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by pedro
Wed Mar 03, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210303) | 2 ARs LUNT152
Replies: 8
Views: 85

Re: Today's SUN (20210303) | 2 ARs LUNT152

Thanks Alexandra & Maurits

Best regards and keep safe
by pedro
Wed Mar 03, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210303) | 2 ARs LUNT152
Replies: 8
Views: 85

Today's SUN (20210303) | 2 ARs LUNT152

Today's SUN (20210303) | 2 ARs LUNT152 WEB LINK: http://pedroreastrophotography.com/sun_h_alpha_2021-03.html https://youtu.be/YVH4bwBkMBE Solar imaging session (20210303) | Pedro RE' TV101, LUNT60, LUNT152 GS3-U3-28S4M, Takahashi EM-400 http://pedroreastrophotography.com/ http://pedroreastrophotogra...
by pedro
Tue Mar 02, 2021 5:03 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight
Replies: 15
Views: 223

Re: Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight

They are available but you have to pay...
by pedro
Tue Mar 02, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight
Replies: 15
Views: 223

Re: Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight

I will buy one if I can find a good pre-Meade etalon and try it first.
by pedro
Tue Mar 02, 2021 3:26 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Partial and full disc views from the 26th
Replies: 8
Views: 71

Re: Partial and full disc views from the 26th

great images with the LUNT100
by pedro
Tue Mar 02, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight
Replies: 15
Views: 223

Re: Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight

Thanks Brian & Alexandra

Yes, I was thinking of buying another SM90 too...

I adds some weight but the Taka EM400 is very sturdy
by pedro
Mon Mar 01, 2021 7:48 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight
Replies: 15
Views: 223

Re: Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight

Thanks Mark

I used this combo visually with a TMB100 f/8 a few months ago. It seems to work fine although I'm restricted to 60 mm aperture...
by pedro
Mon Mar 01, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight
Replies: 15
Views: 223

Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight

Today's SUN (20210301) | SM90II - not just a paperweight The SM90II/SM60 combo seems to be working fine. Not easy to adjust the two etalons though WEB LINK: http://pedroreastrophotography.com/sun_h_alpha_2021-03.html https://youtu.be/NixxyFh5lds Solar imaging session (20210301) | Pedro RE' LUNT60, J...
by pedro
Mon Mar 01, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Fun in the Sun on Monday 1st March 2021
Replies: 20
Views: 166

Re: Fun in the Sun on Monday 1st March 2021

Fantastic images Alexandra

The solarscope filters and just great
by pedro
Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:42 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: White Light Herschel/Solar Wedges
Replies: 32
Views: 215

Re: White Light Herschel/Solar Wedges

You're right James

The 4 and 3mm eyepieces are very difficult to use. The 3mm is very rare, only a few were made
by pedro
Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210228) | GOOD seeing
Replies: 8
Views: 142

Re: Today's SUN (20210228) | GOOD seeing

Thanks James
by pedro
Sun Feb 28, 2021 7:19 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210228) | GOOD seeing
Replies: 8
Views: 142

Re: Today's SUN (20210228) | GOOD seeing

Thanks Mark

I had some newton rings though. I get more rings with the LUNT152/BF30 combo
by pedro
Sun Feb 28, 2021 5:27 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar observation with two old (XIX/early XX century) refractors
Replies: 18
Views: 176

Re: Solar observation with two old (XIX/early XX century) refractors

Thanks Rich

I also talked to D. Fuller several times over the years when I was in London. The shop (Telescope House) in Farringdon Road was great

best regards
by pedro
Sun Feb 28, 2021 5:25 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: White Light Herschel/Solar Wedges
Replies: 32
Views: 215

Re: White Light Herschel/Solar Wedges

Thanks Raf

Ciao
by pedro
Sun Feb 28, 2021 4:22 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: New Setup, New Pier 26th February
Replies: 32
Views: 259

Re: New Setup, New Pier 26th February

Great setup Mark and great images as well with the double stack Coronado 90
by pedro
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:54 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210228) | GOOD seeing
Replies: 8
Views: 142

Re: Today's SUN (20210228) | GOOD seeing

Thanks Dan & Marty
by pedro
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:31 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20210228) | GOOD seeing
Replies: 8
Views: 142

Today's SUN (20210228) | GOOD seeing

Today's SUN (20210228) | GOOD seeing WEB LINK: http://pedroreastrophotography.com/sun_h_alpha_2021-02.html https://youtu.be/YhOKMbB4rdI Solar imaging session (20210228) | Pedro RE' TV101, LUNT60, LUNT152 GS3-U3-28S4M, Takahashi EM-400 http://pedroreastrophotography.com/ https://youtu.be/QZJhMQcSLH0 ...
by pedro
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: White Light Herschel/Solar Wedges
Replies: 32
Views: 215

Re: White Light Herschel/Solar Wedges

Thanks again Brian
by pedro
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar observation with two old (XIX/early XX century) refractors
Replies: 18
Views: 176

Re: Solar observation with two old (XIX/early XX century) refractors

Thanks Brian

I love these old brass refractors