attack of the alien fungi


Mark Copper
 

Cleaning the club 20" mirror. Mostly Wallace with guidance from Fred and Dr Bob and Scott.

The clear blobs are water. Helps with focusing camera.

Before:



Now. Getting there...:


Robert Pitt
 

Looks much better Mark! Even with the water still on it……

Regards,

Bob

 

From: main@bas-astro.groups.io <main@bas-astro.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mark Copper
Sent: Friday, December 11, 2020 2:43 PM
To: main@bas-astro.groups.io
Subject: [bas-astro] attack of the alien fungi

 

Cleaning the club 20" mirror. Mostly Wallace with guidance from Fred and Dr Bob and Scott.

The clear blobs are water. Helps with focusing camera.

Before:



Now. Getting there...:

Attachments:


Sterling DeRamus
 

They look like galaxies. Just faint fuzzies. 


On Dec 11, 2020, at 4:54 PM, Robert Pitt <rpittal@...> wrote:



Looks much better Mark! Even with the water still on it……

Regards,

Bob

 

From: main@bas-astro.groups.io <main@bas-astro.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mark Copper
Sent: Friday, December 11, 2020 2:43 PM
To: main@bas-astro.groups.io
Subject: [bas-astro] attack of the alien fungi

 

Cleaning the club 20" mirror. Mostly Wallace with guidance from Fred and Dr Bob and Scott.

The clear blobs are water. Helps with focusing camera.

Before:



Now. Getting there...:

Attachments:


Robert Pitt
 

I think they were black holes spewing out digested matter…..

 

From: main@bas-astro.groups.io <main@bas-astro.groups.io> On Behalf Of Sterling DeRamus
Sent: Friday, December 11, 2020 8:53 PM
To: main@bas-astro.groups.io
Subject: Re: [bas-astro] attack of the alien fungi

 

They look like galaxies. Just faint fuzzies. 



On Dec 11, 2020, at 4:54 PM, Robert Pitt <rpittal@...> wrote:



Looks much better Mark! Even with the water still on it……

Regards,

Bob

 

From: main@bas-astro.groups.io <main@bas-astro.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mark Copper
Sent: Friday, December 11, 2020 2:43 PM
To: main@bas-astro.groups.io
Subject: [bas-astro] attack of the alien fungi

 

Cleaning the club 20" mirror. Mostly Wallace with guidance from Fred and Dr Bob and Scott.

The clear blobs are water. Helps with focusing camera.

Before:



Now. Getting there...:

Attachments:


James Moore
 

Nicely done, Mark! Thank you for not only providing the scope with a new home but for also giving it some TLC!