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    Hi all.

    I live in Auckland New Zealand and have always had a bit of an interest in astronomy.

    I have in the last year or so purchased a Skywatcher 10 inch Dob (solid tube) and have a Skywatcher zoom (8-24 I think) as well as a 2 inch GSO superview which I have based at my place at the baeach a little north of Auckland (darker skies). I also have a loan of a 114 x 500mm Skywatcher Newtonian hich I use at home on the odd occasion that I get time.

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    hi johnny and welcome to A.F.
    here's betting you get some fantastic views
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