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by MapleRidge
Sun Feb 03, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: CaK, 03022019
Replies: 17
Views: 341

Re: CaK, 03022019

Nicely detailed CaK images Bart...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Feb 03, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: New Year, New Setup & the Blocking Filter Experiment - 3rd February
Replies: 22
Views: 460

Re: New Year, New Setup & the Blocking Filter Experiment - 3rd February

Hi Mark... Beautiful scope and write up of its history, your blocking filter setup, and your first light perceptions. The skies looked poor to a trial run but good skies are few and far between...the first image form the scope and new camera do look exceptional. Looking forward more images as you co...
by MapleRidge
Sun Feb 03, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Lunt Stopping Making CaK Modules?
Replies: 14
Views: 347

Re: Lunt Stopping Making CaK Modules?

All...

When I looked online this morning I was surprised to see that there were several different CaK blocking filters in stock...typically they are on a waiting list.

I'll post the answer on their plans once I hear back.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Lunt Stopping Making CaK Modules?
Replies: 14
Views: 347

Re: Lunt Stopping Making CaK Modules?

Hi all...

I have just checked the Lunt website and the CaK lineup is still there and accepting orders. I have sent an email to them to confirm and will advise what their answer is.

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Small scale rapid changes in the solar chromosphere. 280mm scope.
Replies: 10
Views: 321

Re: Small scale rapid changes in the solar chromosphere. 280mm scope.

Great example of the details a large scope can pull out Valery. Nice work :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunday Sun 3rd Feb 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 228

Re: Sunday Sun 3rd Feb 2019

Great CaK disk Stuart :bow

Lucky to have 2 days of sun in a row too ;)

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full Disk 2/2/19
Replies: 8
Views: 177

Re: Full Disk 2/2/19

Great sketch Marios...well done !!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunny Saturday
Replies: 11
Views: 230

Re: Sunny Saturday

Hi Mark...

Skiing sounds great...its been years since I got out!!!

You mentioned a new camera as well...what have you added to your suite of cameras?

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunny Saturday
Replies: 11
Views: 230

Re: Sunny Saturday

Alexandra...

These are great images, nice to see you finally got a break in the weather :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Feb 02, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: The Sun - 2nd Feb 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 159

Re: The Sun - 2nd Feb 2019

Great shot David and nice to see some new activity coming onto the disk :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Feb 02, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20190202 | FD images, low activity
Replies: 8
Views: 169

Re: Today's SUN (20190202 | FD images, low activity

Quiet disk Pedro, but the images are exceptionally sharp as usual :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Feb 02, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2733-Jan 29 and 28 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 218

Re: AR2733-Jan 29 and 28 2019

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

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Feb 02, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 31st of January 2019.
Replies: 7
Views: 157

Re: Sol from the 31st of January 2019.

Hi Eric...

Beautiful Ha disk...well done :bow

Mark, so this new equipment is the reason for the snow in the UK the past few days ;) Looking forward to hearing how you get along with it and some images too!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Sat Feb 02, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: Solar Radio, Magnetometry and Spectroscopy
Topic: Geomagnetic storm 1st Feb 2019
Replies: 9
Views: 300

Re: Geomagnetic storm 1st Feb 2019

Hi Stuart... Great to see your measurement of the latest storm. I've been following all the great pics posted to SpaceWeather from those north of the arctic circle and their Auroral Oval showed the activity reaching quite far south the other night. I looked out a fee times but no significant activit...
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: It may be clear, but...
Replies: 13
Views: 301

Re: It may be clear, but...

Maurits...

A seat beside the wood fire is always a welcome place in this cold weather ;)

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2733 Rounding the Limb at 150mm HA & UV-A | Jan 29th 2019
Replies: 9
Views: 268

Re: AR2733 Rounding the Limb at 150mm HA & UV-A | Jan 29th 2019

These are excellent images Marty...superb work :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: AR2733 Rounding the Limb at 150mm HA & UV-A | Jan 29th 2019
Replies: 9
Views: 173

Re: AR2733 Rounding the Limb at 150mm HA & UV-A | Jan 29th 2019

These are excellent images Marty...superb work :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 28th and 29th of January 2019.
Replies: 9
Views: 201

Re: Sol from the 28th and 29th of January 2019.

Superb set of images Eric...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Some reflected Sun
Replies: 7
Views: 171

Re: Some reflected Sun

Hi Stuart...

Great shots and the gibbous terminator are always a treasure trove of features!!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR12733 - 30th Jan
Replies: 9
Views: 251

Re: AR12733 - 30th Jan

Hi Dave...

Nice to see the CaK full disk and proms...nicely done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: The Sun - 28th Jan
Replies: 7
Views: 171

Re: The Sun - 28th Jan

These are very sharp image Dave...well done :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 2019/1/27 ha full disk and sunsports AR2733
Replies: 6
Views: 211

Re: 2019/1/27 ha full disk and sunsports AR2733

Well done with both the WL and Ha filters :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunspot AR 2373 and solar granules
Replies: 9
Views: 262

Re: Sunspot AR 2373 and solar granules

Great WL capture with your DSLR Filipp...nicely done !!!

Brian
by MapleRidge
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2733 & Proms at 150mm, Disc at 60mm | HA | Jan 28th 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 137

Re: AR2733 & Proms at 150mm, Disc at 60mm | HA | Jan 28th 2019

Hi Marty...

These are all excellent, and I really like the 3-D appearance of the second image as well. The proms were faint but you kept the fine structures in the capture and processing. Well done all round :bow

Brian
by MapleRidge
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2733 from 1-27-2019
Replies: 4
Views: 147

Re: AR2733 from 1-27-2019

An excellent shot of AR2733 Gordon...well done :bow

Brian