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by johnandersonm777
Wed Jul 13, 2016 7:36 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60×60mm Waterproof Spotting Scope
Replies: 3
Views: 3068

Re: BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60×60mm Waterproof Spotting Scope

stella wrote:It is most annoying when topics are locked before everyone gets an opportunity to comment.
Hello, I'm the author of the post you talking about. Sorry, but someone hit me with a negative comment so I closed the thread. Don't worry we'll discuss more.
Thanks.
John
by johnandersonm777
Sun Jul 03, 2016 9:42 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60×60mm Waterproof Spotting Scope
Replies: 10
Views: 4497

Re: BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60×60mm Waterproof Spotting Scope

The telescope should be good value for the money, but the advertising claims are way over the top. A £100 spotting scope will not be as good as one costing £1,000 or £2,000. As with many low priced items the claims are just hype. But you get a lot for £100 nowadays. The Barska is uncommon in the U....
by johnandersonm777
Sat Jul 02, 2016 8:39 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60×60mm Waterproof Spotting Scope
Replies: 10
Views: 4497

Re: BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60×60mm Waterproof Spotting Scope

Robin Scagell wrote:This post looks very much like a straight advert. While I have no objection to suppliers offering advice and opinions, I can't accept blatant advertising puff.

Robin Scagell
SPA
Sorry but I haven't used any link here, So I think it's not under straight advert.
Thanks for the compliment. :)
by johnandersonm777
Sat Jul 02, 2016 8:37 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60×60mm Waterproof Spotting Scope
Replies: 10
Views: 4497

Re: BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60×60mm Waterproof Spotting Scope

brian livesey wrote:The spotter could have limited astronomical use too. Have you tried it on the Moon or any other astronomical target?
No I haven't tried .
by johnandersonm777
Thu Jun 30, 2016 8:56 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60×60mm Waterproof Spotting Scope
Replies: 10
Views: 4497

BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60×60mm Waterproof Spotting Scope

The great magnification of the BARSKA Blackhawk 20-60× 60 mm waterproof straight spotting scope will provide you the all photogenic images at hunting, bird watching or see the wildlife. You will get the optimal light gathering capacity from the 60 mm massive objective lens. In any extreme weather si...
by johnandersonm777
Wed Jun 29, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Messier 104
Replies: 6
Views: 2660

Re: Messier 104

Outstanding image. I love Messier 104....
by johnandersonm777
Tue Jun 28, 2016 9:39 am
Forum: Imaging techniques
Topic: Astronomik CLS or CLS-CCD Clip Filter
Replies: 2
Views: 4100

Re: Astronomik CLS or CLS-CCD Clip Filter

Hi there, Basically if you are imaging with an unmodified DSLR then it doesn't matter if you go for the CCD version or the visual version as the filters already fitted to your camera will exclude unwanted UV and IR light. But if you have a modified camera you need the CCD version of any light pollu...
by johnandersonm777
Mon Jun 27, 2016 9:03 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: Synscan v4 polar alignment
Replies: 6
Views: 3792

Re: Synscan v4 polar alignment

How is these Scope for Star gazing?
by johnandersonm777
Sun Jun 26, 2016 8:10 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: Cheap and Cheerful Scope
Replies: 6
Views: 3383

Re: Cheap and Cheerful Scope

Great review for a cheap scope. Thanks for sharing.
by johnandersonm777
Sat Jun 25, 2016 7:11 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: How to chose a best spotting scope?
Replies: 2
Views: 2679

Re: How to chose a best spotting scope?

Hello David Frydman, Thanks for your suggestion. I must follow your instruction.
Thanks again for the help. :)
by johnandersonm777
Thu Jun 23, 2016 9:27 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: How to chose a best spotting scope?
Replies: 2
Views: 2679

How to chose a best spotting scope?

Hello everyone, I'm new here. I love hunting, bird watching and observing natural objects during my leisure. The question is, what kind of spotting scope would be suitable for me? Thanks in advance for the help. :)