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by astrotones
Fri Nov 10, 2006 12:49 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Monster Storm on Saturn Captured
Replies: 2
Views: 944

Monster Storm on Saturn Captured

NASA Sees into the Eye of a Monster Storm on Saturn NASA's Cassini spacecraft has seen something never before seen on another planet -- a hurricane-like storm at Saturn's south pole with a well-developed eye, ringed by towering clouds. The "hurricane" spans a dark area inside a thick, brighter ring ...
by astrotones
Thu Nov 09, 2006 4:12 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Evenin all!
Replies: 3
Views: 1231

Hi Stew,

Another guy here in sunny warrington lol, if your after a cheap pair Lidl's sometimes have them (in latchford) but if you want quality id would pursue Johns link :wink:

Regards

James(by the manchester ship canal)
by astrotones
Wed Nov 08, 2006 9:50 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: ED80 Skywatcher Blue
Replies: 5
Views: 3346

ED80 Skywatcher Blue

For Sale:Blue Skywatcher ED80 Blue Skywatcher ED80 with standed Synta R+P Focuser in excellent condition although there are a few minor tube ring marks. 160 pounds inc Delivery (Parcel Force 48hr). Email me at orionthehunter1971@yahoo.co.uk if your interested. Images taken with the Scope available o...
by astrotones
Tue Oct 31, 2006 4:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Orion Optics 200mm F.8 Newt. Tube Assy.- ***SOLD***
Replies: 3
Views: 2499

Is this scope still for sale please?
by astrotones
Tue Oct 31, 2006 1:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: EQ6 Mount and TS 5" F9.4 Refractor will Trade for HEQ5
Replies: 1
Views: 1756

The Telescope is pending Sale..
by astrotones
Sun Oct 29, 2006 10:27 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: EQ6 Mount and TS 5" F9.4 Refractor will Trade for HEQ5
Replies: 1
Views: 1756

EQ6 Mount and TS 5" F9.4 Refractor will Trade for HEQ5

EQ6 Mount and TS 5" F9.4 Refractor will swap for HEQ5 Skyscan mount. The EQ6 is a great mount and will hold scopes up to 12' and over. The Mount itself is in good condition and drives etc etc work perfectly. TS 5' Scope is in good condition and optically perfect has 2' focuser(very long travel) and ...
by astrotones
Fri Oct 27, 2006 10:17 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Comet Swan - Keith Slucock
Replies: 4
Views: 1786

Great image that the detail in the Tail is amazing :D

James
by astrotones
Thu Oct 26, 2006 8:57 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Possible Asteroid Imaged by M31? Tuesday, October 24, 2006
Replies: 1
Views: 1085

Time's as Precise as can be are 8.47pm GMT to 8.57pm on Tuesday the 24th of October.

Long/Lat 53*23N 2*36'W

So Far ruled out all possiable Satellites and MPCs...

Cheers

James :D
by astrotones
Thu Oct 26, 2006 8:26 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Possible Asteroid Imaged by M31? Tuesday, October 24, 2006
Replies: 1
Views: 1085

Possible Asteroid Imaged by M31? Tuesday, October 24, 2006

Whilst imaging M31 the other it seems i have caught something that resembles or could be an Asteroid flying past near by the Core of M31.. Exposures used in the Movie were 30 secs and 15 secs, not knowing at the time this was going on there are breaks in between the frames up too a Min so whatever i...
by astrotones
Sun Oct 01, 2006 5:02 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Nearest starburst galaxy to us, IC 10 by David Moth
Replies: 7
Views: 2444

Excellent image David, a tough nut to crack :D
by astrotones
Tue Sep 19, 2006 3:01 pm
Forum: Observing
Topic: Bright satellite flash
Replies: 5
Views: 2697

I observed this last night whilst chatting on the phone in my back garden and iam in the NW of england.

Not checked heavens above yet but from what i experianced it's not likely to eplain it tbh :? .

James :)
by astrotones
Tue Sep 19, 2006 2:23 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Moon - a humble first try
Replies: 5
Views: 1929

Nice images :D
by astrotones
Mon Sep 18, 2006 11:40 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: The Bubble Nebula NGC-7635 - Paul Brierley
Replies: 4
Views: 2144

Excellent image :D
by astrotones
Sun Aug 13, 2006 1:27 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 10" Revelation Dob with Tube rings also.. NOW SOLD!
Replies: 1
Views: 1942

Telescope has now been SOLD.

Thanks

James
by astrotones
Sun Aug 06, 2006 9:48 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 10" Revelation Dob with Tube rings also.. NOW SOLD!
Replies: 1
Views: 1942

10" Revelation Dob with Tube rings also.. NOW SOLD!

Hi All, I have a 10" Revelation with Dob base(the base has never been used and is still boxed, only opened for checking contents) also comes with Tube Rings for Mounting to a EQ Mount. I'll throw in an eyepiece too. The Telescope is in perfect working order but does have a small dent near the top of...