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#26 PrestonE

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Posted 17 December 2017 - 07:11 PM

Sorry, I could not resist lol.gif

 

36 inch RC, 

11 inch F15 refractor that I donated,

Three 6 inch refractors...

 

At the George Observatory in Houston, Texas.

 

Best Regards,

 

Preston

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#27 Aperture Mask

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Posted 19 December 2017 - 12:45 PM

Sorry, I could not resist lol.gif

 

36 inch RC, 

11 inch F15 refractor that I donated,

Three 6 inch refractors...

 

At the George Observatory in Houston, Texas.

 

Best Regards,

 

Preston

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#28 Doug D.

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Posted 19 December 2017 - 02:26 PM

Giro Ercole with two solar scopes set-up for visual.

 

Giro Ercole dual solar visual rig

 



#29 delgado39

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Posted 21 December 2017 - 12:17 PM

Here's mine.  

 

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Posted 21 December 2017 - 02:38 PM

Giro Ercole with two solar scopes set-up for visual.

 

What is that wire? Do you have a motor attached?



#31 junomike

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Posted 21 December 2017 - 06:03 PM

 

Giro Ercole with two solar scopes set-up for visual.

 

What is that wire? Do you have a motor attached?

 

 

 

Giro Ercole with two solar scopes set-up for visual.

 

What is that wire? Do you have a motor attached?

 

Focuser control.



#32 Doug D.

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Posted 22 December 2017 - 11:54 PM

Mike is correct - a TV focusmate driver.



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Posted 23 December 2017 - 01:02 AM

Sears 76mm and C80ED on my DSV-3 Mount.

 

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 08:55 AM

ES 80 APO, C8, iOptron AZ Mount Pro, iPad running Sky Safari and Moon Globe.

 

 

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