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- Mon May 08, 2006 6:54 pm
- Forum: General chat
- Topic: Where do you keep your telescope?
- Replies: 27
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Mine are all kept in a well locked garage at present but I'm moving to an new addy in the next ten days and will have them in a new garage until I get my new astro shed. Best regards AJ p.s. Sorry I haven't posted for some time but most of you will know what it's like moving house especially when yo...
- Tue Apr 04, 2006 11:31 am
- Forum: Observing
- Topic: First light with my new ED100
- Replies: 6
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Hi Gordon, Lucky devil The weather up here is improving but the Mem Sahib and I are still getting over a four week Virul Chest Infection so I have been confined to my Cell so to speak. By the time I get my scopes out again (the way things are going) We'll be back in the Autumn and Winter. :( Still n...
Hi Hotwire, I remember well my time with my Eldest Grandson (Now 22yo) when I showed him the moon for the first time through my scope. The look of wonder and delight on his face (he was six at the time) will stay with me until my final day. I just hope you've kindled the first spark of pleasure in a...
Am still having no luck up here My new observation note book looks like the last entries of the "Mary Cellest" nothing since 2nd march and that was the first since Feb18th. Some one up there hates me I'm sure On top of which I have been down with a Chest infection which is just clearing up. Hope eve...
Hi Burbank Welcome to SPA. Your Scope seems okay from what you tell us but don't expect to see to much until you eye's are accustomed to viewing. From what you say I presume your in the town and light polution doesn't help astronomy one bit but don't give up keep at it and you'll soon get results an...
- Mon Mar 20, 2006 9:37 pm
- Forum: Telescopes and instruments
- Topic: 6" Achromatic refractors?
- Replies: 42
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Gordon...Congrats to you and your Good Lady I know how you feel regarding new Equipment I went through all that in the dim and distant past for exactly the same reasons you now have. Still as soon as they are old enough whip 'em out to work to support your hobby I Did :lol: Best Wishes and Regards, AJ
- Sat Mar 18, 2006 11:42 am
- Forum: General chat
- Topic: Moon hoax debunked on Channel 5 - 9.00pm today
- Replies: 4
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Same old cry from the Yank Conspiracy Nuts and as you possibly gathered, they've written books about it.....Well, Well, Well. Isn't that strange :roll: I've been listening to this rubbish for more years than I wish to recall along with U'F'Os, Yeti's, Abductions and so on, and so on, and so on.... a...
More forcast for us today just after lunch?? Wonder if I'm being punished for buying my SkyWatcher 200 Dob. Have only had the chance to used it three times since I got it...Grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr!!!!!!
Hi Guys, You should see it up here in North Wales 6ins plus. Started last evening about 6pm and by 11 it was blowing a blizzard. Needless to say this morning.....YUK!!!!! ....Roll on Spring???? never mind that... lets have the Summer even if we do only get a couple of hours of darkness, I'll stay up...