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Re: Trouble viewing anything other than the moon

Postby The Man with the Corrugated Iron Roof » Sun Sep 09, 2018 2:57 pm

Bawl wrote:I think out of the almost 3 months I have had the telescope I have only been able to you use it maybe 10 times and most the time it always covers events like that lunar eclipse and it almost ruined the full moon but I got a good shot


That is about average for most people. If the weather doesn't get in the way, it's work and, especially in summer, I can't stay up too late when I'm working early the next day.

It's a good thing I have a Coronado PST to allow me to see the Sun during daytime and evenings.

Never mind, autumn is coming soon and I'll get out more. I often use my cameras and binoculars but only use my telescope when I have a bit more time.

My blog (below) gives you some idea of what I get up to.
How can I be one with the universe when we don't know what 96% of it is.

My website: http://www.philippughastronomer.com/

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