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by bwh
05 Nov 2013, 20:12
Forum: New members
Topic: Hi from Glenrothes
Replies: 4
Views: 833

Re: Hi from Glenrothes

Next meeting is Tue 26th November, at the Kabin, dalgety bay. Starting at 7:45pm.

Feel free to bring scope if you need help in setting up, if clear night we can look for some objects.

regards
Brian
by bwh
16 Aug 2013, 23:11
Forum: Astronomical Events
Topic: Another Solar Day ?
Replies: 5
Views: 731

Re: Another Solar Day ?

what was turnout at last solar day.?
by bwh
06 Jun 2013, 21:22
Forum: Meetings
Topic: Dalgety Bay Gala.
Replies: 2
Views: 596

Re: Dalgety Bay Gala.

Hi folks, just a few days to go We have acccess to the site for setup from 10.am and will have one car permit. Paul will take two tents. If anyone wants to bake they welcome as this will help attract people to the stand, we will have forms for 1/2 price 2013 membership and also a free raffle for a c...
by bwh
28 Apr 2013, 17:06
Forum: Meetings
Topic: April Meeting.
Replies: 2
Views: 549

Re: April Meeting.

Good to hear so many converts - Also try moon first - as even slight drift is not issue, and registraxing crators gives as much additional detail - moon 10x larger than jupiter... so very good starting point... note: jupiter is in great position - high in sky - and when sun goes down - you have hour...
by bwh
26 Dec 2012, 14:09
Forum: Meetings
Topic: Touch Primary School
Replies: 6
Views: 921

Re: Touch Primary School

dunfermline press ran article on the touch primary astro event, good write up and twp pictures.

well done geoff et al
by bwh
20 Nov 2012, 02:23
Forum: Practical Astronomy
Topic: A little knowledge...
Replies: 5
Views: 826

Re: A little knowledge...

i work in bay thursdays, so you could pop in then ....

just need scope to collimat a newt with laser

would this be convenient?
by bwh
11 Nov 2012, 15:42
Forum: Practical Astronomy
Topic: A little knowledge...
Replies: 5
Views: 826

Re: A little knowledge...

worst case scenario bring to next meeting, have laser colimator which should help

this is a newt? what did you decollimate the secondary or primary....?


or bring to dalgety bay one evening this week, let me know....
brian
by bwh
03 Jun 2012, 13:34
Forum: Astrophotography
Topic: Them Ole Starshooter Blues.....
Replies: 1
Views: 770

Re: Them Ole Starshooter Blues.....

Sounds like you pointing at a star not Saturn!!!!! It's just smaller than juptiter , even bios show ears.... You sure you looking in right location...... Jupiter is sooo low blurry disk may be all you get, but Saturn is sooo high in sky viewing will be much clearer, are you seeing moons???? If not i...
by bwh
21 Apr 2012, 09:28
Forum: Meetings
Topic: Scouts at the Fairmont
Replies: 9
Views: 1061

Re: Scouts at the Fairmont

what about 5th may (saturday) - next full moon - so camera would work for moon ?

regards
brian
by bwh
09 Apr 2012, 12:07
Forum: Meetings
Topic: Scouts at the Fairmont
Replies: 9
Views: 1061

Re: Scouts at the Fairmont

next full moon is Sunday 6th May 2012 - so our next event at fairmont will be unlikely to have live coverage of the moon, so if we can generate a moon video with new camera in next clear night that would be ace ?

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