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by swat_pup6433
Mon Jan 31, 2011 11:46 pm
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Your views on Canon 550D for astrophotography
Replies: 13
Views: 6502

haha yeah! with the right processing technique. you can get amazing results with older cameras too. i am still using a modified 10D at the moment for astrophotography.
by swat_pup6433
Thu Jan 27, 2011 9:43 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTS Vixen GP2+Synscan GOTO
Replies: 16
Views: 5751

yes! the polar scope can be installed. but its useless here. if you are going to do normal visual , pointing the mount roughly to north and setting the latitude to singapore's after the 3 star aligment on synscan u can basically use the goto flawlessly. but if you are doing astrophotography, u would...
by swat_pup6433
Thu Jan 27, 2011 11:08 am
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTB Vixen SPHINX SXW full set
Replies: 6
Views: 1688

i have a GP2 with HAL130 tripod with synscan if you are interested.
by swat_pup6433
Thu Jan 13, 2011 11:30 am
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTS : Astro equipment!
Replies: 14
Views: 5755

upppppppppz! anyone??
by swat_pup6433
Tue Jan 11, 2011 8:27 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTS : Astro equipment!
Replies: 14
Views: 5755

WTS : Astro equipment!

Hi, just to compile all my sale item in one thread, I have a full set of astrophotgraphy setup for sale for anyone who would like to pick it up. consisting of a gp2 mount with synscan goto attached. a takahashi FS60CB with dedicated takahashi flattener and various adapters. also a miniborg 50 with a...
by swat_pup6433
Thu Jan 06, 2011 9:57 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: MWTS: Takahashi FS60CB + some goodies
Replies: 6
Views: 2353

if there is sumone who is buying this scope + the mount i have a autoguiding setup consisting of the QHY5 +borg 50 for sale too. together with the rings and custom made mounting plates.
by swat_pup6433
Thu Jan 06, 2011 9:55 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTS Vixen GP2+Synscan GOTO
Replies: 16
Views: 5751

still up for sale. let me know if you are interested.`
by swat_pup6433
Thu Jan 06, 2011 9:54 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: MWTS: Takahashi FS60CB + some goodies
Replies: 6
Views: 2353

still up for sale.. prices are slightly negotiable. let me know if you are interested.
by swat_pup6433
Wed Dec 29, 2010 7:30 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Canon 200/2.8 for astrophotography
Replies: 36
Views: 5794

orly_andico wrote:Kevin,

the 200/2.8 is a particularly cheap lens (under $1k SGD used, it's the 2nd cheapest red-ring lens, after the 70-200/4).

I can't get a decent mount for my 9.25 for anywhere close to that amount..
haha you forgot about the 2nd hand 17-40 F4 L!
by swat_pup6433
Wed Dec 22, 2010 7:43 am
Forum: Coffee corner
Topic: AGASTRO observatory reported in The New Paper
Replies: 12
Views: 2413

Questar 12 ??