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Celestron StarSense Autoalign Accessory.pdf - Adobe Acrobat Pro

Celestron StarSense Autoalign Accessory I

October 17, 2013
I got the call from Mike at OC Telescope that the much anticipated Celestron StarSense
Autoalign (SSA) accessory finally arrived, yeah a new tool/toy!!!


I primarily do video assisted/near real time observing and very basic astrophotography, so GoTo
pointing accuracy is important to me as is staying on target once there…


Comet Of The Centuries Coming In November 2013 Comet ISON

August 13, 2013
Perfectly positioned with just the right inclination, this Comet is going blazingly close to the Sun at 725,000 miles away then swinging a respectively close 37,182,322 miles near earth…

Meade LX850™ Re-Engineered

August 13, 2013
Breaking News from Meade Instruments -

In consideration of the many dramatic changes and improvements we have implemented, we are re-launching the LX800 as the LX850…


Comet ISON Finder Chart

August 13, 2013
Comet ISON,

This upcoming Comet continues to Wow professional and amateur astronomers alike…


Comet Panstarrs In The Sunset Tonight

August 13, 2013
Starting Tonight  March 6 2012 Catch a Glimpse Comet Panstarrs

Just after Sunset (moments after on the 6th and 7th) you have a chance to view Comet Panstarrs…


Celestrong Advanced VX Mount

July 21, 2013
The New Celestron Advanced VX Mount has Arrived!

Anxiously awaiting the UPS driver like a school kid waits for summer vacation, the new mount finally arrived!  Knowing that in just a few short hours I would have our quickly becoming famous OTBD (Out The Back Door) Star Party,  I very quickly put some videos up on Youtube and took a bunch of photos as I frantically put the mount and 6" Newtonian optical tube together…

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