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Re: Reflejos en FSQ106N

Hello again Thanks for your help on this problem. Your opinions and questions are welcome. I answer the questions: 1. I have a filter wheel just before a Atik
edukido
12:48 AM
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Brian Clements
3:32 PM
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63151

Re: Reflejos en FSQ106N

Indeed it is common, but I thought it came from defraction effects in the CCD sensor rather than the optics. On bright stars I get small 4 pointed stars. Mike
Michael Oates
Mar 30
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63150

Re: Reflejos en FSQ106N

Eduard, It is quite common to see a reflection caused by a bright star in refractor optics. In my experience these are generally blue and similar to what you
Paul Homer
Mar 30
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63149

FSQ85 offset plate hole pattern

Wondering if anyone can point me in the right direction to find dimensions of the hole pattern in a FSQ85 offset plate? I'm hoping to find a direct bolt on DUP
plav1959
Mar 29
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63148

Re: Reflejos en FSQ106N

Image of problem: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/44898523/astronomia/HDR3_clone4.jpg
edukido
Mar 29
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63147

Reflejos en FSQ106N

Hello, friends. I have a FSQ106N I bought used a few months ago. I have made several photographs of deep sky since. With loudly Orion, point to Alnitak for
edukido
Mar 29
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63146

Re: Collimating a TOA130 [new unit]

Thanks everyone for the replies. I received the information on which of the 6 screws I should only used, and proceeded to make adjustment. Before proceeding I
steven_m0hr
Mar 28
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63145

Re: Collimating a TOA130 [new unit]

If you have a Tak collimation scope, just redo the collimation. The screws are just push/pull adjustments, nothing magic about them. They just move the lens
erdmanpe
Mar 28
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63144

Re: Collimating a TOA130 [new unit]

Steven, You mentioned it is a new telescope so it should be under warranty. It is difficult to figure out how bright new Tac can show such an error as they are
Miroslav Kalinaj
Mar 28
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63143

Re: Collimating a TOA130 [new unit]

I do own a TOA130, but have no experience in collimating the scope. But Fred Garcia at LSS in Houston has helped me numerous times with various Tak issues.
iron_genny
Mar 28
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63142

Collimating a TOA130 [new unit]

Hello group, I have a new TOA-130 purchased from the Australian Tak dealer. For the month of having the scope I have been trouble shooting what I thought were
steven_m0hr
Mar 27
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63141

Tak TOA130 with Mallincams

Wondering if there are Mallicam users who could advise on the need/benefit of reducers on the TOA130 and which one(s)? thanks Wayne
wayneh9026
Mar 26
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63139

Good one George

Hi George, Good to hear you are back in business. I too have an EM200, with a TOA130. Best Regards, Wayne.
Wayne
Mar 24
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63138

Re: George, it's Whitworth!

The bolt (1/2" 12 tpi British Whitworth) arrived today and it definitely fits the thread on the base of my EM200T2M mount. The one I got is 1.5" long and is
iron_genny
Mar 23
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