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    Default What Big Brown did for me. New ATS Pier.



    Been looking at the ATS portable piers for a while and finally pulled the trigger. I found a good deal on one with the upgraded paint and clear coat. These things are sweet, workmanship, quality are awesome. I set it up last night to do some imaging and it's rock solid. I have adapter plates so I can use by EQ6 or Sirius mount on it. Also the adapters for Mach one and AP mounts(hope to have something new setting on it soon) If anyone out there is considering a portable pier, ATS is very nice.

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    Wow, that is a beauty... congratulations. did the guard dog come with it? What is the something new to put on it? I secretly want one of these, oops! not secret anymore!

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    Thanks Jim, My buddy there will not leave my sight.

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    Jim, he had his eye this guy. Drives him up a wall, they just stand there and stare at him.

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    Nice pier. Congrats.
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    nice garden ornament (the one with the antlers!)
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    nice garden ornament (the one with the antlers!)
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    Nice antlers! How's the scope track on'em? Heck of a Garden Ornament! Nice mount! Congrats!
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