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Old 20-08-2018, 07:57 AM
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Congrats Logan, well done.
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Congratulations!
Now you’ll have to custom build the rest of the dob around it
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Old 20-08-2018, 05:43 PM
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Congratulations Logan. Very impressive effort mate.

What's the program/apparatus you're using to analyse the wavefront error?

I didn't think Ronchi could be used to analyse this or is it a composite of a ronchigram and some other sort of interferometric test?

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Thanks guys!!!
The Figurexp software uses a couder mask for its data.
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Scope is done!!! (minus mirror coating)
Thanks everyone for helping!!!
Venus: big crescent, nothing interesting
Jupiter: 4 moons, bands, small bands, festoons!!!
Saturn: Cassini division, obvious surface banding
Mars: orange blob!
Stumbled on the lagoon nebula, could actually see nebulosity uncoated!
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That’s awesome mate. You must feel so proud and a real sense of achievement.
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Old 08-09-2018, 09:37 AM
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Well done Logan.
Absolutely wonderful effort.
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Congrats, Logan! That's quite an achievement.
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HA! I beat you Stefan!
I just finished my mirror at 1/10 wave p-v, 0.98 strehl!
Congratulations, Logan, I admit defeat!
(Just as well I did not make it a bet. )
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