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Astronomy

mellman01mellman01 Posts: 5,303
edited 1. Aug 2012, 20:34 in Community Chit-chat archive
Anyone on here into astronomy and uses a pair of binoculars to look up at the night sky?, if so what tripod system do you use as I really need some advice as my tripod isn't up to much seeming I'm using 20/80's!.

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  • valvalvalval Posts: 15,897
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    hi sure joan into it but not sure she uses stand ??? but some one will know i am sure they know most things good luck val
    val
  • mellman01mellman01 Posts: 5,303
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Hi Val yeah Joans into space but not sure she observes, these bino's are so large me camera tripod ism't up to the job really not sure what to do?.
  • barbara12barbara12 Posts: 20,898 ✭✭
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Oh Mell...I didnt know you could use binoculars...I thought it had to be a telescope...so I wont be much use...good luck
    Love
    Barbara
  • stickywicketstickywicket Posts: 25,993 ✭✭✭
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I know Poppyg1rl's very much into astronomy but she's not at all well and doesn't post much these days.
    “There is always a well-known solution to every human problem - neat, plausible, and wrong.” H.L. Mencken
  • joanlawsonjoanlawson Posts: 10,319
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    mellman01 wrote:
    Hi Val yeah Joans into space but not sure she observes, these bino's are so large me camera tripod ism't up to the job really not sure what to do?.

    Sorry I can't advise you about tripods or any technical things regarding space. I'm very interested in it, particularly the beauty of the planets etc from an artistic point of view. I like to go on the Hubble site and just wonder at the awe-inspiring pictures. Good luck with the binoculars, Mell. Let me know what you see.
    Joanx
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