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Re: Unexplained phenomena while sailing...

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Originally Posted by guitarguy56 View Post
I would love to have the scopes with me when cruising later... I imagine the salt air and moisture would kill them, that is why a pair of high powered binoculars are best for night and day observing... the stability on the boat would not be particularly best for resolution... but I imagine if one was on a cat it might be slightly better... best would be to find some small atoll or island and do some night sky observing... wonder how a Dobsonian would do on the deck...
I've thought about this as well, especially after watching this video some years ago.
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