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About 2STAR

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    Family, enjoy watching Rugby league and also union, not too keen on Soccer nowadays but have to show some interest due to Grandsons being football Crazy !!
    Trying to get to grip with Astronomy !!!
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  1. WADAS forum 4

    Excellent Dec, stars look great around edges.
  2. Could be difficult locating some DSO's manually, but a guy at our society does it with great accuracy the old fashioned Star Map route.
  3. This is no problem with the EVO worm gears, front heavy is fine, I push my OTA as far forward as is possible, no more backlash than when it is balanced, the motor handles the OTA wherever it is loaded, I have hit the base a couple of times and like said only makes a a mess your alignment. eric
  4. Hi Brun, I presume you are using an Alt/Az mount with your SCT, if so the balance is not important at all, I push my Scope as far forward as possible in order to gain as much clearance for my FR, T ext, Camera, balance is only important if using GEQ. Eric
  5. One of the best images of this I have seen, great job
  6. WADAS forum 4

    Looks smashing Dec
  7. WADAS forum 4

    Great shot Mark
  8. WADAS forum 4

    NGC 1342 The little Scorpion
  9. WADAS forum 4

    From last night in the backyard NGC1342 & M33
  10. WADAS forum 4

    Good job Vicky getting the colour out like that.
  11. WADAS forum 4

    Vicky, have a close look at your M57 , if you draw a line down ( toward the right corner) from the 2 central stars, you may have captured mag 15 spiral galaxy NGC 1296. eric
  12. WADAS forum 4

    Thanks Damian, still can't figure it out how it changed from a screen shot Mono to Colour when on video haha
  13. WADAS forum 4

    Weird as I just played a short video from Winscar the other night, and M57 came on the screen in colour, here it is 10 x 5 sec stack, less than a minute total, no processing straight capture from the screen.
  14. WADAS forum 3

    Lovely image Jay
  15. WADAS forum 3

    You would have had some nice views last nght Damian