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by mAnKiNd
Mon Feb 10, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Altair Cameras
Topic: Altair Hypercam 269C Sensor Analysis?
Replies: 4
Views: 874

Re: Altair Hypercam 269C Sensor Analysis?

Thanks Stacey! Much appreciated :)

All the best,
Minos
by mAnKiNd
Mon Feb 10, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M35 + NGC 2158 using a noisy CCD camera
Replies: 18
Views: 1438

Re: M35 + NGC 2158 using a noisy CCD camera

For some reason beyond me, the pds line of sw reflectors is not available in USA. However, i was not hit with customs/import charges when I received it, so hopefully it would be a straightforward purchase for you.

Cheers,
Minos
by mAnKiNd
Mon Feb 10, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M35 + NGC 2158 using a noisy CCD camera
Replies: 18
Views: 1438

Re: M35 + NGC 2158 using a noisy CCD camera

Yes it is and I ordered it from FLO back in march I think. It arrived here on long island in 2-3 days with dhl iirc. It's a wonderful telescope and superb value for money, so much so that I own two ( one in Cyprus for when I go back home for holidays). Here's how I mount the guidescope.
by mAnKiNd
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M35 + NGC 2158 using a noisy CCD camera
Replies: 18
Views: 1438

Re: M35 + NGC 2158 using a noisy CCD camera

Brian, I too have struggled with the woes of chromatic aberrations inherent in doublets, triplet and quads...so much so, that I decided to completely revamp my imaging system to a 130pds reflector with a small enough sensor (asi290) so as to negate the need for a coma corrector and have absolutely n...
by mAnKiNd
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Deep Sky Imaging
Topic: The effect of light pollution filters on native one-shot color camera white balance
Replies: 14
Views: 1683

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by mAnKiNd
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: Deep Sky Imaging
Topic: The effect of light pollution filters on native one-shot color camera white balance
Replies: 14
Views: 1683

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by mAnKiNd
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Deep Sky Imaging
Topic: The effect of light pollution filters on native one-shot color camera white balance
Replies: 14
Views: 1683

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by mAnKiNd
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: Deep Sky Imaging
Topic: The effect of light pollution filters on native one-shot color camera white balance
Replies: 14
Views: 1683

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by mAnKiNd
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Deep Sky Imaging
Topic: The effect of light pollution filters on native one-shot color camera white balance
Replies: 14
Views: 1683

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by mAnKiNd
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Deep Sky Imaging
Topic: The effect of light pollution filters on native one-shot color camera white balance
Replies: 14
Views: 1683

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