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Kind of liking CCD autopilot. Have both systems, but I'm preferring CCD autopilot. Just easier to understand. Now that my guider is picking up stars easily CCDAP seems to be doing the job. Of course…Continue
Best telescope tool I ever bought. Little pricey, but got a discount. My scope was way out of collimation as I was overscrewing around stars at night trying to get it perfect. Thing was way out of…Continue
Technical innovations PD10 automated dome
12.5" AG optical corrected Dall-Kirkham
FLI Atlas focuser
optec pyxis 3 rotator
Starlight xpress adaptive optics
Maxim and CCDsoft
ACP observatory control
QSI 683 wsg-c-8
Baader Filters: LP for luminance, Red, Green, Blue, Halpha, OIII, Hbeta, SII
CCDap is so unstable. Actually going to try the free program Steve Coates turned us onto tomorrow, but man CCDap is just unstable. When it works it's awesome when it doesn't it blows a night, and it seems to be 50/50. ACP apparently much more stable.
Not too big a deal, but I'm pretty stoked. Irony is, I share a step mother with David Goldstein but I've only met him once or twice. funny.