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Tomorrow

Tomorrow should be a nice, clear, cold night.  I think I will concentrate on Perseus, Auriga, Orion, and maybe Taurus, and possibly Gemini, if I can last that long.  (Maybe some long underwear is in order.) So, here are some … Continue reading

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Dew Heater for Telrad

I’ll be buying parts and making a dew heater for my Telrad in the next few days. Want me to make you one too? Here’s a pdf file with the instructions in case you’d rather make one yourself (scanned from … Continue reading

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Dew heater

One of my problems using my telescope for long periods here in San Rafael is dew. I need to make a little heater for the Telrad to start. There’s an electronics parts store downtown I’ll visit tomorrow. (I know this … Continue reading

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