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by Gary
Sun Jun 08, 2014 12:50 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Omega Centuari
Replies: 2
Views: 924

Re: Omega Centuari

Sharp pin-point stars! [smilie=good-job.gif]
by Gary
Sun Jun 08, 2014 12:47 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: MicroDenk
Replies: 12
Views: 5715

Re: MicroDenk

My favourite kind of story - the one with a happy ending! Thanks for sharing! [smilie=good-job.gif]
by Gary
Sat Jun 07, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: Astronomy Events & Observation Sessions
Topic: Free Public Talk- Basic Stargazing Skills - 7 Jun 2014 (Sat)
Replies: 4
Views: 2705

Re: Free Public Talk- Basic Stargazing Skills - 7 Jun 2014 (

Wonder if you should get a 80mm triplet apochromat refractor as your first telescope? Weather permitting, come down tonight and look through one!
by Gary
Fri Jun 06, 2014 8:44 am
Forum: Astronomy Events & Observation Sessions
Topic: Free Public Talk- Basic Stargazing Skills - 7 Jun 2014 (Sat)
Replies: 4
Views: 2705

Re: Free Public Talk- Basic Stargazing Skills - 7 Jun 2014 (

Sivakis wrote:Forwarded this to some of my colleagues who are curious and also their kids!

:P
Thanks! Hope to see you and family there too if you guys are free. :)
by Gary
Fri Jun 06, 2014 7:13 am
Forum: Beginners Forums
Topic: Biggest aperture to fit in car boot
Replies: 14
Views: 4661

Re: Biggest aperture to fit in car boot

As for the rough estimation of my budget, probably in between 4k to 5k. With that budget, you should be looking at 10" or 12" dob at least with tracking. Don't forget to take into account the cost of shipping and accessories like eyepieces, finderscopes, shroud, power tank (if tracking), collimatio...
by Gary
Fri Jun 06, 2014 7:04 am
Forum: Astronomy Events & Observation Sessions
Topic: Free Public Talk- Basic Stargazing Skills - 7 Jun 2014 (Sat)
Replies: 4
Views: 2705

Free Public Talk- Basic Stargazing Skills - 7 Jun 2014 (Sat)

The next public stargazing talk is titled " Basic Stargazing Skills ". Date: Saturday, 7 June 2014 Time: 7:30pm - 8:30pm Venue: Toa Payoh Public Library. Level 1 Programme Zone. Admission is free. No pre-registration required. Late-comers welcomed! It's a huge pity the general public is not able to ...
by Gary
Fri Jun 06, 2014 6:50 am
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTS: Orion SteadyPix Universal Camera Adapter #5228 [SOLD]
Replies: 3
Views: 2085

Re: WTS: Orion SteadyPix Universal Camera Adapter #5228

Still available. Price negotiable, especially if you a newcomer.
by Gary
Thu Jun 05, 2014 10:52 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Balcony Shooting @ Bedok Reservoir
Replies: 8
Views: 4768

Re: Omega Cluster

Good job for initial attempts! [smilie=good-job.gif]
by Gary
Thu Jun 05, 2014 10:47 pm
Forum: Astronomy Events & Observation Sessions
Topic: Jurong Eco Garden observation site (JEG)
Replies: 10
Views: 5054

Re: Jurong Eco Park observation site

KushTROID wrote:Is it open to public yet? I could recce there n take some photo to share with everybody here. Pretty near to my place, just 5 mins drive.
As per local news reports, it was officially opened last Sunday (1 Jun).