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    The stars are oblong in the RA direction, which means that your PA is good enough. Maybe try weighing your scope East heavy. Try different settings and check your subs until the stars are round.
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    Woooohhhahahahahahahaaaaaaaaaaa(Evil laughter) - gotta say, that’s a great capture! Nice colours in the nebula and nice star colours too!
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    Very nice, Bryan! Your AP skills are getting better every day.
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    Very nice detail and color in the crab Brian. Well done!
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    Looks good Bryan, way better than I have ever captured it. Keep up the good work, I can almost sense Gabby gettin' closer to the rabbit hole!
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    Looks great! Well done, Bryan!
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    I really like that one Bryan. Truly now, you have gone over to the dark side
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    ST80's make decent guide scope. Kind of overkill but they work.
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    Really nice. A lot of great color & detail in this one!

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    Thanks a bunch, everybody!

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    Looks good Bryan, way better than I have ever captured it. Keep up the good work, I can almost sense Gabby gettin' closer to the rabbit hole!
    Hell will have frozen over, been bulldozed, paved, and had a shopping center and used car lot built on it before Gabby gets close to the rabbit hole.
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