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    Talking Greetings!



    Hi, My names Jon.

    Just looking into Astrophotography a bit really, got given a Nexstar 102 SLT by a very nice ex-work colleague and have been into photography for a number of years. I've been trying to find out what i need to take photos of the moon and stars etc.

    I've got a Canon 60D and i think what i need is a 2" T mount (m42*0.75) extension tube + Canon t ring (item number 130574191617)


    Cheers

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    Hi and welcome to our forums. Nice camera and yup you need a T mount and adapter ring. The extension tube will help with getting focus in the drawtube of the scope.

    Clear Skies

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    Hello Jon, and welcome to the forum !

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    Hi, good to have you on board. Good luck with AP, it's a great challenge. Welcome!

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    Hi Jon and welcome to the forums
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    Thanks for the welcome posts guys

 

 

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