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    Default Hi From France



    I use to live in the UK but decided to retire to France as the weather is a bit better, the wine cheaper and the food is great, snails and frog legs included.
    I have always been interested in astronomy as during my youth Neil Armstrong walked on the moon and as a result astronomy has been in my blood ever since. Like everyone else I started with some reflectors home made and the results was not great but somebody always managed to come along and help me out. Astronomer are a great bunch of people and are ready to help at a drop of a hat. I have been called some funny names but the local astro shop in London (Broadhurst and fullerscope) but the owner then was there to help and I am sure didn't make much money from me but he helped whenever I needed help and that was often.
    My equipment not is an AP900Gto with a TS 130 apo and 2 Moravian ccd cameras. I have also just received an QHY165C for testing and the results so far are pretty impressive.
    I will post an image of the horsehead taken with it a few nights ago.
    I am looking forward in participating in the forum and getting help from the members.
    Clear skies.
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    Default Re: Hi From France

    Hi and welcome to the forums Vince!

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    Hello Vince. Welcome to the forum. Clear skies.
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    Default Re: Hi From France

    Hello Vince! Welcome to the forum and thanks for the nice intro!

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    Hello Vince, and welcome!

    Going to France for retirenment, that's the right decission.
    Enjoy your membership in the AF, and clear skies, and glass full with clear wines,

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    Hello Vince and Welcome to the Forum! Enjoy the vino!
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    Hello Vince! Welcome to the Forum!! Great scope...and setup

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    Hello ! and bienvenue en France
    Quote Originally Posted by froggy10 View Post
    I use to live in the UK but decided to retire to France as the weather is a bit better, the wine cheaper and the food is great, snails and frog legs included.
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    and (lot of) cheeses !
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    Hi and welcome to the forum, Vince!

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    Welcome to the forums Vince!
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