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MattJenko

All hail the 10" Dob

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My experiment to try using my 250px as a jack of all trades seems to have taken a decent step forwards. This is M12, taken using an AzEQ6 with a 250px on top last night. It is taken with an Atik 414ex camera with ZWO RGB filters. 12 x 2 mins for each channel. Guided with an ST80 on top, which does look rather cute.

Still lots to work on, like some curvature and coma, and looking a the image here, the background is a little all over the shop, but enjoying the process. It is a hefty tricky setup though.

 

M12_250px.jpg

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"OUTSTANDING" what a cracker matt,well done.thanks  charl.

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Thanks guys. Been working on this since and will post a more polished version later. 

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wow well done Matt very nice image and it looks like the mount can handle the weight.

 

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That is an image with a lot to say. I admire the hell out of it.

Olly

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Great star colour and well resolved to the core - Nothing to not like about this image :)

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Looks like you have the beast under your control

cracking image, well done Matt

Paul

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Thank you all for the very complimentary comments. They are very much appreciated. I have done a bit of fiddling with the image and it is now a little less noisy, but ultimately the same image:

M12_250px-L.jpg

 

Last night I gave the coma corrector a go and decided on a project, seeing as things look good. Curvature and coma are better, but still some tilt. This is 2 hours of Red only data. I have a feeling this one won't be finished for quite some time....

M27_R.jpg

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