Author: Lance Palmer

ATT Volume 16 Issue 5
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ATT Volume 16 Issue 5

In this issue Curtis Macchioni takes a deep dive into LiFePO4 batteries and their functionality for astronomy power needs; Paul Temple shows that the 6″ TPO RC offers an excellent design that he is looking forward to many years of quality imaging; Mark Zaslove test the APM 82-MM 90-Degree ED-APO […]

ATT Volume 16 Issue 4
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ATT Volume 16 Issue 4

In this issue Dr. James Dire test drives the new Sky-Watcher USA Evolux 82ED Refractor; Paul Temple explains how astrophotography doesn’t have to break the bank; Erik Wilcox demonstrates how the Vixen SLV eyepieces offer a high quality, flat field experience; Mark Zaslove shows how the Avalon M-Zero single-arm mount […]

ATT Volume 16 Issue 3
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ATT Volume 16 Issue 3

In this issue Keith Venables discusses the future of the Dobsonian; Dr. Neil English reviews the GPO Passion HD 10 x 42 Binoculars; Tom Osypowski walks through the build of his 32-inch F/2.8 Equatorial Platforms Spicaeyes Telescope, an Ultra-Fast SlipStream go-to telescope with Lockwood Optics; Damian G. Allis shows how […]

ATT Volume 16 Issue 2
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ATT Volume 16 Issue 2

In this issue Matt Harmston test drives the new Baader 6.5nm CMOS-Optimized Narrowband Filters; Mark Zaslove takes his astroimaging efforts on the road with the innovative Roofnest Hard-Shell Rooftop Tent; Dr. James Dire does double duty with reviews on the Explore Scientific AR152 Achromatic Refractor and the iOptron Cube Pro; […]

ATT Volume 16 Issue 1
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ATT Volume 16 Issue 1

In this issue Matt Harmston shows how the MallinCam DS26cTEC offers versatility in purpose and versatility in performance; Ted Wolf describes the benefits of utilizing an apartment telescope; Mike Weasner test drives the Phone Skope Digiscoping Adapter System; Rob Pettengill discusses how to print and display astrophotography; plus industry news, […]

ATT Volume 15 Issue 10
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ATT Volume 15 Issue 10

In this issue Rob Pettengill, Ph.D. reveals how the ASIAIR Plus is an all in one astrophotography solution, including an easy to use polar alignment; Jim Thompson, P.Eng demonstrates an innovative way to measure backyard light pollution; Donald Pensack offers an eyepiece selection primer; Erik Wilcox shows how the Explore […]

ATT Volume 15 Issue 9
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ATT Volume 15 Issue 9

In this issue Dr. James Dire shows how the Sky-Watcher Evoguide 50ED with a field flattener may very well be the most affordable 50mm Apo-quality imaging system on the market; Mike Weasner demonstrates how, the no matter what your sky conditions, using the Explore Scientific 2″ UHC Filter will enhance […]

ATT Volume 15 Issue 8
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ATT Volume 15 Issue 8

In this issue Dr. James Dire shows how the Sky-Watcher USA Heritage 150 Tabletop Dobsonian is one of the best telescopes available for under $300; Thomas Fowler demonstrates how the 115mm APM/LZOS is a great scope if you’re looking for something easily portable but still capable of extremely sharp, crystal […]

ATT Volume 15 Issue 7
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ATT Volume 15 Issue 7

In this issue Matt Harmston examines quick image acquisition with video cameras and the choice between digging deep into the details of just a few targets, or going after many within a single session; Paul Temple shows how to build a low-cost “budget” observing station; Mark Zaslove dives into the […]

ATT Volume 15 Issue 6
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ATT Volume 15 Issue 6

In this issue Mark Zaslove demonstrates how the Knightware SQM Reader Pro 3 and Unihedron SQM Meter are a great combination to provide scientific data for the Globe at Night Monitoring Network; Michael Risch walks through Baader Planetarium’s installation of new telescopes and mounts for the historic Rodewisch Observatory; Curtis […]

ATT Volume 15 Issue 5
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ATT Volume 15 Issue 5

In this issue Robert Buchheim provides an overview of astronomical spectroscopy and his experiences with the Shelyak Alpy; Thomas Fowler offers an in-depth overview of how to optimize your astrophotography configuration to minimize exposure time and maximize detail; Norm Butler builds an ATM GoTo astro-bino chair; Richard Wright, Jr. goes […]