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Rapallokid

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About Rapallokid

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  1. Rapallokid

    This Sunday BBC4 10.05

    Many thanks for the heads up.
  2. Rapallokid

    SGL XI - Pitch Allocations

    Apologies, I didn't see the last post before replying, Sorry for your loss Daz. KR Rapallokid.
  3. Rapallokid

    Apologies for absence...

    My apologies, I didn't see the latest post before I asked the question. sorry for your loss. KR Rapallokid.
  4. Rapallokid

    SGL XI - Pitch Allocations

    Good morning Daz, Please can you let me know if there are any tent pitches left for the 11th and 12th, im not sure when the pitch allocation pdf was updated and lust wanted to check before booking. many thanks. Rapallokid
  5. Rapallokid

    My thanks to you all....

    Many thanks to all that were involved in the organising and to everyone I met over the few days. Looking forward to the BIG 10. Eddie
  6. Rapallokid

    A Long Shot - Any Port at a Star Party?

    Many thanks Derek, Look forward to meeting you. regards Eddie
  7. Rapallokid

    A Long Shot - Any Port at a Star Party?

    Hi Derek, If you still have a space I would be interested to try some different styles. Please let me know if you need a hogget !!!!!! regards Eddie ( Rapallokid ) kingfisher 13.
  8. Rapallokid

    SGL9 bright NGC galaxy challenge list for Friday

    Hi Mark, Many thanks for that, great list. I will be printing it put and bringing it with me. I remember you from a couple of years ago and look forward to seeing you again. kind regards Eddie
  9. Rapallokid

    Storm tent recommendation.

    Another vote for the outwell Montana 6 . Has withstood everything the UK weather had thrown at it on the last 4 years. Expensive but with it. Sent from my GT-I9300 using Tapatalk
  10. Rapallokid

    YOU MAY NOW GET EXCITED!!!

    Really looking forward to next weekend. Have business to take care of Mon -thurs away from home they arriving Friday lunchtime. Will be bringing a nice Auchentoshan to add to the single malts. All welcome. See you all there. ;0) Eddie
  11. Rapallokid

    Lucksall Site Visit important info for SGL9

    Thank you Mark, great report. I am looking forward to meeting everyone. RK.
  12. Rapallokid

    Saturn, Mars and Jupiter last night

    well done you must have been pleased, \Uranus should also have been visible but only earlier in the evening. I had some friends around over the weekend and it was one of the things I showed them. very small spot but pretty impressive to say you have seen it. RK
  13. Rapallokid

    Frustrated with new 6" SCT

    I cannot add much to what has already been said as there is a lot of useful information and tips there. Just to say that I also have a Nexstar se 6 and have learnt that taking a little time and effort to ensure that the tripod is level, the date time etc are accurate and to align using a low then high power ep pays dividends. The only other consideration is then to remember where the power cable is so that you don't remove it from its socket 10 mins into a session resulting in having to go through the process again. Hope you persevere with it, its a great scope and the quality of the optics is exceptional. RK
  14. Rapallokid

    I finally found Andromeda!

    I remember when I found it for the first time. It was after a long time searching. Once you have found it you wonder why it took so long in the first place. But it will always be much easier from now on.
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