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  1. Manual for LX200 (12") mount
    12" mount - by Gary Steel
    Updated: Aug 14, 2016
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    16" Manual - by Gary Steel
    Updated: Aug 14, 2016
  3. Practical: CASAC as of june 2016
    CAS Astronomical Catalogue - by virtualspaceman
    Updated: Jun 23, 2016
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    June 2016 edition of CASMAG, the official magazine of the Canterbury Astronomical Society. - by virtualspaceman
    Updated: Jun 20, 2016
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    Drift alignment procedure - by Andrei Cotiga
    Updated: Jun 8, 2016

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  1. Document: THE CONSTITUTION OF THE CANTERBURY ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY INC.

    This Constitution should be read in conjunction with the By-laws
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    CAS Mag: CAS Magazine March 2016 2016-03-16

    February 2016 edition of CASMag, the official magazine of the Canterbury Astronomical Society.
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    CAS Mag: CAS Magazine February 2016 2016-02-15

    February 2016 edition of CASMag, the official magazine of the Canterbury Astronomical Society.
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    CAS Mag: CAS Magazine December 2015 2015-12-20

    December 2015 edition of CASMag, the official magazine of the Canterbury Astronomical Society.
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    Practical: Collimating a Newtonian Telescope 2011-05-17

    Collimating a Newtonian Telescope, using a collimating eyepiece and a collimating laser.
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    Practical: Summer Nights 2014-11-18

    Cool stuff to look at over the summer break.
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    Practical: Telescope Teardown 2014-10-21

    Come and see how a small Newtonian reflector telescope is made and aligned.
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    Practical: Comets and the solar system 2014-09-19

    What they are, where to find them, and what to look for. Charts and descriptions of 30 Globular clus
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    Practical: Globular Clusters 2014-08-19

    What they are, where to find them, and what to look for. Charts and descriptions of 30 Globular clus
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    Practical: Scorpius and the winter sky 2014-06-17

    Star clusters and double stars in and around Scorpius. RR Scorpii variable star. Asteroids Ceres and
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    Practical: Dark Nebulae 2015-07-21

    Snakes, Kiwis and other Doodads.
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    Practical: The Messier Marathon 2015-03-19

    An introduction to the Messier catalogue, the CAS catalogue, and observing madness!
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    CAS Mag: CAS Magazine November 2015 2015-11-17

    November 2015 edition of CASMag, the official magazine of the Canterbury Astronomical Society.
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