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    Default Fellow Astronomers!



    Good morning everyone. Recently for my birthday I was bought a Celestron Telescope Astromaster 130EQ. I have used it a few times and I'm loving it already there is a few questions that I have which I'll be sure to ask later. I just want to say 'hello' and introduce myself. :-)

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    Well hello - Numb?
    I expect being at a dentist can be traumatising -
    Are you numb?
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    Ouch
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    /wide field scope. 10x10 shed with dome. Sky watcher sky adventurer mount.

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    I guess I set myself up for that one :-/.

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    Welcome to the forum Numb, and thanks for joining us here at AF.

    Jim
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    I'm enjoying learning the sky by star hopping; just charts, my binoculars, and my Dob!

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    Welcome to the forum and clear skies!
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