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Physopto

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Physopto last won the day on March 22 2016

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About Physopto

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    Malt Whiskey, as an aid to seeing stars.
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  1. Booked up with Lesley for the Saturday the 26th onwards in one of her vans. ???
  2. Mike, did any of you manage to get anything last night? The wind did drop for a short while before we left, so I was hoping for you all. ??? By the way just found out it is British Pie week ??? http://www.national-awareness-days.com/british-pie-week/
  3. Popped over to Dunroamin today to catch up with some of the usual reprobates. Great to see everyone was enjoying their time in the wind and rain. Got back over to Port Patrick way to find out that there had been a 6 hour power cut. So much for a meal out! BUT the skies cleared in the 40 mile an hour plus winds, to show a very clear sky. Took a light meter reading and it was around 21.3. Not too bad at all. For those going back home tomorrow, have a safe journey. See you all at the Autumn camp to celebrate the 10th anniversary. Derek
  4. Pies, you wil need to talk to Mike (Mrs Beeton) about them. ?
  5. Irish Blarney Medicine (Bushmills) ??????
  6. Aye, yer need a few pies! Yers far too skinny now ?
  7. Daft question ???? I expect there will be the usual panic to hide them from Damian though until the Saturday night! As it is the tenth year Mike was saying we should do something. Extra special on the Saturday night, maybe a nice bonfire ? with a few sparklers. ?
  8. Just look at the wire sizes on the crock clips. Way too small a csa to carry any useful current. Looks cheap and nasty. Jump starting a car needs a large csa wire or the voltage will drop because of the resistance.
  9. Depends upon what type of Gorilla glue! The one used on wood foams up and expands !!! Best of luck.
  10. You could try carpet tape. Screwfix can supply it. Or carpet spray, again Screwfix. Both will hold felt well.
  11. Getting the general public in the mix is great for education, BUT there can be problems associated as some pointedly refuse to obey Red Light rules. This can spoil and infuriate the hardened Astro mob and those who would like to see a really dark sky. Spending time and sometimes vast amounts of money on Astro gear only to be frustrated by a few idiots who refuse to follow simple rules can spoil a Star Camp completely. Best of luck with your idea. Derek
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