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#1 zedds

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Posted 11 October 2014 - 08:25 PM

Hello all,

Just thought I`d drop a line to say hello.

I`ve been interested in astronomy for as long as I can remember. Being able to stay up late to watch The Sky at Night when I was a boy are probably some of my earliest memories.

I`ve only been a practical amateur astronomer for the last 5 years or so. Started visual with a SW200p on a eq5 but soon caught the AP bug.

Got a bit more kit around me now but still very much learning!!

Hope to speak to some of you soon and looking forward to contributing to the forum.

 

Clear skies.

 

Andy



#2 Neil

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Posted 12 October 2014 - 09:47 AM

Welcome to the forum Andy,

 

You never stop learning with this hobby as its just so big and of course there is a lot of interesting objects out there to see. Whether you are interested in the planets, star, DSO's pulsars etc.

 

Looks like you have made a good start with your kit, AP can get really expensive if your not careful, just look at my kit if you don't believe me.

 

Clear Skies

 

 

Neil.



#3 woolbrig

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Posted 12 October 2014 - 07:04 PM

Welcome Andy!

 

Looking forward to seeing some of your images.


Joe

 

Scopes: Celestron C9.25/Hyperstar, SkyWatcher 80ED Pro, WO Star-71 II Mounts: CGEM (Hypertuned), CG5  Guiding: Orion SSAG/ST80/Mini 50, OAG  Cameras: ASI120MC, ASI174MM, ASI224MC, Canon T3i (Baader Mod), QHY10, QHY23

 


#4 Steve

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Posted 22 October 2014 - 04:25 PM

Hi Andy
Nice to see you on board
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