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by skyhawk
Sun Dec 10, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: how good are Acromat scopes
Replies: 5
Views: 3055

how good are Acromat scopes

But just how good are Acromat scopes

I don't want an APO

thanks

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by skyhawk
Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:06 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Returning to Astronomy
Replies: 4
Views: 4543

Re: Returning to Astronomy

I have just returned also after 10 years away just got this
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by skyhawk
Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: Just returned to astronomy
Replies: 0
Views: 1979

Just returned to astronomy

Junior Astronomical Society (showing my age) I left Astronomy a few years back to finish raising (single dad) my three disabled sons, and as Patrick Moore was a personal friend I also lost interest. But I am back now and just, after many many many weeks of research bought a new scope. Dsc_2435.jpg P...
by skyhawk
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:59 am
Forum: Telescopes and instruments
Topic: I used to be a member of the JAS
Replies: 1
Views: 2076

I used to be a member of the JAS

Junior Astronomical Society (showing my age) I left Astronomy a few years back to finish raising (single dad) my three disabled sons, and as Patrick Moore was a personal friend I also lost interest. But I am back now and just, after many many many weeks of research bought a new scope. My problem now...