16" UMD tune up

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Mark G
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Unread post by Mark G » Fri Mar 28, 2008 8:45 am

The forecast for the weekend has improved. Seems the front from the midwest has sped up. :D

Mar 29 Saturday
Sunny along with a few clouds. High around 40F. Winds NW at 15 to 25 mph.

Mar 29 Saturday night
A mostly clear sky. Low near 25F. Winds NNW at 15 to 25 mph.

Mar 30 Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Clear skies,

Mark

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Unread post by Pete » Fri Mar 28, 2008 9:35 am

Let's shoot for Saturday afternoon. I'll get there around 2, open the observatory up, and run the scope drive. Once help arrives we can proceed with dismounting the scope and opening the base.

George - I can give you a ride if you're available.

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Unread post by Galactus » Fri Mar 28, 2008 10:10 am

I'm in, Pete! I will be ready for 1:00. 8)
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Unread post by Mark G » Fri Mar 28, 2008 6:35 pm

I'll be there after 3 pm. I'll drive directly from work to UMD. :D
Clear skies,

Mark

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Orion 4" f/7 ED refractor
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Unread post by Dark Helmet » Fri Mar 28, 2008 6:37 pm

I should be there around 3PM....


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