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    Okay, thank you for the advice skaven. Your article helped a lot.
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    Default Re: A Treatise on Optimizing Planetary Views

    Excellent treatise, going into my notebook to help the people that ask me about getting started in astronomy.

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    Default Re: A Treatise on Optimizing Planetary Views

    What an excellent post! There is more information in here than any website. Kudos to you for putting this together, it will help lots of folks.
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    Thank You for the wonderful article. It reminded me of some well-founded home truths that get thrown out the window frequently when the aperture fever takes hold! a fotnight ago I got my old modest, 1981 orange C8 collimated finally and was astounded with with the 24 craters I counted on Plato recently, a wonderful sight to behold which put a big smile on face, reminding me of what a great hobby we share!
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    Thank you for this. You have answered about a dozen questions i had.

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    Default Re: A Treatise on Optimizing Planetary Views

    Neat! This Treatise has been linked to from this excellent beginner's guide by Eyes On The Sky.com: Eyes On The Sky > Blog - The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Telescopes and Amateur Astronomy
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    Default Re: A Treatise on Optimizing Planetary Views

    I should note that the June 2014 issue of Sky & Telescope includes an article about star-testing your telescope. A must-read for those interested in maximizing their planetary observations!

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    Default Re: A Treatise on Optimizing Planetary Views

    hi
    wow this is what a call a report
    ce job

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    Default Re: A Treatise on Optimizing Planetary Views

    Very informative, thanks for putting this together

 

 
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