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by Subbupd
Mon May 18, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: DIY Astronomy
Topic: Want To Ask : Where can I find Ebony star / formica and teflon pad ?
Replies: 6
Views: 475

Re: Want To Ask : Where can I find Ebony star / formica and teflon pad ?

"Mr DIY wooden flooring laminate" for ebony should work
by Subbupd
Thu May 14, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Beginners Forums
Topic: Need some opinions to get started in astrophotography
Replies: 4
Views: 744

Re: Need some opinions to get started in astrophotography

Hi, I'm trying to get into astrophotography after trying some untracked shots last year. I currently own a Sony a6000 and a 18-135mm zoom lens. I'm looking for: - Portable and light weight - Reasonably priced - Looking to take subjects like M31, M42, milky way, moon etc - I've also read about softw...
by Subbupd
Mon May 11, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: A Newbie's Impression of the Takahashi FSQ106 EDX4-Update 2
Replies: 6
Views: 3451

Re: A Newbie's Impression of the Takahashi FSQ106 EDX4-Update 2

Having sold the FSQ85, a replacement was needed. After some asking around on potential 4inch scopes, I settled on the bigger version of the FSQ series. The 106 in its latest iteration - the EDX4 - comes without the captain's wheel and replaced this with a massive 4inch focuser and short draw-tube t...
by Subbupd
Wed May 06, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: General Astronomy
Topic: The tale of two astronomers
Replies: 62
Views: 92530

Re:

I have read that article. It is true that astronomy is about enjoying the stars, planets and universe. That is the main reason and not equipment. There are many fancy gadgets out there, and I have bought one which just cannot work till now since it is electronic. 4 months already! Anyway, I do not ...
by Subbupd
Mon May 04, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: Beginners Forums
Topic: A Personal Introduction to Singastro
Replies: 40
Views: 50341

Re: A Personal Introduction to Singastro

Hi Guys, I am new to this Forum. Hope to have some fun.. :) :) :)