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Kheldar

Unless there's going to be somewhere dedicated for our infamous thread, I thought I'd start us off :)

William Optics 0.8x Reducer III (2011)

Should make the Meg72 sing :D

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red dwalf

not bought anything yet, but given the wife a long list of goodies for my xmas list now she is back working, but as the cheapest on the list is £100 so i don`t hold out much hope of getting any of it.

i`ll hold her pressie back to see what i get if anything L.O.L.

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Daz Type-R

Just bought a Telrad, right angled correcting finder scope, Baader UHC-s filter, and an auto focuser. Next up on the list is dew prevention then EP's.

Damn this hobby is expensive, even with the cheap stuff!

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jasonbirder

Just got the S&T Pocket Sky Atlas...and its great...

Next purchase is going to be a TElrad...but don't want SWMBO to know it costs £50 LMAO!

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red dwalf

Bought a 8mm hyperions from Steve, cheers Steve It's in great condition

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Kheldar

Bought a 8mm hyperions from Steve, cheers Steve It's in great condition

My pleasure :)

As the kit cycling continues, the postman brought my Revelation 2" Dielectric Diagonal this morning, but SWMBO has kidnapped it for Xmas :(

Oh well, have to make sure I get my hands on the rest of the parcels next week before her :D

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Doc

My pleasure :)

As the kit cycling continues, the postman brought my Revelation 2" Dielectric Diagonal this morning, but SWMBO has kidnapped it for Xmas :(

Oh well, have to make sure I get my hands on the rest of the parcels next week before her :D

But then what are you going to open for xmas.

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BAZ

They may be parcels SWMBO doesn't yet know she is getting him for Xmas. ;)

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Kheldar

But then what are you going to open for xmas.

We shall have to see what Santa has bought me on the non-astro list :)

They may be parcels SWMBO doesn't yet know she is getting him for Xmas. ;)

Oh that's a definite possibility LOL There may well be a nice big order to Aunty FLO going in next week .... :D

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Craig

As the kit cycling continues, the postman brought my Revelation 2" Dielectric Diagonal this morning, but SWMBO has kidnapped it for Xmas :(

That's awesome and cruel, letting you do the hard work of getting it and then nabbing it for a Xmas pressie. Genius! :D

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Dex55

Decided to buy a second hand 17mm Nagler (thanks for the advice Doc).

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Craig

The Cambridge Star Atlas (well, it was a free gift for subscribing to the Sky at Night magazine). It just arrived! :D

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Kheldar

The Cambridge Star Atlas (well, it was a free gift for subscribing to the Sky at Night magazine). It just arrived! :D

Thanks for the reminder, need to call them and cancel my recurring subscriptions : decided Astronomy Now is sufficient for me

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Kheldar

S/H Baader Neodymium - the battle against the LP starts here!

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BAZ

That's a good star atlas, you got a good deal there, with magazines as well. You will have some good reading over Christmas.

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Craig

I got this bought for me as part of our "secret Santa" at work.

Colins GEM Pocket Star Atlas

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Daz Type-R

At least the star atlas is useful, last year I got some pink plastic fluffy handcuffs.

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Craig

At least the star atlas is useful, last year I got some pink plastic fluffy handcuffs.

I normally get garbage, this was a really thoughtful gift. :)

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BAZ

Mrs Baz has given Santa permission to deliver me one of these, a upgrade for the Crayford focuser on my Dob.

http://www.365astronomy.com/dual-speed-110-microfocus-upgrade-for-skywatcher-crayford-p-2484.html

I'll let you know if they are as good as they look, but if it is then it will make getting the focus bang on real easy, and without having to fork out loads for a Moonlight one.

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Daz Type-R

I normally get garbage, this was a really thoughtful gift. :)

What, the star atlas or the pink plastic fluffy handcuffs?

Mrs Baz has given Santa permission to deliver me one of these, a upgrade for the Crayford focuser on my Dob.

http://www.365astron...ord-p-2484.html

I'll let you know if they are as good as they look, but if it is then it will make getting the focus bang on real easy, and without having to fork out loads for a Moonlight one.

Nice.

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Craig

What, the star atlas or the pink plastic fluffy handcuffs?

I'd have been happy with either! :lol:

Mrs Baz has given Santa permission to deliver me one of these, a upgrade for the Crayford focuser on my Dob.

http://www.365astron...ord-p-2484.html

I'll let you know if they are as good as they look, but if it is then it will make getting the focus bang on real easy, and without having to fork out loads for a Moonlight one.

Very nice Martyn!

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