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    1. Information & Announcements

      Information & announcements from the East Midlands Stargazers. Check back often for information on upcoming dark site meets and talks.

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    2. Welcome

      Introduce yourself to our little community.

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    4. Weather Discussion

      Could there be clear skies soon?

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    5. Beginner Area

      Do you want to know the difference between a refractor and a reflector? Not sure how to choose your first telescope? There's no such thing as a silly question... Ask away!

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    6. Martyn's Coffee Shop

      General off topic (non astro) discussion.

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    8. Graham's Man Cave

      Local supplier of custom made astronomy accessories.

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  2. Observing

    1. Observing Discussion

      Hints, tips, techniques and general observing discussion.

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    2. Observing Reports

      Upcoming targets, things to look out for and star charts.

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    3. Observing with Binoculars (BINS)

      Observing with binoculars instead of a scope?

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  3. Imaging (Astrophotography)

    1. Imaging Discussion

      Hints, tips, techniques and general imaging discussion.

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    2. Imaging Software

      Software discussion, hints, tips and best practice.

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    3. Imaging Video

      Electronically assisted observing and imaging.

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  4. Astronomy Equipment

    1. Telescopes / Complete Setups

      For discussion of Optical Tube Assemblies (OTAs), mounts, accessories and complete setups.

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    2. Mounts

      In depth discussion of mounts and accessories.

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    3. Eyepieces

      In depth discussion of eyepieces, eyepiece kits, barlows, cleaning, etc.

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    4. Cameras

      For the discussion of cameras and other imaging accessories.

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    5. DIY & Self Mod

      For the discussion of DIY and self mod setups.

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    6. Member Equipment Gallery

      Show off your shiny kit.

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    • Stephen

      Stephen  »  Sheila

      Hi Sheila I do not no if you got my reply to Kelling 2017 but yes I would like the same site or if there is one nearer the center so much the better
      Kind Regards
      Stephen
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    • Brantuk

      Brantuk  »  Graham

      Hi Graham - I've pointed another potential customer your way mate.
       
      https://stargazerslounge.com/topic/275504-lathe-work/
       
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      Ron Clarke  »  Celeste

      HAPPY BIRTHDAY Celeste, hope you have a great day 
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      Stephen  »  Graham

      Hi Graham yes it double stacked elalons will try and put pictures 
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    • jarvismp

      jarvismp  »  BAZ

      Hi, 
      my names Matt and I live in Sawmills. I don't drive but would like to join an astronomy group to learn more.
      i just wondered if I can join your group and what I would need to do?
      Where do you meet for example and when?
      Ive been observing for 2 years now but am still very much a newbie.
       
      kind regsrds
       
      Matt.
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