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by MapleRidge
Sat May 25, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2741 on 14May (New image 22 May)
Replies: 26
Views: 310

Re: AR2741 on 14May (New image 22 May)

All the images are excellent Alfred, and the last is especially sharp.

Well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat May 25, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Ha and CaK Sun
Replies: 9
Views: 120

Re: Ha and CaK Sun

Nice sharp images Stu :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat May 25, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20190250) | Low activity
Replies: 8
Views: 86

Re: Today's SUN (20190250) | Low activity

Hi Pedro...

Nice to see your images...well done as always :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat May 25, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Friday 24th May Ca-K Session
Replies: 8
Views: 63

Re: Friday 24th May Ca-K Session

Great images David !!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat May 25, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Pro 2019.5.23
Replies: 5
Views: 35

Re: Pro 2019.5.23

Superb image Pepe :bow

I have the impression of a dragons head and neck emerging form the background !

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat May 25, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Prominences & Little Plage | HA | May 25th 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 37

Re: Prominences & Little Plage | HA | May 25th 2019

Hi Marty...

Great to see you managed to get some activity on the quiet disk...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat May 25, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: For CaK funs. Mini activity at High Res 280mm aperture.
Replies: 4
Views: 37

Re: For CaK funs. Mini activity at High Res 280mm aperture.

Very impressive Valery, the details are very sharp and remarkably angular :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed May 22, 2019 1:33 am
Forum: Solar Scope Modifications
Topic: 150 mm Solar Newton
Replies: 50
Views: 1431

Re: 150 mm Solar Newton

Hi All... This was likely covered before, but the de-aluminized mirror seems to work well with G-band filters, but is there sufficient light to utilize an Ha filter (PST/Quark/Quantum)? Also, if the de-aluminized mirror does not provide enough light for CaK filters, could the mirror me partially alu...
by MapleRidge
Tue May 21, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: Solar Scope Modifications
Topic: Tracking the sun MY way :)
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Re: Tracking the sun MY way :)

Looks good to make observing much easier...nice work!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Tue May 21, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: Commercial Solar Filters/Cameras/Hardware
Topic: Thinking about a mount upgrade - questions
Replies: 6
Views: 190

Re: Thinking about a mount upgrade - questions

Hi Franco... Of the mounts you have listed, I like the EQ6 the most for features though it has a lot more packed into it for what you describe for your needs (GOTO). You might consider a used Losmandy GM8 if you can find one, without the Gemini GOTO pricing should be attractive too. Just a thought, ...
by MapleRidge
Wed May 15, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2741 with 250mm RCT
Replies: 14
Views: 252

Re: AR2741 with 250mm RCT

That's a beautiful image Stu :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed May 15, 2019 12:36 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full Disk Before Work - 14th May
Replies: 7
Views: 120

Re: Full Disk Before Work - 14th May

Hi Mark...

Great image to start the day :bow

I started the day (and finished) in rain again!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon May 13, 2019 11:55 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Slim pickings 13/5/2017 Tal/PST mod
Replies: 8
Views: 132

Re: Slim pickings 13/5/2017 Tal/PST mod

Great shots David, the pic of the AR is especially sharp :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon May 13, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: Quick session this morning May 7th
Replies: 4
Views: 185

Re: Quick session this morning May 7th

Hi Franco...

Great set of images and a well deserved photo of the day too :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Mon May 13, 2019 12:31 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: May 10: AR2740 / 2741 in H alpha
Replies: 12
Views: 164

Re: May 10: AR2740 / 2741 in H alpha

Peter... The weather started to dry things up a bit late last week, but we have had some light drizzle this afternoon and 3 days of rain in the forecast, so this is shaping up to be one of the coldest, latest springs in memory. It is also affecting most of the province and even the mid west from wha...
by MapleRidge
Sun May 12, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2740 & 2741 in Ha with the C8 EdgeHD on May 10
Replies: 8
Views: 156

Re: AR2740 & 2741 in Ha with the C8 EdgeHD on May 10

Outstanding image Christian...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun May 12, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: May 10: AR2740 / 2741 in H alpha
Replies: 12
Views: 164

Re: May 10: AR2740 / 2741 in H alpha

Superb image Peter...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun May 12, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Finally a good Quark | first light (20190511)
Replies: 13
Views: 403

Re: Finally a good Quark | first light (20190511)

Great to hear you got a good Quark in hand, and the first images look great!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun May 12, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20190511) | QUARK first light
Replies: 13
Views: 265

Re: Today's SUN (20190511) | QUARK first light

Well done Pedro...excellent images :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun May 12, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Saturday 11th May Ca-K / WL
Replies: 7
Views: 90

Re: Saturday 11th May Ca-K / WL

Great series of image David :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun May 12, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20190512) | FD images (3 lights)
Replies: 14
Views: 226

Re: Today's SUN (20190512) | FD images (3 lights)

Hi Pedro...

The solar images are great as usual, and nice to see your equipment as well :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun May 12, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 10th of May 2019.
Replies: 9
Views: 110

Re: Sol from the 10th of May 2019.

Excellent images Eric :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun May 12, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: A late afternoon bonus - 9 May 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 191

Re: A late afternoon bonus - 9 May 2019

Awesome image Helen...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun May 12, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: May 10th Spots
Replies: 13
Views: 151

Re: May 10th Spots

Lovely images Phil...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun May 12, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Friday May 10th
Replies: 9
Views: 145

Re: Friday May 10th

Very sharp set of images David...well done :bow

I've missed most of this activity with clear skies while working and cloud when home :mad:

Brian