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    Hi I'm looking forward to learning as much as I can from all your good advice, and hopefully helping to contribute where and when I'm able. I'm waiting for some clear skies here in CT., as it seems I'm getting more reading in than observing.

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    Now what stupid advice can I suck you in with.....
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    Welcome to the forum and clear skies to you!
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    Welcome. Looking forward to reading your next observing report.

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    Hello and welcome. This is a great place to learn.
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    Hi Kevin.

    Welcome to the forum!

    Be sure to read through the 'stickies' at the top of each forum section. Lots of great information.
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