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tufstars
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Hello from Texas

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Hello,

My name is Ryan (TufStars)

I am a newbie at AP. I have been building a refractor setup and am now starting to get into the software side of things.


Cheers,

Ryan (TufStars)
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Hi Ryan. It's great to have you join us here on TSS. Welcome to the forum Ryan, and the best of wishes on your refractor telescope and software endeavors.
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Hello Ryan and Welcome to the Forums!
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Hi Ryan, and welcome here to the Forum!

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Hi and welcome.
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Greetings Ryan,

Welcome to TSS. Glad you joined us.

Cheers,
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Welcome to TSS Ryan :)
Thanks for joining us
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Welcome o TSS Ryan!

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Scopes: Explore Scientific ED80CF, Skywatcher 254N, Orion ST80, Orion Atlas EQ-g mount, Orion SSAG guider. Baader MPCC MkIII coma corrector, Vixen 70mm refractor. Lunt LS35THa solar scope. Skywatcher EQ5pro mount. Imagers: ZWO ASI1600 MM Cool, ZWO ASI174mm-C (for use with my Quark chromosphere), ZWO ASI120MC Filters: LRGB, Ha 7nm, O-III 7nm, S-II 7nm Eyepieces: a few, Primary software: Cartes du Ciel, EQMOD, SGP, Nebulosity, Photoshop, StarTools V1.4
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Welcome to the forums :)
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Hello Ryan and welcome to the Forum.
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Hi and welcome to TSS Ryan
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Hi and welcome to the forums!
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Welcome :D
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Hi there Ryan, Welcome to the forums!
Orion SkyQuest XT6 Classic Dobs, Omni CG-4 Mount, TS Expanse 17 mm ED wide angle eyepiece - 70° FOV - 1.25" and 2" barrel size; Meade Series 4000 filter ND96(0.9), Seben Laser Collimator LK1 31.7mm (1.25"), TS Optics 15x70 LE Series Binoculars, Orion Steady Pix Deluxe Camera Mount & Home made LYBAR chair!
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Good to have you here Ryan!
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Hello Ryan! Welcome aboard!!

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Hello Ryan

Welcome to the forum.

Regards

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Hello and welcome aboard Ryan . I'm sure you will enjoy the forum. Phill
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Welcome to the group Ryan. Keep us posted on your refractor project. Sounds interesting.
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Hi Texas! How are you?
Just enjoy my life, people, and you.
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