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Forum: Equipment Discussions Today, 08:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 344
Posted By ZeroID
I see quite a few cheap EQ5's & 6's not to...

I see quite a few cheap EQ5's & 6's not to mention other brands suddenly appearing on the second hand market. ;)

Nice, really, really nice ....
Forum: Beginners Equipment Discussions Today, 07:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 354
Posted By ZeroID
My GSO Super View 25mm (1.25") has the same feild...

My GSO Super View 25mm (1.25") has the same feild of view as my 25mm Plossl. And for the price is a good eyepiece.
I also have a 32mm Nagler in 2" and a 30mm 2" plossl. They are great for big...
Forum: Astrophotography and Imaging Equipment and Discussions Yesterday, 06:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 366
Posted By ZeroID
Hi Ken, I wasn't concerned with standard...

Hi Ken, I wasn't concerned with standard requirements, got about 4 other cameras for normal use. This was a leftover unused body after I upgraded so I wasn't too bothered if the mod didn't work. But...
Forum: Mobile Astronomy Apps Yesterday, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 81
Posted By ZeroID
Quite cool, thanks again.

Quite cool, thanks again.
Forum: DIY Observatories Yesterday, 06:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 436
Posted By ZeroID
Looking very good so far, cost effective for...

Looking very good so far, cost effective for sure. Going to fool the neighbours, it looks just like a big BBQ ...:)
Forum: Equipment Discussions Yesterday, 06:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 237
Posted By ZeroID
Eaton are built better, I've seen the real specs...

Eaton are built better, I've seen the real specs on these and they are definitely not square wave, guaranteed. Especially if you are going for the Line Interactive but even the under 1000va models....
Forum: Observational and Visual Astronomy Yesterday, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 105
Posted By ZeroID
Clouds, I was awake, checked the sky out the...

Clouds, I was awake, checked the sky out the window, went back to bed...
Forum: Mobile Astronomy Apps Yesterday, 05:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 81
Posted By ZeroID
OOoooer ! <reaches for tablet and wifi connection...

OOoooer ! <reaches for tablet and wifi connection > Thanks.
Forum: Equipment Discussions Yesterday, 05:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 119
Posted By ZeroID
Last night I was in the Ob despite the clouds....

Last night I was in the Ob despite the clouds. Reinstalled my repaired PC, updated ZWO camera driver, tested Metaguide connection over longer USB cable. All go.
I'll double screen the PC to better...
Forum: Equipment Discussions Yesterday, 05:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 237
Posted By ZeroID
OK, just checked your Eaton selection on Megabuy....

OK, just checked your Eaton selection on Megabuy. Go for it. Even I would guarantee it ! Line Interactive, better than 97% conversion, I'm waiting for one to come home ( at employee price of course...
Forum: Equipment Discussions Yesterday, 05:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 237
Posted By ZeroID
Eaton put equipment on the Shuttle and ISS, race...

Eaton put equipment on the Shuttle and ISS, race cars, truck turbos. The biggest my wife has sold is 80 kw, double online conversion. She used to be the APC NZ manager for about 8 years. She reckons...
Forum: Astrophotography and Imaging Equipment and Discussions 21-10-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 366
Posted By ZeroID
Opened her up, took about 10 mins after the 3-4...

Opened her up, took about 10 mins after the 3-4 hour marathon the first time. Checked all connections but couldn't get it going again .. :shrug:
Nothing obvious to see so that experiment was of...
Forum: General Chat 21-10-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 682
Posted By ZeroID
Yep, had all of those symptoms and variations...

Yep, had all of those symptoms and variations intermittently. Better go find the Gremlin ....
Forum: Beginners Talk 21-10-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 139
Posted By ZeroID
Hi Ken and :welcome: Boy are you going to see...

Hi Ken and :welcome:
Boy are you going to see some technology differences !
Hope your Vixen has survived it's hibernation period OK.
Plenty of help and advice around here. Ask questions, be...
Forum: Equipment Discussions 21-10-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 237
Posted By ZeroID
None of your gear list has critical sine wave...

None of your gear list has critical sine wave requirements that I can see. They all use DC PS's in between the AC anyway so simulated sine is not passed through to affect devices.
Just ensure you...
Forum: Equipment Discussions 21-10-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 119
Posted By ZeroID
Thanks Glen, I'm trying to get PC control as well...

Thanks Glen, I'm trying to get PC control as well rather than using the handset. I'm using the handpiece except GPUSB and a laptop but if I can get PC control via the same connection and a single USB...
Forum: Equipment Discussions 21-10-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 119
Posted By ZeroID
PC Control and Guiding

Following on from my earlier postings on Autoguiding I am attempting to put together a fixed system in the Ob just using the normal PC, Guider package and get to some sort of stable accurate setup so...
Forum: General Chat 21-10-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 682
Posted By ZeroID
I'll go with Lewis on this. IIS seems to have...

I'll go with Lewis on this. IIS seems to have some funny quirks. My work PC using IE8 is quite ok on IIS but my home PC with IE11 ( I think) quite often will not open page links. Sits there with a...
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 21-10-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 164
Posted By ZeroID
Ahah! Welcome young padawan to the dark side of...

Ahah! Welcome young padawan to the dark side of the force ... :fight:
As Raymo says 'every method known to man' is used. I took an ISO 800 @ 10 second exposure of the recent lunar eclipse through...
Forum: Solar System 21-10-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 151
Posted By ZeroID
Well done JJJ !!

Well done JJJ !!
Forum: Terrestrial Photography 20-10-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 251
Posted By ZeroID
Wee green fellow from the garden...

Wee green fellow from the garden...
Forum: Celestial and Astronomical Events 20-10-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,367
Posted By ZeroID
Anyone got any pix to show for it ?

Anyone got any pix to show for it ?
Forum: Beginners Astrophotography 20-10-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 99
Posted By ZeroID
Hey, they are excellent. Especially that last one...

Hey, they are excellent. Especially that last one with it nice sense of depth with the horizon. Plenty of detail and granularity of the surface structure. Well done !
Forum: Celestial and Astronomical Events 20-10-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,367
Posted By ZeroID
Woke up this morning to almost clear skies again...

Woke up this morning to almost clear skies again ...perfiddy weather !!
Forum: Celestial and Astronomical Events 19-10-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,367
Posted By ZeroID
Clouds, thick clouds, horizon to horizon ......

Clouds, thick clouds, horizon to horizon ... :sadeyes: :shrug: I've just shut the Ob down :(
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