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faulksy

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About faulksy

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    dob mob
  • Birthday 07/04/71

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  • Gender
    Male
  • Interests
    astronomy and anything mechanical
    my job maintenance engineering supervisor
  • Location
    wrexham north wales
  1. Sutton bank season starter

    brilliant report damo, and what a nice start to the season. the little dumbell is ace but like its dad more. glad your still eating chocolate
  2. M110 Finally Nailed!

    nice report and congratulations. its a nightmare from home matey
  3. Mirror re-coating

    i knew of this story, didnt know it was on the web. very disappointing. thanks olly
  4. Hello from Wales!

    hi and welcome to sgl from me in sunny wales as well. like your sense of humor
  5. can you believe it, 1 year ago today i collected my 20" mirror. that time past quickly :eek:

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    2. mapstar

      mapstar

      Bet it got some use last night Mike. Crystal clear here all night and looks like I missed a good night:confused3:

    3. faulksy

      faulksy

      it sure did damo :headbang:

    4. Pig

      Pig

      That really has flown by Mike šŸ˜€

  6. Nice to see...

    totaly agree, new comers should be encouraged to visit dark skies, not only will they see all the sign posts in the night sky to help them find there chosen target but it will teach them the importance of light pollution, so they can pass this on to there loved ones. but most importantly have fun and be safe
  7. Off to Elan....

    sam knows , yes we are back
  8. thank you john, just finished watching it. what a guy, some great techniques which do work
  9. Off to Elan....

    apparently the frac owner is a bit of a pig
  10. very nice. i have nexus of serge and it is amazing, connected to sky safari pro 5
  11. How should m13 look?

    at a dark site with no moon, it should look like looking at the sun through a tea strainer with good conditions and high power you should make out individual stars towards the outer edges and maybe colours
  12. Wow, goto

    with my push to
  13. Hedging my bets for the hols

    hi sam, glad to see you back sorry paul have a great holiday. just getting my stuff ready for Pembrokshire next week with my 2 kids. dob in the back, and the rest in the trailer
  14. New shroud

    you don't have to mention i made the heater i will second what calv said
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