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by Derek Klepp
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:13 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20180721) | HR WL TEC140
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Re: Today's SUN (20180721) | HR WL TEC140

Pedro a great display I am always impressed with the TEC 140 Alexandra also has some phenomenal shots with this scope. I am hopefully picking up the 158 next week will put some pics up when I get it. I will be interested to see the comparison between it and the 600mm Canon lens on single shot DSLR p...
by Derek Klepp
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 19th of July 2018.
Replies: 6
Views: 266

Re: Sol from the 19th of July 2018.

Thanks Eric a little limb activity there
by Derek Klepp
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: I keep trying
Replies: 15
Views: 476

Re: I keep trying

Great results Don
by Derek Klepp
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: A Sunrise
Replies: 12
Views: 399

Re: A Sunrise

Cheers everyone a cloudy day here today.
by Derek Klepp
Thu Jul 19, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: A Sunrise
Replies: 12
Views: 399

A Sunrise

Managed some snaps this morning. Sorry about the slight slant of the Sun I was handholding the telephoto lense using live view.Hope you enjoy.
Cheers Derek
by Derek Klepp
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 15-07-2018 Daystar Quark very good seeing
Replies: 14
Views: 503

Re: 15-07-2018 Daystar Quark very good seeing

Great catch Ewan.
by Derek Klepp
Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:22 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 17th of July 2018.
Replies: 3
Views: 183

Re: Sol from the 17th of July 2018.

Thanks Eric.
by Derek Klepp
Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:18 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20180717) mid-afternoon
Replies: 10
Views: 358

Re: Today's SUN (20180717) mid-afternoon

Thanks Pedro is that the focuser adjustment on the pier? Looks like the WO 158 is a go it has a spare feather touch automated focuser as well.Will probably pick it up at the end of the month.
Derek
by Derek Klepp
Mon Jul 16, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun from Brazil - 15th July
Replies: 11
Views: 359

Re: Sun from Brazil - 15th July

Great shots Ronnie.What type of ERF do you use on your scope.
by Derek Klepp
Sun Jul 15, 2018 3:26 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Some Bows and Belts and Other Things
Replies: 11
Views: 376

Re: Some Bows and Belts and Other Things

Cheers everyone.Unfortunately Alexandra I miss timed that lucky Matt and John got some views.Mark that’s my new edition as my Son has got the Landcruiser.It was quicker to fly than drive.
by Derek Klepp
Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart
Replies: 14
Views: 447

Re: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Matt I did notice the dark skies when I stepped off the plane hope the BIL has success with his hives.
by Derek Klepp
Fri Jul 13, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Some Bows and Belts and Other Things
Replies: 11
Views: 376

Some Bows and Belts and Other Things

A few snaps with various Solar elements scattered throughout.
by Derek Klepp
Fri Jul 13, 2018 7:14 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Ha Full Disk 11th July
Replies: 11
Views: 416

Re: Ha Full Disk 11th July

Thanks Mark
by Derek Klepp
Fri Jul 13, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Entertaining proms from July 10
Replies: 7
Views: 329

Re: Entertaining proms from July 10

Thanks Lou
by Derek Klepp
Fri Jul 13, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 7th - Ha
Replies: 10
Views: 336

Re: July 7th - Ha

Cheers Brian.
by Derek Klepp
Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:59 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun from 30th June and Noctilucent clouds
Replies: 17
Views: 587

Re: Sun from 30th June and Noctilucent clouds

Thanks Alexandra enjoyed the video we don,t get those clouds here.Just been away for a week and now trying to coordinate picking up a 158mm refractor with a motorised feather touch focuser. Will try to get around to posting some pics later.PS when you and hubby eventually come down under make sure y...
by Derek Klepp
Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:58 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar Ha 20180712
Replies: 5
Views: 217

Re: Solar Ha 20180712

Thanks Thomas.
by Derek Klepp
Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Partial solar eclipse 13 July
Replies: 10
Views: 385

Re: Partial solar eclipse 13 July

Good catch John.
by Derek Klepp
Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:52 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 12th of July 2018.
Replies: 6
Views: 240

Re: Sol from the 12th of July 2018.

Thanks Eric.
by Derek Klepp
Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:48 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart
Replies: 14
Views: 447

Re: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Good catch Matt.I enjoyed Hobart went to the markets last Saturday and talked to some Beekeepers.Stayed in that new Mach 1 very nice .Saw snow too a novelty for me.
Cheers Derek.
by Derek Klepp
Wed Jul 04, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar Granulation -broadband Ha 20180701
Replies: 8
Views: 320

Re: Solar Granulation -broadband Ha 20180701

Well done Stu now we just need activity.
by Derek Klepp
Wed Jul 04, 2018 1:33 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: First light with C8 Edge scope.
Replies: 12
Views: 575

Re: First light with C8 Edge scope.

Looks good Peter good to see you back.
by Derek Klepp
Wed Jul 04, 2018 1:30 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 2nd -Ha
Replies: 9
Views: 324

Re: July 2nd -Ha

Looks good Brian.Prices down 15-20% on last year thanks to imports from China.A similar problem to the Canadian apiarists.
by Derek Klepp
Tue Jul 03, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 1st of July 2018.
Replies: 3
Views: 154

Re: Sol from the 1st of July 2018.

Thanks Eric
by Derek Klepp
Tue Jul 03, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20180701) + animated gif
Replies: 13
Views: 523

Re: Today's SUN (20180701) + animated gif

Thanks Pedro. I was just telling Brian that I may be onto a 158mm Williams Optics Apo.Seems there was not many made.Will let you know how it goes probably in a months time.
Derek