Fairhavens by Gork.  Lots of pics!  My email is fairhavens85602@gmail.com

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