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Pete Presland

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About Pete Presland

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    Supernova
  • Birthday 18/06/1966

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  • Gender
    Male
  • Interests
    astronomy, British history (ww2),sport
  • Location
    bedfordshire
  1. Imaging target suggestions ED80?

    What an excellent website!
  2. Jupiter and GRS

    A fine looking image Avani, very nicely presented as well.
  3. Tracking solar

    I only ever do a very tough Polar alignment, when away from home. This generally involves just pointing the scope north. At such short focal length and image run times it's not too important.
  4. I use my Evostar 120mm on my EQ5 without any problems at all. A diagonal ensures the eyepiece is in a decent position most of the time.
  5. Sun Ha Feb 17, 2018

    Good to hear you are feeling better, a nice prom image as well.
  6. AR2699-16-02-18

    Very nicely imaged.
  7. Lovely lonely prom +plane transit 17-2-18, "updated"

    A nice looking prom group.
  8. Sol WL, HA, Proms 15-2-18

    Very nice set of images.
  9. The Sun - Feb 17th

    Always good to see some Ca-K images
  10. Sun HA 15.02 Proms + Disk

    Nicely imaged
  11. Sol WL 15-02-18

    Very well captured and processed
  12. The Sun 15 February 2018 white light

    Lovely sharp disc
  13. HA Disk+Proms 12.02 (still!)

    Nicely imaged
  14. Hello from the Midwestern US!

    Hi welcome to SGL from Pete in Bedfordshire :-)
  15. hi

    Hi welcome to SGL from Pete in Bedfordshire :-)
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