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by akdwivedi
Thu Jan 07, 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Opinions on Svbony SV48 as grab & go telescope
Replies: 3
Views: 615

Re: Opinions on Svbony SV48 as grab & go telescope

Happy new year folks.

Hardwarezone and Richard thanks for your comments. Very useful information. I did hear about CA on f/5 - f/8 refractors. I do have a C5 and a small tripod, but just wanted to play around with a refractor. Maybe I should save and get a ED/APO refractor later on.
by akdwivedi
Tue Dec 22, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Opinions on Svbony SV48 as grab & go telescope
Replies: 3
Views: 615

Opinions on Svbony SV48 as grab & go telescope

I am trying to restart watching the skies. I had a nextsar 6se for long but due to heavy setup I hardly took it out. Maybe used no more then te time in three years, so I sold off that set. Looking for a grab and go set. This telescope caught my attention. Svbony sv48 a 90mm f/5.5 achromatic with two...
by akdwivedi
Thu Sep 24, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Feedback Corner/Test Corner
Topic: cant delete older PMs
Replies: 2
Views: 596

Re: cant delete older PMs

Thank you. That worked like a charm.
by akdwivedi
Wed Sep 23, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Feedback Corner/Test Corner
Topic: cant delete older PMs
Replies: 2
Views: 596

cant delete older PMs

I select the older PM and then go to bottom and select delete and then hit Go.

I receive an error saying invalid form submission.
by akdwivedi
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTS Celestron Nexstar computerized goto mount (SOLD)
Replies: 1
Views: 424

WTS Celestron Nexstar computerized goto mount (SOLD)

Computerized Mount (for 6” & 8” SCT telescopes) GoTo tracking ALT AZ computerised mount, tripod and eyepiece holder tray. Asking SOLD. Self collect from my place Condition of Mount – 10/10 - Excellent tracking and accuracy - 1 star alignment function - Type – Motorized; Alt-Azimuth Single Fork - Max...
by akdwivedi
Thu Aug 13, 2020 7:56 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTB : Celestron 6" or 8" OTA
Replies: 0
Views: 492

WTB : Celestron 6" or 8" OTA

Looking for a celestron 6 inch or 8 inch SCT OTA. Mount is optional
by akdwivedi
Sat Jan 25, 2020 12:35 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Replacing Secondary Lens for Nextar 6SE.
Replies: 5
Views: 1892

Re: Replacing Secondary Lens for Nextar 6SE.

Airconvent wrote:
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:02 am
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.
Thank you, will try
by akdwivedi
Tue Jan 21, 2020 1:48 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Replacing Secondary Lens for Nextar 6SE.
Replies: 5
Views: 1892

Re: Replacing Secondary Lens for Nextar 6SE.

thanks.. looks like I need to write to celeston itself. see what they say. otherwise look for another OTA.
by akdwivedi
Thu Jan 02, 2020 11:28 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTB: 2 inch diagonal for SCT and Crayford focuser
Replies: 1
Views: 768

WTB: 2 inch diagonal for SCT and Crayford focuser

Hi

Looking for a 2 inch diagonal for SCT.

regards
Andy