NOVICE ASTRONOMER

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NOVICE ASTRONOMER

Postby hallaig » Fri Aug 20, 2010 12:00 am

HELLO THERE I HAVE A SKYWATCHER 150PL SCOP WITH A EQ3 MOUNT I HAVE SET IT UP AND I THINK I GOT THE BALANCE RIGHT
BUT THATS ABOUT IT I HAVE MANAGED TO HAVE SUM GREAT VIEWS OF THE MOON AND OTHER PLANETS BUT THATS MY LIMIT I WAS WONDERING IF ENYONE KNOWS OF ENY ASTRO CLUBS IN MY AREA THE FOREST OF DEAN THAT COULD HELP ME OUT WITH ALL THE SETINGS ON IT AND LEARNING TO USE IT PROPERLY THANKS
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RE: NOVICE ASTRONOMER

Postby philip pugh » Fri Aug 20, 2010 7:13 am

This page should give you some ideas about what to look for: http://philippugh.fortunecity.com/Directory.html
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RE: NOVICE ASTRONOMER

Postby hallaig » Fri Aug 20, 2010 10:30 pm

thanks philip very useful information
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RE: NOVICE ASTRONOMER

Postby philip pugh » Fri Aug 20, 2010 11:03 pm


[quote]ORIGINAL: kryton

thanks philip very useful information
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Hope we all get some weather to look at them.
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RE: NOVICE ASTRONOMER

Postby uea74 » Sat Aug 21, 2010 7:56 am

For clubs start at:-
[url=http://www.fedastro.org.uk]www.fedastro.org.uk[/url]

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RE: NOVICE ASTRONOMER

Postby hallaig » Sun Aug 22, 2010 1:56 pm

thank uea 74
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RE: NOVICE ASTRONOMER

Postby uea74 » Sun Aug 22, 2010 5:33 pm

No problems, it is what you asked for.
Hope you find a club that suites you.

Also do a generic search on google for "astronomy clubs" and your county and neighbouring counties. Suspect that not all are on fedastro.
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