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by Derek Klepp
Sat Jul 28, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Eclipse Down Under
Replies: 5
Views: 214

Re: Eclipse Down Under

Thanks all.It was warm here today as well Alexandra time to start the bees again. I upsized the moon for effect.
by Derek Klepp
Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 24th
Replies: 13
Views: 485

Re: July 24th

Well done Robert.
by Derek Klepp
Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:09 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 26th of July 2018.
Replies: 4
Views: 206

Re: Sol from the 26th of July 2018.

Another great set Eric.
by Derek Klepp
Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:08 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Dragon!
Replies: 9
Views: 374

Re: Dragon!

Some nice detail there.
by Derek Klepp
Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:07 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 27th of July 2018.
Replies: 10
Views: 297

Re: Sol from the 27th of July 2018.

Eric what type of ERF do you have on your large refractor?
by Derek Klepp
Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 27th of July 2018.
Replies: 10
Views: 297

Re: Sol from the 27th of July 2018.

Great set Eric you really do get good CaK disco with that setup.
by Derek Klepp
Sat Jul 28, 2018 3:45 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Eclipse Down Under
Replies: 5
Views: 214

Eclipse Down Under

Up early this morning and local knowledge kept me away from the clouds.It was good however to see more than a casual few taking in the view.I chose an area across the river with the birds.I will post all the collages may be a bit of doubling up here and there.Unfortunately the moon was to low to try...
by Derek Klepp
Sat Jul 28, 2018 3:38 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: CBSAP shutting down September 1st
Replies: 27
Views: 1735

Re: CBSAP shutting down September 1st

Good luck Stephen you have my full support.
by Derek Klepp
Tue Jul 24, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 21st Session
Replies: 17
Views: 513

Re: July 21st Session

Brian I may have some Solar film somewhere but I may have to see if Valery does an ERF for this size.Seems Baader needs to sell you a Solar spectrum filter with there ERFsthese days and I,m unsure of the Daystar quality t this size.Iwill try it on the moon first.PS picked it up today still in the pi...
by Derek Klepp
Mon Jul 23, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: July 21st Session
Replies: 17
Views: 513

Re: July 21st Session

Top session Brian I am off to pick up the Williams Optics 158mm refractor tomorrow big day but worth it will put up some pics next week.
by Derek Klepp
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: A Sunrise
Replies: 12
Views: 482

Re: A Sunrise

Thanks Guys .
by Derek Klepp
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Slim pickings 20/7/18
Replies: 11
Views: 472

Re: Slim pickings 20/7/18

Good to see a some filaments.
by Derek Klepp
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:17 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: H-Alfa 2018-07-21
Replies: 9
Views: 375

Re: H-Alfa 2018-07-21

Thanks Paul
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: 611

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: 312

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: 574

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: 482

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: 482

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: 642

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: 206

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: 445

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: 416

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: 447

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: 543

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: 447

Some Bows and Belts and Other Things

A few snaps with various Solar elements scattered throughout.