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Too many moon shots, time for sunspots.
Lens: Orion Eon 120ED Camera: K5 Photo Location: Home ISO: 80 Shutter Speed: 1/500s Aperture: F6.7 
Posted By: Ex Finn., 05-11-2012, 02:09 PM

Ordered some Baader AstroSolar safety film visual #5. Proceeded to make a DIY holder for it. Got some ok results from it.Attachment 127832

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05-11-2012, 02:13 PM   #2
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Not bad.
It takes a little time to get the hang of focusing with the solar film.
I just had mine out yesterday practicing.
05-12-2012, 04:47 AM   #3
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My biggest problem is the Crayford focuser, it has hard time holding focus when pointing up in higher elevations. This was not too bad, took it around 3 PM.

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