2017-08-08

Power Tank

Well my Celestron Power Tank is Resurrected ......it is no longer a Norwegian Fijord Blue....

2017-05-21

Getting ready to record the May Episode of Comet Watch (an Astronomy.fm original show) With Neil Norman and our Guest Trygve Prestgard. Mary McIntyre can't be with us this month, and we hope she will be back with us Next Month....

2017-05-08

A favourite Lunar subject of mine Moon Rilles   The Sky At Night - 1985 May, In which Patrick Moore  talks about his favourite subject, the Moon, with Dr Lionel Wilson.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CmYxPRrVULI
Went after C2014 B1 Schwartz but  I think wind  hit the scope as the image was taken so have rescheduled for tonight @ 22.50 GMT/UTC 
 

2017-05-07

Well I made the May BAA Lunar section news letter for Observations received this month a first for me.
On the Obsie front I have ordered my all sky camera from Astro Video Camera 
http://www.astro-video-cameras.co.uk/products/all_sky_camera/all_sky.html
So i should have that up and running soon......

2017-04-08

This Mornings Imaging run before leaving for work, 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak and C/2015 V2 (Johnson) on iTelescope t3 Mayhill New Mexico

Lunar

Well looks like two of my lunar images will be in the BAA Lunar Circular...

2017-04-07

iTelespope

Well started subscribing to iTelespope again ......

2017-04-01

Desk reshuffle

Well reshuffled my desk again. The new to me Yeasu FT-101EE is now uncrated and in place on my desk...... Just need some coax,an antenna and a mike.

2017-03-31

Ok so now ...

Well i have the blogger app on my phone.....will see how this go's

New Radio

Ok  I have had a new radio to me arrive at my QTH - a FT-101EE. So I am looking forward to learning Pi tank tuning and having the transceiver in the warm room eventually.