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    Default Hello from Oakville



    i’m new to this forum.

    Are there any others from the Oakville ON Canada area out there?
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    Default Re: Hello from Oakville

    Hello and welcome to the forums
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    Default Re: Hello from Oakville

    Welcome to the forum and thanks for joining us!

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    Default Re: Hello from Oakville

    Hi and welcome to the forum.
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    Default Re: Hello from Oakville

    Hello, and welcome aboard!
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    Default Re: Hello from Oakville

    Hi samierullo. It's always exciting to have a new member aboard with us. Welcome to the forum samierullo, and the best of wishes on your astronomy hobby adventures.
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    Default Re: Hello from Oakville

    Welcome aboard thanks for joining us
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    Default Re: Hello from Oakville

    Welcome from Peterborough, ON.

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    Hi and welcome to the forums!
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    Default Re: Hello from Oakville

    Hello and welcome to the Forum!

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