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by AJ
Fri Sep 26, 2008 6:12 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Clavius, hi-res
Replies: 6
Views: 1668

Clavius

WOW!
by AJ
Sun Jan 20, 2008 3:05 pm
Forum: Observing
Topic: Moon and Mars
Replies: 8
Views: 2538

Welcome to the Gloom Club Mike North Wales has been socked in and rained on continually for days/nay weeks now I've been seriously thinking of flogging all my Astro equipment and taking up Scuber Diving. :roll:

AJ.
by AJ
Fri Jan 18, 2008 4:56 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Calling all Teens!
Replies: 41
Views: 11687

When I started Astronomy back in the old days (I'm not joking) It was a subject that not many people were conversent with so at 11years old I got the nick name "The Mad Professor" and it stuck for several years so I have been down that road By the way I'm now 74years young and still going strong. Re...
by AJ
Fri Jan 18, 2008 4:42 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Return of the Wanderer?
Replies: 2
Views: 1230

Return of the Wanderer?

Hi Guys and Gals, A belated Happy New Year to everyone. Sorry I've been missing (again) from the site but it's been due to refurbishing the Mem Sahib's, friends Bungalow (I'm supposed to be retired :roll: ) So haven't had much time to myself for nearly a year. Mind you the weather up her in North Wa...
by AJ
Mon Oct 08, 2007 7:20 pm
Forum: Observing
Topic: weather
Replies: 6
Views: 3776

Yep! Same here in North Wales. Baught a new Sky-Watcher Mac/Cass 127 haven't seen a clear dark sky since. The Grott Gremlins are out in force. Am seriously considering taking up water divining sure to get results with all the rain thats about :lol: Wont need to worry about 10/10 cloud cover then :cr...
by AJ
Sun Oct 07, 2007 9:51 am
Forum: Observing
Topic: Solar Disc
Replies: 3
Views: 2124

Solar Disc

Hi Everyone. Been a while since I posted but have been mad busy round the home. However I purchased a Solar Filter a couple of weeks ago and although I have not done much Solar observering in the past have been watching the Suns Disc on each clear day. I noticed that the disc was quite blank for a f...
by AJ
Thu Sep 13, 2007 6:19 pm
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: First Light Optics
Replies: 20
Views: 7200

Public Apology

Hi Everyone, Have spoken to Steve regarding the last post of mine. The filter arrived later that day and I have sent Steve an apology via E-mail. However due to the advertised sizes of these Solar filters I ended up with one that would fit two scopes together so it looks as if I will have to try aga...
by AJ
Wed Sep 12, 2007 11:24 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: First Light Optics
Replies: 20
Views: 7200

First Light Optics

Hi Everyone, Just a query? Have many of you had dealings with FLO. I orderd a Solar Filter from them Over a Month ago and am still waiting after promis after promis that it would be here next day The last promis was on Monday after much talk explaining that I'd had sevetal E-Mails to the effect that...
by AJ
Thu Sep 06, 2007 12:42 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: hi im a newbie on a really low budget(ADDED SOME SUGGESTIONS
Replies: 14
Views: 4655

Leanne,

I have PMd you

AJ
by AJ
Wed Aug 29, 2007 3:21 pm
Forum: Astrophysics
Topic: Big Hole In Space
Replies: 9
Views: 4749

No probs Dave Only spotted it on Saturday and thought it might be of some interest.


AJ
by AJ
Wed Aug 29, 2007 2:36 pm
Forum: Astrophysics
Topic: Big Hole In Space
Replies: 9
Views: 4749

Big Hole In Space

Dont know if anyone has seen this so I thought I'd pop it on here Big Hole In Space A vast hole has been found in the universe. The Cosmic chasm-nearly a billion light years wide-contains none of the usual stars, galaxies, or space dust. Experts say it’s like an air bubble in a cake mix and it dwa...
by AJ
Tue Aug 28, 2007 6:22 pm
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: TV Everbrite
Replies: 9
Views: 3017

It also Killed the cat Joe :lol: :lol: :lol:

AJ
by AJ
Tue Aug 28, 2007 2:48 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Celestron 114mm
Replies: 0
Views: 1203

Celestron 114mm

Celestron 114mm Short Motorised Newtonian CG2 E/Q Mount 2no E/Ps 10mm and 20mm R.A. Motor Drive CD Rom The Sky L1 Red Dot Finder. Used only Three times Excelent Condition. Ideal Beginers Scope Cost £120.....£80 or very nearest offer If not to far can deliver or meet half way. Reason for sale New S...
by AJ
Sun Aug 26, 2007 6:34 pm
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: Really simple question but can you mount a Dob on EQ mount
Replies: 9
Views: 2739

Just seen on Sherwoods Site that the EQ5 will take 19kg
Don't know if this would help but I'm considering one for my 200mm Sky Watcher Dob
by AJ
Sun Aug 26, 2007 4:39 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Negative Scanner
Replies: 0
Views: 1084

Negative Scanner

Wanted 35mm Negative Film Scanner Mine has packed up at last have been on line and seen some of the New Ones but the Price OWWWW!!!

Any help would be appreciated Not looking for a hand out just a fair price if anyone as one they want to get rid of.

Thanks AJ


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