ICEINSPACE
Most Read Articles
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON Waning Crescent
30.5%
The Sun Now
Time Zones
Sydney
1:38 pm
Perth
11:38 am
Auckland
3:38 pm
New York*
11:38 pm
Paris*
5:38 am
GMT
3:38 am




Go Back   IceInSpace > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.10 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Steffen
Forum: General Chat 16-09-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 246
Posted By Steffen
Apparently, team orders are not forbidden. ...

Apparently, team orders are not forbidden.

Cheers
Steffen.
Forum: Observational and Visual Astronomy 14-09-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,439
Posted By Steffen
I nominate Sirius B. Anyone who's seen Alpha CMa...

I nominate Sirius B. Anyone who's seen Alpha CMa B has my respect. At 10 magnitudes fainter than Alpha CMa A and only 10" apart this is a tough one to bag.

Cheers
Steffen.
Forum: General Chat 14-09-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,405
Posted By Steffen
Looks like you had all the wrong gear to start...

Looks like you had all the wrong gear to start with :P

Seriously though, I've been through "what am I doing here" phases several times myself, including the occasional hiatus from observing...
Forum: IceTrade Archives 12-09-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 3
[SOLD] Vixen LV5
Views: 220
Posted By Steffen
Still for sale.

Still for sale.
Forum: IceTrade Archives 12-09-2014, 10:39 PM
Replies: 3
[SOLD] Vixen LV5
Views: 220
Posted By Steffen
Vixen LV5

For sale is a Vixen LV 5mm (Japan) eyepiece.

I bought it about a year ago on IceTrade and have used it quite a bit as my primary double-star eyepiece, but I looked after it and it is in good...
Forum: IceTrade Archives 11-09-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By Steffen
Resent.

Resent.
Forum: IceTrade Archives 10-09-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By Steffen
PM'ed re the 7mm.

PM'ed re the 7mm.
Forum: General Chat 06-09-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 397
Posted By Steffen
I've tried that, also (much stiffer) machine...

I've tried that, also (much stiffer) machine mounting pads – anything that feels the slightest bit squishy between the fingers is going to be too springy under tripod legs with the typical load of...
Forum: Equipment Discussions 06-09-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,319
Posted By Steffen
That's a lot of money for a finder scope... :P;) ...

That's a lot of money for a finder scope... :P;)

Cheers
Steffen.
Forum: Equipment Discussions 05-09-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,319
Posted By Steffen
Everybody always talks about the cool-down times...

Everybody always talks about the cool-down times of Newts and Casses, but at least they're instant-on :)
Forum: Equipment Discussions 05-09-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,319
Posted By Steffen
It never occurred to me to compare the boot times...

It never occurred to me to compare the boot times of refractors... :P
Forum: General Chat 04-09-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 376
Posted By Steffen
Almost certainly. Cheers Steffen.

Almost certainly.

Cheers
Steffen.
Forum: Equipment Discussions 04-09-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By Steffen
Interesting, I don't get any ratchet type sound...

Interesting, I don't get any ratchet type sound or feel. Maybe I should return it after all...?

Cheers
Steffen.
Forum: Star Parties, Club and Community Events 04-09-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 512
Posted By Steffen
Same here. Well done, Alex. Cheers Steffen.

Same here. Well done, Alex.

Cheers
Steffen.
Forum: Equipment Discussions 04-09-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By Steffen
Hi Allan, the Bintel adapters are a different...

Hi Allan,
the Bintel adapters are a different kind of device. The Baader Clicklock I've got is not a 2"-1.25" adapter or extension tube, it is an eyepiece holder with T2 thread on the other end (to...
Forum: Observational and Visual Astronomy 04-09-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By Steffen
Sounds like a really great site! Cheers ...

Sounds like a really great site!

Cheers
Steffen.
Forum: IceTrade Archives 04-09-2014, 01:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 200
Posted By Steffen
MoonLite CF Focuser

For sale is my MoonLite 2" refractor focuser, model CF:

4.5" travel standard draw tube
1.5" dual-rate tri-knob with shaft lock
StellarVue 70ED flange with dual finder mounts
colour is black...
Forum: Observational and Visual Astronomy 03-09-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By Steffen
That looks fantastic! Looks like there is no...

That looks fantastic! Looks like there is no light pollution anywhere near that spot. What is the dew like at this place?

Interesting comment you make about splitting doubles. I find that my...
Forum: Equipment Discussions 03-09-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By Steffen
Question Baader Clicklock eyepiece holder

Hi all,
I recently bought a 1.25" Baader Clicklock eyepiece holder. It is the current version without the handle that looks like a lock screw, this one:
...
Forum: General Chat 03-09-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,427
Posted By Steffen
Are we generous enough to count "Until the end of...

Are we generous enough to count "Until the end of the World"?

Cheers
Steffen.
Forum: General Chat 02-09-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 552
Posted By Steffen
Be careful with that stuff, it's one of the most...

Be careful with that stuff, it's one of the most dangerous substances on the planet: http://www.dhmo.org/facts.html
;)

Cheers
Steffen.
Forum: IceTrade Archives 02-09-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 80
Posted By Steffen
PM sent.

PM sent.
Forum: General Chat 01-09-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 327
Posted By Steffen
No, but make a Genius Bar appointment for prompt...

No, but make a Genius Bar appointment for prompt service ;)
Forum: General Chat 01-09-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 327
Posted By Steffen
Wrong on all accounts. They want you to be happy...

Wrong on all accounts. They want you to be happy with your phone, hence the replacement programme. Batteries get weaker over time because of, you know, physics, and they will replace the dodgy ones...
Forum: General Chat 31-08-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 552
Posted By Steffen
Agreed on all accounts :thumbsup: However,...

Agreed on all accounts :thumbsup:

However, given the our of the day, my drink is currently a macchiato from 50% Ethiopia Gambella and 50% India Elephant Hill.

Cheers
Steffen.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +10. The time is now 01:38 PM.

Powered by vBulletin Version 3.8.7 | Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertisement
OzScopes Authorised Dealer
Advertisement
AS&T October 2014
Advertisement
Astronomy Alive
Advertisement
Bintel
Advertisement
FLI Cameras and Imaging Accessories
Advertisement
ZWO Cameras at Optics Central
Advertisement
Astronomy and Electronics Centre
Advertisement
Advertisement
10x IceInSpace Stickers