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finally figured

in Observers Corner Only Sun Sep 19, 2010 8:30 pm
by kt609x (deleted)

finally i have managed to understand how to collimate and work out why i was having difficulty doing it. my scope was filthy! i have had a little peek at the moon tonight and after the clean, it looks amazing. am looking forward to regular visits to NLO.


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RE: finally figured

in Observers Corner Only Sun Sep 19, 2010 8:38 pm
by Dave • 3.218 Posts

Makes a difference removing all the gunge that accumulates on the optic surfaces.
See you soon.

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