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File - Talking Telescopes Policy Statement

TT Policy Statement (Revised September 14, 2004) As a reminder of this group's desire to encourage all of its members to participate in a friendly and informed
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12:46 AM
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140908

File - Know it all

The moderators encourage all members of Talking Telescopes to discuss all aspects of amateur telescopes and related equipment in an open, friendly manner in
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Aug 30
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140909

File - TT reminders

Just a quick reminder about the many other features available to all members of Talking Telescopes. In addition to the message board, you are invited to look
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Aug 30
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140907

Laser Star Pointers?

This is so cool, the XT10 thread showed participation, sharing information and experience, and helped a member solve a problem he was having! That is so
jdbraddy
Aug 18
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140905

File - Know it all

The moderators encourage all members of Talking Telescopes to discuss all aspects of amateur telescopes and related equipment in an open, friendly manner in
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Aug 16
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140906

File - TT reminders

Just a quick reminder about the many other features available to all members of Talking Telescopes. In addition to the message board, you are invited to look
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Aug 16
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140904

Re: orion xt10 issue

That is great new Gary. Enjoy your time under the stars. Clear skies, Kevin Dixon www.magnificentheavens.com From: mailto:telescopes@yahoogroups.com Sent:
Kevin
Aug 10
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140903

Re: orion xt10 issue

success! i took the scope out last nite after loosening the screws on the clips and had perfect pinpoint star images! dennis, you were right on! thanks all.
Gary Miller
Aug 10
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140902

Re: orion xt10 issue

What Julian said will give you the absolute correct collimation, bar any other method period. The best Star to do this on if your in the Northern Hemisphere
mr_mpwhite
Aug 9
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140901

Re: orion xt10 issue

What Dennis says, sounds correct. You can easily check this by doing a simple star test. First find a bright star, say first magnitude, and center it in the
Julian Shull
Aug 9
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140900

Re: orion xt10 issue

Aye Gary, Yes it will return to its original shape / figure. We are talking about something like 100,000 of a inch that it bends / miss shapes, that's why on
mr_mpwhite
Aug 9
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140899

Re: orion xt10 issue

thanks dennis. i think that may be the cause. i cleaned the mirror this morning before i saw your post. after reading it i removed the mirror cell and loosened
Gary Miller
Aug 9
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140898

Re: orion xt10 issue

On 2015-08-09 9:47 AM, Gary Miller garymiller7@... ... Cleaning the primary will have no effect on double images. Before doing this, try loosening
Geoff Gaherty
Aug 9
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140897

Re: orion xt10 issue

outdoors! i woke up at 3 am last nite and set up on my deck. i wanted to try to increasing the focal length by pulling my extender (i need it for my tv ep's)
Gary Miller
Aug 9
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140896

Re: orion xt10 issue

... i haven't had much participation with this group, but perhaps this is the place to get help with my xt10. i had it out last night for the first time since
tallchip1
Aug 9
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