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by ggodetucsamoht
Tue Aug 20, 2013 9:46 pm
Forum: DIY Astronomy
Topic: Dobs Mount for C8-NGT
Replies: 15
Views: 7483

Dobs Mount for C8-NGT

Hi Guys, just to share some pix on diy dobs base for my 8" newtonian. Tired of typing all the making process hence maybe you just wanna drop me some feedbacks. thanks. http://i88.photobucket.com/albums/k168/ggodetucsamoht/2-5.jpg http://i88.photobucket.com/albums/k168/ggodetucsamoht/5-4.jpg http://i...
by ggodetucsamoht
Tue Aug 20, 2013 9:40 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: wts some items
Replies: 1
Views: 958

wts some items

1) Orion LaserMate Deluxe Laser Collimator, $60
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2) Digital Camera Telescope Adapter, $70
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drop me a text if interested, thanks

Thomas
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by ggodetucsamoht
Thu Aug 15, 2013 9:47 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: Group buy : "The Backyard Astronomer's Guide" - COMPLETED
Replies: 26
Views: 12393

Re: Group buy for the Backyard Astronomer's Guide

Can I also join in the order?

Thomas
by ggodetucsamoht
Mon Aug 05, 2013 9:04 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Tripod Search for Skywatcher 6" Newtonian
Replies: 9
Views: 5320

Re: Tripod Search for Skywatcher 6" Newtonian

Diy it into a dob mount......
by ggodetucsamoht
Fri Aug 02, 2013 11:29 am
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTB The Following Astro Items
Replies: 5
Views: 1622

Re: WTB The Following Astro Items

Yes, me also felt tempted to get the skymaster too. I am more towards its 70mm glass and suppose to show brighter stars details up there....
by ggodetucsamoht
Fri Aug 02, 2013 8:38 am
Forum: Astronomy Events & Observation Sessions
Topic: Queenstown - Margaret Drive Ob-Site
Replies: 10
Views: 4789

Re: Queenstown - Margaret Drive Ob-Site

Very good and informative presentation you have there. Keep it up. Looking from your pix there are far too many housings whithin see-able view hence the light pollution might still be little bad. One of the area which wont fail us should be lim chu kang area, I have yet to find any buddies who are i...
by ggodetucsamoht
Thu Aug 01, 2013 9:22 pm
Forum: Beginners Forums
Topic: Milky way?
Replies: 125
Views: 104844

Re: Milky way?

I think a suitable place to explore would be lck cemetries area. Deep inside with no street lamps and it should be rather dark place for milkyway shoot. Maybe Gary want to conduct a sidewalk for good brothers during the coming festival.....
by ggodetucsamoht
Wed Jul 31, 2013 8:29 pm
Forum: Beginners Forums
Topic: Totally new to this hobbie
Replies: 12
Views: 3874

Re: Totally new to this hobbie

Hi, welcome to the hobby.....cockroach hobby!!! For yours I think you might want to look at any celestron refractor that come with AZ mount. These range of scope will let you kick start in the hobby pretty fast and easier to operate without the need to troubles yourself into scope alignment. Once yo...
by ggodetucsamoht
Sun Jun 30, 2013 10:14 pm
Forum: Buy and Sell
Topic: WTS brand new Celestron 9x50 finderscope
Replies: 1
Views: 1102

Re: WTS brand new Celestron 9x50 finderscope

still available, anyone interested?
by ggodetucsamoht
Sun Jun 16, 2013 12:25 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: collimation on Laser Collimator
Replies: 9
Views: 3906

Re: collimation on Laser Collimator

Guys, thanks for all your advices....helpful and informative guidance for newbie like me........ Anyway i just got a celestron cheshire collimator and after following the steps from this site; http://www.astro-baby.com/collimation/astro%20babys%20collimation%20guide.htm i am able to get an overall i...