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    Default Re: Greetings



    Welcome to the forum Jon and back to observing! Yeah, a 10" Dob is a decent size for portability! Clear skies and have fun!
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    Default Re: Greetings

    Hello Jon! Welcome to the Forum. Would love to hear more details about the 60" Cass!! What? Where? When? Thanks.

    Dave
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    Welcome back to the hobby and welcome to the forum.
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    Default Re: Greetings

    Welcome to the forum!
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    Hi and welcome to the forum!

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    Default Re: Greetings

    Hi Jon and Welcome Aboard. You've made a good decision to buy a 10" - not too big, not too small.
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    Hi Jon and welcome to the forum and back into the hobby. Nice scope you got there. Welcome aboard.
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    Default Re: Greetings

    Hi Jon. A very nice introduction from you. And, congratulations on the new10" Dob telescope. You should have some great views with this instrument. Welcome to the forum Jon, and back into the astronomy hobby.
    - Marshall

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