March 18, 2019: The One Big Drawback to Working at a Telescope Store

Banner photo credit:  Sarah Fisher, through a 127mm Mak Happy belated St. Patrick’s Day!  Saturday night, the Denver Astronomical Society held its monthly Open House at Chamberlin Observatory.  This is where the DAS invites members of the general public to come on out and look through the historic, 125-year-old 20-inch Alvan Clark refractor.  They can […]

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January 1, 2016: Year-end review, Part 2 – eyepieces, filters, and binoviewers, oh my!

Happy New Year!  This half of the review gets into all those less “necessary” purchases I’ve made over after buying my two telescopes; but they sure seemed necessary at the time.  My spending barrage continued as I wanted to see what all the fuss was about both TeleVue EPs and ultra-wide field EPs, too.  The […]

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