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by Airconvent
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:02 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Replacing Secondary Lens for Nextar 6SE.
Replies: 4
Views: 314

Re: Replacing Secondary Lens for Nextar 6SE.

You can go to the Astro-scientifc at the Science Centre to ask Albert if he can repair it. He is the authorized dealer for Celestron in Singapore and also has background in building and repairing scopes.
by Airconvent
Wed Jan 01, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Stellina: The Future of Astrophotography?
Replies: 1
Views: 112

Re: Stellina: The Future of Astrophotography?

Technically, it is like a Celestron Evolution in a compact design and with an astro camera attached. Celestron could do this with the tech they have but probably do not have the cash resources to redevelop a new product that will make their other product lines obsolete. But don't think anyone will b...
by Airconvent
Tue Dec 31, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: Singastro.org Announcements & News
Topic: Happy New Year
Replies: 4
Views: 4643

Re: Happy New Year

It has been a great year with the latest Annular Eclipse visible in Singapore, bringing it to the door step of ordinary Singaporeans!
On Behalf of the Singastro Team, wishing all our members here a very Happy 2020!
by Airconvent
Fri Dec 27, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Annular Solar Eclipse 26 Dec 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 245

Re: Annular Solar Eclipse 26 Dec 2019

Nice! Wide field is much better. :)
by Airconvent
Tue Dec 24, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Singastro.org Announcements & News
Topic: Merry Christmas To All
Replies: 4
Views: 2574

Re: Merry Christmas To All

On behalf of the Singastro Team, Merry Christmas and a Happy New year to all!
Don't forget the rare Solar Eclipse happening on Boxing Day (26 Dec 19) !
by Airconvent
Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: General Astronomy
Topic: SQM Values for Mersing
Replies: 4
Views: 2775

Re: SQM Values for Mersing

It's interesting a group of Taiwanese would actually travel all the way to Malaysia to do obbing and measurement...I think Mersing has higher level of pollution now than 10 years ago, so perhaps figures could have been slightly better back then?
by Airconvent
Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: Brotip : Telescope Export Restriction at Amazon.com lifted
Replies: 19
Views: 12063

Re: Brotip : Telescope Export Restriction at Amazon.com lifted

wow.....never would have expected to see such prices, shipped to Singapore! That's very good! Would have considered if I not already have one! :)
by Airconvent
Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Ribblehead Viaduct Nightscapes
Replies: 1
Views: 163

Re: Ribblehead Viaduct Nightscapes

Nice video....Glad you did not freeze over doing the capture! Only at your latitude can you get the nice circular star trails... :)
by Airconvent
Sat Nov 23, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTS : Some old stuff (Celestron C8-S and C5 sold)
Replies: 6
Views: 601

Re: Selling some old stuff (including a Celestron C8-S and C5)

Wow. Very good prices. I have too many scopes now, else would seriously consider buying back the C5 :)
by Airconvent
Sat Nov 23, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Astronomy Events & Observation Sessions
Topic: The Universe@CCK
Replies: 3
Views: 246

Re: The Universe@CCK

Will join in later if I am available. Great to see you keeping the hobby alive here! :)