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by Biscotte
Wed May 01, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Limited Support Nov 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 6917

Re: Limited Support Nov 2018

Robin, Dunno where else to post this. On the SC front page, there is an advert for The Practical Astronomy Show 2020 - but it says 2019 . . . ! If you decide to accept this mission, this post will auto-destruct after 15 seconds . . . (flute bit then) do-do-do-do-do-do, do-do-do-do-do-do . . Biscotte...
by Biscotte
Mon Mar 25, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: Other Cameras
Topic: Canon
Replies: 18
Views: 7087

Re: Canon

Oh Great and Mighty Warrior Robin (not a good bargaining position!) Any movement on Canon cameras? An associated thought that occurred, is in the form of a question. I use the excellent Backyard EOS. There is built in third party integration with dedicated connection to plate solving AstroTortilla v...
by Biscotte
Thu May 17, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Polar Alignment
Topic: PA and plate-solve with narrow FOV
Replies: 2
Views: 1517

Re: PA and plate-solve with narrow FOV

Just a line on the FOV subject. It is an observation - not whining or complaining. Before buying a guidescope and a guide camera I did a lot of research. Everything pointed at a guidescope focal length should be around half of the main telescope focal length and not less than a third. Further resear...