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    Default And another one on the Zob train



    Well, I just pulled he trigger on a Zhummel Z10 tonight.
    Should have it in about a week or 2. SHould be a nice upgrade from the XT6.
    Also with it I ordered a Telrad, and Celestron Power pack, and from agenaastro.com I ordered some Dew Control Items.

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    That going from 25 to 75 sq inches of light gathering - so I guess it will be better than a kick in the pants
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    I got my Z10 last week, I have really been enjoying it. You'll love it. Congrats on the new glass.
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    Congrats on the scope. You'll see some great things with it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jenniferchristine View Post
    That going from 25 to 75 sq inches of light gathering - so I guess it will be better than a kick in the pants
    Yup! Thats 3times the awesome!

    I may get my kick in the pants too.......when the bill comes!

    Shhh.....the wife is headed this way!..."What you say dear?"
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    Everything Shipped out today! Now I'll just sit by the door and wait...........and wait.....
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    A new Z10! Now that's an awesome view All aboard!

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    congrats on the new glass.
    so that's why i'm having all this bad weather!!!lol.
    funny how the zobs are so popular in the states.
    skywatcher dobs tend to be the most popular brand here.
    i assume it's down to what's available.
    you're gonna love that light bucket.
    clear skies,
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    Well, Got the Dew heater stuff today from agena-astro, the scope should be here on Tuesday! Then Next Saturday Night will be First Light!
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