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

    All the best,

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    Hi Tyler, and welcome here to the Forum!

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    Mount: Explore Scientific Twilight I tripod w/ Celestron NexStar GT mount
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    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

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    Hello Tyler and welcome to the forum!
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    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

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    Hello, Tyler! Welcome to the forum!
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    Welcome aboard thanks for joining us

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    Hello Tyler! Welcome to AF!

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    Scopes: Apertura AD12 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; iOptron MC90 f/13.3; Orion ST80A f/5; Celestron Premium 80 f/11.4; Celestron C80 f/11.4; Meade NG60 f/10
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    Binoculars: Pentax PCF WP II 10×50, Bresser Corvette 10×50, Bresser Hunter 16×50 and 8×40, Garrett Gemini 12×60 LW, Gordon 10×50, Apogee 20×100

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    Welcome abaord clear skies and good hunting for the equipment you desire too....
    Celestron 4 1/2 114 mm Newtonian Telescope 910 F/L GT Mount AKA Frankenscope.
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