Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 17
Like Tree2Likes

Thread: hello all

  1. #1
    Tylerbo's Avatar
    Tylerbo is offline Main Sequence
    Points: 500, Level: 9
    Level completed: 50%, Points required for next Level: 50
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!5 Threads Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!
    Join Date
    Nov 2018
    Location
    Springdale arkansas
    Posts
    65
    Points
    500
    Level
    9
    Thanks
    19
    Thanked 12x 5 Posts

    Default hello all



    Hello all my name is Tyler Bowman I'm part on my society club here in town I'm looking into getting my feet wet in astrophotography. I started this wonderful journey back this july on my sons birthday he go a cheap'o celestron 70mm AZ which lasted a whole month before I got a bresser exos 1 mount along with a Celestron sct 6 inch which I noticed a significant difference within the quality. Now I have a orion st 120 which has CA but I don't care its a great little scope I have only 3 eyepieces which is a MEADE 5000 hd-60 18mm, EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC 28/68 AND A 6.7 82 and 1CELESTRON ULTIMA SERIES barlow. Now I'm on the look out for a GOTO mount and cheers fellows, cant wait to hear from yall
    helicon64 and Makuser like this.

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to Tylerbo For This Useful Post:

    helicon64 (11-05-2018)

  3. #2
    TheFatKitty's Avatar
    TheFatKitty is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 35,090, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!365 Days+ Registered Achievement!5 Threads Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!
    Join Date
    May 2015
    Location
    TO, Canada
    Posts
    2,825
    Points
    35,090
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    1,911
    Thanked 1,724x 1,036 Posts

    Default Re: hello all

    Hi Tyler, welcome to the forum! Nice intro and scopes; and good luck with the AP journey

    All the best,

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    Mark
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.


    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    10" Dob, SLT102, C80-HD, Vixen-made C80
    Towa Glass: Sears 6331, 'Towatron' 60mm f/7, Jason 80mm f/15
    1961 Tasco 12TE 60mm, 1969 11TE-5 4.5". And a Canon T3 (1100D)

    TheFatKitty.Com
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    NCC-1701.Ca


  4. The Following User Says Thank You to TheFatKitty For This Useful Post:

    Tylerbo (11-06-2018)

  5. #3
    spereira's Avatar
    spereira is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 11,437, Level: 73
    Level completed: 96%, Points required for next Level: 13
    Overall activity: 27.0%
    Achievements:
    First 1000 Experience Points365 Days+ Registered Achievement!750 Days+ Registered Achievement!1000 Days+ Registered Achievement!3 Years + Achievement
    Join Date
    Oct 2014
    Location
    Bedford, NH, USA
    Posts
    2,122
    Points
    11,437
    Level
    73
    Thanks
    478
    Thanked 374x 347 Posts

    Default Re: hello all

    Hi Tyler, and welcome here to the Forum!

    smp
    Stephen
    - - - - - -

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    :
    Tele Vue TV-85
    Solar: Daystar Quark (chromosphere)
    Mount: Explore Scientific Twilight I tripod w/
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    GT mount
    Local Club: New Hampshire Astronomical Society

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

  6. The Following User Says Thank You to spereira For This Useful Post:

    Tylerbo (11-06-2018)

  7. #4
    Gabby76's Avatar
    Gabby76 is offline Super Moderator
    Points: 73,487, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!Gallery Achievement!Album Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!
    Awards:
    Hyperactive Geek - Silver 2rst place for Activity!
    Join Date
    Jan 2016
    Location
    Live: Slovakia Work: Canada
    Posts
    17,105
    Points
    73,487
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    2,901
    Thanked 5,354x 4,521 Posts
    Blog Entries
    4

    Default Re: hello all

    Hello and welcome to the forums
    Refractors: Antares 105 f/15, Bresser 102XL f/13.2, Celestron 102 f/6.5, 2-150 f/8, Stellarvue NHNG 80 f/6.9, TAL 100RS f/10, TS 102 f/11, Vixen SD115s f/7.7
    Mounts: Manfrotto 028B/ 055PRO, Celestron SLT, Celestron CG-5/ Argo Navis, Stellarvue M2C, Vixen SXP Binoculars: Celestron Eyepieces: A-Z

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

    The weakest link in the optical chain is the large nut located directly behind the
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    / camera. - Gabrielle

    Ya gotta keep this Apo/
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    thing in some balance of perspective. Apos are awesome, but long focus Achros aren't that far behind them - Siriusandthepup (CN)

    Refractors kick arse precisely because they don't hide behind excuses. That is, they have no obstructions to hide behind.

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

  8. The Following User Says Thank You to Gabby76 For This Useful Post:

    Tylerbo (11-06-2018)

  9. #5
    helicon64's Avatar
    helicon64 is online now Indy the cat
    Points: 127,440, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 85.0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!Ghost Achievement! Averaging 5+ posts a day!200+ Posts Achievement!
    Awards:
    Most Friends Award!
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Berkeley, CA
    Posts
    21,559
    Points
    127,440
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    22,488
    Thanked 6,487x 5,127 Posts

    Default Re: hello all

    Hello Tyler and welcome to the forum!
    Michael
    Obsession 18" f/4.2, Zhumell Z10 f/4.9, ES AR 152 refractor f/6.5, Celestron Skymaster 15x70's , Bushnell 10x50's
    9x50mm RACI finder, Telrad, Rigel Quickfinder, 30mm Erfle, 9mm Plossl, and full line of ES eyepieces
    Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is Limited. Imagination Circles the World... A. Einstein


  10. The Following User Says Thank You to helicon64 For This Useful Post:

    Tylerbo (11-06-2018)

  11. #6
    Tylerbo's Avatar
    Tylerbo is offline Main Sequence
    Points: 500, Level: 9
    Level completed: 50%, Points required for next Level: 50
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!5 Threads Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!
    Join Date
    Nov 2018
    Location
    Springdale arkansas
    Posts
    65
    Points
    500
    Level
    9
    Thanks
    19
    Thanked 12x 5 Posts

    Default Re: hello all

    thanks for the welcome guys I cant wait to see what unfolds here on the site and the knowledge that you guys have in store for me

  12. #7
    SpyderwerX's Avatar
    SpyderwerX is offline Neutron Sequence
    Points: 20,964, Level: 99
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 36
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!5 Threads Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!200+ Posts Achievement!
    Join Date
    Jan 2015
    Location
    upstate SC
    Posts
    4,019
    Points
    20,964
    Level
    99
    Thanks
    1,668
    Thanked 1,130x 899 Posts

    Default Re: hello all

    Hello, Tyler! Welcome to the forum!
    ~Frankie~ My mind: Always on...Slightly off.
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

    Celestron CPC1100 SCT....Edge HD 8" + AVX...
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    Atlas EQ-G (EQ6) +
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    180 Mak or SkyWatcher ST150
    OTA's: SkyWatcher Pro-ED 100...Orion ST80...Selsi 80mm f/15 frac
    EPs: TeleVue (NJ) Plossls: 7.4--55... Various TeleVue Naglers: + 3-6 zoom...TeleVue (NJ) Widefields...volcano top (T) Orthos & Kellners...Leitz Periplans...TeleVue, Astronomik, Lumicon & Baader filters..

  13. The Following User Says Thank You to SpyderwerX For This Useful Post:

    Tylerbo (11-06-2018)

  14. #8
    Ylem's Avatar
    Ylem is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 8,620, Level: 64
    Level completed: 57%, Points required for next Level: 130
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!5 Threads Achievement!200+ Posts Achievement!
    Join Date
    Nov 2015
    Location
    Monroe, NC
    Posts
    2,019
    Points
    8,620
    Level
    64
    Thanks
    160
    Thanked 275x 258 Posts

    Default Re: hello all

    Welcome aboard thanks for joining us

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    Jeff

    - Sent from my Commodore 64

    C90, 127Apex, Celestar, Meade 626,
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    ST80, C8, C6, and now a C5
    I think these Cats are breeding.

  15. The Following User Says Thank You to Ylem For This Useful Post:

    Tylerbo (11-06-2018)

  16. #9
    bladekeeper's Avatar
    bladekeeper is offline Super Moderator
    Points: 288,216, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 100.0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!5 Threads Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!200+ Posts Achievement!
    Awards:
    Activity Award
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Location
    Lowell, Arkansas, USA
    Posts
    37,131
    Points
    288,216
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    27,766
    Thanked 16,865x 11,507 Posts

    Default Re: hello all

    Hello Tyler! Welcome to AF!

    Bryan

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    :

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    f/5; Celestron C6-R f/8; ES AR127 f/6.4; ES AR127 f/9.4; Stellarvue SV102T f/7; ES AR102 f/9.8;
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    MC90 f/13.3;
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    ST80A f/5; Celestron Premium 80 f/11.4; Celestron C80 f/11.4; Meade NG60 f/10
    Mounts: Celestron AVX; Bresser EXOS-2; ES Twilight I; ES Twilight II; iOptron Cube-G; AZ3/wood tripod; Vixen
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

    Eyepieces:
    GSO Super Plössl 40mm, 32mm, 15mm, 9mm; ES 82° Series; GSO Superview 30mm; Celestron Plössl 26mm, 20mm; ES 70° 25mm; ES Plössl 25mm; Vite Aspheric 23mm, 10mm, 4mm; Orion Expanse 20mm, 9mm; KK Ortho 18mm, 12.5mm; Bresser 70° 15mm; Coulter Optical 12.5mm; BCO 10mm; ES 62° 9mm; Zhumell Z Series 5mm
    Binoculars: Pentax PCF WP II 10×50, Bresser Corvette 10×50, Bresser Hunter 16×50 and 8×40, Garrett
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    12×60 LW, Gordon 10×50, Apogee 20×100


    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    .

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

  17. The Following User Says Thank You to bladekeeper For This Useful Post:

    Tylerbo (11-06-2018)

  18. #10
    dagadget's Avatar
    dagadget is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 12,817, Level: 78
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 283
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!200+ Posts Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points
    Join Date
    Aug 2016
    Location
    Avon Park, Florida
    Posts
    2,632
    Points
    12,817
    Level
    78
    Thanks
    864
    Thanked 603x 561 Posts

    Default Re: hello all

    Welcome abaord clear skies and good hunting for the equipment you desire too....
    Astro-Tech AT 152EDT CGEM II Mount AKA FracZilla
    Celestron CPC 1100 GPS AKA Cloudzilla
    Home Made 8 inch Newtonian Reflector on Rocker Box AKA Scopezilla
    Celestron 4 1/2 114 mm Newtonian
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    910 F/L GT Mount AKA Frankenscope.
    AVX Mount. TS Supercharge Bino Viewer.

    David

 

 
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.2.0
Powered by vBulletin®
All times are GMT. The time now is 07:30 AM.