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    Hello, My name's Martyn, I've always had a passion for astronomy and have been the proud owner of a Meade LX10 for 15 years. Having a bit more time as I'm now retired I hope to invest in an LX200 to enjoy its features and try a bit of astrophotography. Ill probably be asking for advice before too lomg.

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    hi martyn and welcome to the forums.
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    Welcome to the forum and retirement.
    Clear Skies

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    Welcome to the group and the forum. Clear skies and good viewing!
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    Welcome to the forum
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    Welcome to the forum, Martyn !

    Clear skies


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    Hi there Martyn & welcome!
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    Welcome to the forum Martyn.
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    you own, or its quality. Just get out under the night sky, and enjoy God's wondrous universe." --Thomas M. Back, 1957-2007
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    to the forum!
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