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by akdwivedi
Thu Jun 16, 2022 3:10 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTB - Fujinon 10x50 binoculars
Replies: 0
Views: 624

WTB - Fujinon 10x50 binoculars

After using my fujinon fmtrc-sx 7x50 binoculars, I feel the need to move to 10x50 or larger fujinon binoculars. If you have one to go, please PM me at nine4five6 seven4one4. I am also willing to trade my fmtrc-sx 7x50 binoculars. these are fantastic but I am going to rationalize my binoculars to a d...
by akdwivedi
Tue May 31, 2022 2:41 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: My first attempt
Replies: 5
Views: 1324

Re: My first attempt

a single shot from the camera.. unstacked, unprocessed.
by akdwivedi
Tue May 31, 2022 2:14 pm
Forum: Feedback Corner/Test Corner
Topic: attaching multiple image files.
Replies: 0
Views: 1674

attaching multiple image files.

I am trying to attach a couple of jpg files as attachments to a post, but I get an error saying invalid file while the file can be easily opened in windows photo ot gimp or irfanview.. The files are just 100KB files..

Tried drag and drop or add files option but get the same results.
by akdwivedi
Tue May 31, 2022 1:37 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: My first attempt
Replies: 5
Views: 1324

My first attempt

I have been using Skywatcher Az gti mostly in alt az mount.. recently I acquired a wedge, counterweight shaft and weight, and eqmod cable to see how does it work. After a couple of tries, I am now getting familiar with Polar alignment, image capture, guiding etc. Equipment: Scope: Svbony sv48 achrom...
by akdwivedi
Sat May 28, 2022 11:22 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTS - Skywatcher pro 100ed [Sold]
Replies: 0
Views: 2015

WTS - Skywatcher pro 100ed [Sold]

Trying to optimise my refractors.. selling a skywatcher pro 100ed in very like new condition. It has been handled with care, no scratches, glass is clean. The dual focuser is smooth and fully functional. This is a 100mm f/9 doublet with 900mm focal length.. comes with 2 inch diagonal with 1.25” adap...
by akdwivedi
Fri May 27, 2022 3:19 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTS - Svbony sv165 guidescope
Replies: 0
Views: 2087

WTS - Svbony sv165 guidescope

Selling a very good condition Svbony sv165 mini guidescope. This is a 30mm f/4 or 120mm focal length guidescope, works well with guidecameras. I purchased it from ali-express where the price is $60.. selling for $40 only.. also open to trade with a 50mm f/4 guidescopes or orion starshoot guidescope....
by akdwivedi
Tue May 17, 2022 11:56 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Ioptron harmonic drive hybrid mounts
Replies: 2
Views: 1412

Re: Ioptron harmonic drive hybrid mounts

yes thats a bummer.. otherwise this looks very good on specs, a lightweight travel friendly mount without the need of counterweights.
by akdwivedi
Tue May 17, 2022 10:32 am
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Carina Nebula in HaRGB
Replies: 4
Views: 3048

Re: Carina Nebula in HaRGB

excellent picture.
by akdwivedi
Tue May 17, 2022 10:29 am
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Southern DSO Astrophotography
Replies: 10
Views: 2155

Re: Southern DSO Astrophotography

thats amazing.
by akdwivedi
Tue May 17, 2022 10:27 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Skywatcher az gti
Replies: 4
Views: 5233

Re: Skywatcher az gti

Hi. welcome to singastro.. The skywatcher az gte/gti is a fantastic little mount. its my grab and go mount for observations and I use it mostly in alt az mode. I have updated the firmware to the latest version (right arm mounted telescope) which also supports eq mode. I had a few sessions in eq mode...