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by richardw
Mon Mar 08, 2010 12:24 pm
Forum: Astrophysics
Topic: What created the Big Bang
Replies: 124
Views: 32037

Dr Michio Kaku seems to be mentioned alot in topics such as string theory and multiverse.
by richardw
Sun Mar 07, 2010 8:36 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Mars a tiny white dot
Replies: 37
Views: 10809

seems a clear night 2nite up in leeds, ive got 2x barlow and 25mm should that be sufficient enough to see mars (not just a dot)
by richardw
Sun Mar 07, 2010 6:18 pm
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: EP and barlow lense
Replies: 3
Views: 1151

would i better buying a 3mm EP and 3x barlow lense to view saturn or mars

or

40mm and 3x barlow lense

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by richardw
Sun Mar 07, 2010 12:04 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Mars a tiny white dot
Replies: 37
Views: 10809

hi i have a skywatcher skyhawk 114 newtonion reflector Primary Mirror: Glass, aluminised with silicone overcoat 114mm Focal length: 1000mm Aperture: 114mm (f8.77) it came with a 10mm,25mm and 2x barlow lense should i be able to get images of mars like the one posted earlier or just a dot like im see...
by richardw
Sun Mar 07, 2010 11:26 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: EP and barlow lense
Replies: 3
Views: 1151

EP and barlow lense

Hi all Im new to this forum and only have a limited knowledge of telescopes etc. I recently bought a skywatcher skyhawk 114 newtonian reflector which came with super 10mm, super 25 wide angle and 2x barlow lense. This is great for viewing clusters, not seen with the unaided eye but planets such as m...