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by skyhawk
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Got an email from sky at night mag
Replies: 2
Views: 500

Re: Got an email from sky at night mag

I never know if links work thanks for the update
by skyhawk
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Astrophysics
Topic: Betelgeuse is brightening ..
Replies: 6
Views: 2664

Re: Betelgeuse is brightening ..

I thought it was DIMMING ???
by skyhawk
Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: Heather Couper dies after short illness
Replies: 2
Views: 535

Re: Heather Couper dies after short illness

I always thought SHE should have taken over the SAN but she and Patrick fell out so was never in the running
by skyhawk
Tue Feb 18, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Members discounts
Replies: 5
Views: 777

Re: Members discounts

I have sometimes asked for SPA discounts and got them even from suppliers who don't have a scheme. Usually 10% off. But sometimes they say no. It is always worth asking. Regards, David I never shop without asking for a discount, we in GB (to cover all areas, I am in Wales :) ) are too shy, I agree ...
by skyhawk
Sun Feb 16, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: Members discounts
Replies: 5
Views: 777

Re: Members discounts

IF you click on binoculars UK limited the screen shot OF "binoculars UK limited"
flashes up for a second then you are directed to this site ????

https://optixmania.co.uk/
by skyhawk
Sun Feb 16, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Orion
Replies: 5
Views: 922

Re: Orion

now it works
by skyhawk
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Observing
Topic: Fountain pen.......... must be an age thing
Replies: 1
Views: 644

Fountain pen.......... must be an age thing

I am sure there are many here who make notes, especially the visual non photo observers, however does what you use show your age ? Am I alone in using a fountain pen, I have two, one with Sheaffer green ink and the other with purple ink, both are Cross pens. Cynics will dismiss using a fountain pen ...
by skyhawk
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Orion
Replies: 5
Views: 922

Re: Orion

Brian wrote:Hi Skyhawk,

The image is working from here. The direct link to the image is

https://images2.imgbox.com/c3/f9/gdT7Aswn_o.jpg

which also works for me.

Hope this helps,
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Nope

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by skyhawk
Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Orion
Replies: 5
Views: 922

Re: Orion

No image here ?
by skyhawk
Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: Members discounts
Replies: 5
Views: 777

Members discounts

How often are the discounts pages checked.

I have just clicked on two links, one was a hotel

Both are not working
by skyhawk
Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Some high res lunar with the C8
Replies: 10
Views: 1209

Re: Some high res lunar with the C8

Yes, nice images

One day, just perhaps if I don't hold my breath we MAY see the *****y Moon in Wales one day if it ever stops raining
by skyhawk
Thu Feb 06, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Some high res lunar with the C8
Replies: 10
Views: 1209

Re: Some high res lunar with the C8

Unbelievably detailed! Really no point in drawing the surface of the Moon as we used to in the olden days! I wonder why they bothered to send craft to the Moon to photograph the lunar surface in detail when such pictures can be obtained from an amateur scope + computer. [except for the backside of ...