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Hello,

I would just like to apologize to all of central Georgia. My Powermate arrived in the mail Friday and brought with it a whole weekend of cloudy nights with storms.

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Mike
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Scopes: WO Star 71 Gen-II (F/4.9), Orion ED80 (F/7.5), Celestron 8" Edge HD (F/10)
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Yeah, that item, like an EP will give you at least 2 days of clouds ;)

Enjoy.
(The powermate, not the clouds) ;)
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A bunch of SCTs and MCTs scattered around the house and an Orion ST80.
A big box of Plossls :D
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Good for you on the purchase Mike, and sorry for you on what comes with that.... but you will get to enjoy it, eventually. Why do the cloud Gods know so much? :lol:

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Oh.... I thought it was me! :lol:

Ordered a filter. At least a months penance evidently!

Sigh...

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chartram wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 10:17 pm
Hello,

I would just like to apologize to all of central Georgia. My Powermate arrived in the mail Friday and brought with it a whole weekend of cloudy nights with storms.

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Mike
Well, that is quite a powerfull powermate!
Telescopes in Schiedam : SW 150mm Achromat F/5, SW Evostar 120ED F/7.5, Vixen 102ED F/9, OMC140 Maksutov F/14.3, SW 102 Maksutov F/13 on Vixen GPDX.
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