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    Hello my name is Joey I live in Porterville CA I've been interested in astronomy or a while but have finally within the last 3 months have gotten a Telescope. I started off with a Celestron Astromaster 114EQ, I have been doing some sky searching whenever the weather permits and I have been enjoying it allot. Cant wait to upgrade to a larger scope.

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    Welcome to the forum Joey. Let us know if we can be of any help. Check out the beginners forum for a lot of information in general. May be some stuff there you can use.

    Clear skies to ya
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    Hello and welcome to the forums joey...
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    Welcome to the forum and clear skies!
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    Welcome to the forums!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Joey0053 View Post
    Hello my name is Joey I live in Porterville CA I've been interested in astronomy or a while but have finally within the last 3 months have gotten a Telescope. I started off with a Celestron Astromaster 114EQ, I have been doing some sky searching whenever the weather permits and I have been enjoying it allot. Cant wait to upgrade to a larger scope.
    Welcome to the forum. There's a lot you can do with that scope, so don't be in too big of a hurry to "upgrade."

    Have fun.
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    Thanks for all the friendly welcomes, I look forward to searching the skies with you all.

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    Hi and welcome to our forums Joey.

    Clear Skies

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