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by Darren Henderson
28 Mar 2013, 19:40
Forum: Meetings
Topic: St Andrews University visit
Replies: 8
Views: 1547

Re: St Andrews University visit

Hi Geoff,
I would like to go to St. Andrews. Most evenings & weekends should be ok. If a few dates from Grant can be obtained them I can give you a definite answer.
Darren.
by Darren Henderson
14 Mar 2013, 19:48
Forum: Astronomical Events
Topic: Comet Panstarrs
Replies: 10
Views: 1947

Re: Comet Panstarrs

Managed to get a view glimpses of Comet Panstarrs myself last night through binoculars. It is quiet big with a visable tail. Unfortunately no pictures due to that same black cloud!!
by Darren Henderson
28 Feb 2013, 19:44
Forum: Practical Astronomy
Topic: big thanks to everyone
Replies: 3
Views: 888

Re: big thanks to everyone

I noticed that you had to gently lift the eyepiece up or down then lock it in with the grub screws to achieve a decent focus. If you're still having difficulty bring the scope to the next meeting & you can set it up. This way we can see if you're doing something wrong.
Darren.
by Darren Henderson
12 Jan 2013, 20:50
Forum: Meetings
Topic: Fairmont Stargazing Live Event
Replies: 2
Views: 836

Re: Fairmont Stargazing Live Event

I would like to thank Geoff for organising the Stargazing Live event which was a great success. Thanks must also go to Prof. Ian Morison for his talks, The Fairmont Hotel for hosting this event (hopefully many more), St. Andrews University Students (must take them up on their offer to see their faci...
by Darren Henderson
12 Oct 2012, 17:02
Forum: Meetings
Topic: Fairmont Hotel 2oth October
Replies: 17
Views: 3418

Re: Fairmont Hotel 2oth October

Hi,
I will be going & I'll bring my Celestron 114 EQ telescope & Celestron 15x70 binoculars with a tripod.
I will try to be there about 4.30pm & if anyone needs a lift from the Dunfermline area, leave a message.
Darren.
by Darren Henderson
08 Oct 2012, 16:23
Forum: Meetings
Topic: Fairmont Hotel 2oth October
Replies: 17
Views: 3418

Re: Fairmont Hotel 2oth October

Hi Geoff,

I'm up for going. I will try to be there for 4:30 & if anyone requires a lift from the Dunfermline area leave a message.

Darren.

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