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No New Posts New Subscribers and Beginners: Start Here

Beginners section and info on how to use these forums. Beginner advice, observing lists, monthly sky guides.

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Last post by DDK
in Re: Introductions
on September 15, 2015, 01:49:06 AM

No New Posts TAC Visual

The main SF-Bay TAC Observers forum. The topics here are those of the original TAC mail list, with a primary focus on Visual Observing in and around the greater San Francisco Bay Area

Moderator: Marko

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76 Topics

Last post by jeffweiss9
in Re: Dancing planets in t...
on November 06, 2015, 01:03:20 PM

No New Posts TAC Imaging

Astrophotography related topics.

Moderators: RBA, RalphWaid

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38 Topics

Last post by jeffweiss9
in Sh2-199 Soul Nebula
on November 22, 2015, 11:52:47 AM

No New Posts Observing Reports

Post your OR's here. HINT: Use the Search bar at top right to find postings about objects in the Observing Reports!

Moderator: DDK

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79 Topics

Last post by Dan Wright
in Re: Halloween Treats for...
on November 01, 2015, 09:12:21 AM

No New Posts Observing Intents

Invite others to join you by posting upcoming observing dates here. These are open invitations. Please start the 'Subject' field with YYYY-MM-DD, Observing Site If someone else has already posted the date/site, then add your intent as a reply.

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Last post by Peter Natscher
in OI - Fremont Peak Observ...
on November 12, 2015, 09:25:32 AM

No New Posts Observing Sites

SF Bay Area and Northern California Observing Sites. Please, only one entry per site. Discussions about sites are encouraged, but creating new sites will be moderated.

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Last post by sgottlieb
in Re: Lake Sonoma
on July 28, 2015, 10:52:56 PM

No New Posts TAC-AL

Did you know TAC members can join the Astronomical League?

Moderator: rljtac

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Last post by rljtac
in Renewal Time for TAC-AL
on June 06, 2015, 11:25:03 AM

No New Posts Calendar: Announcements by Clubs, Societies, etc.

Post to this board using the Calendar. For non-TAC astronomy events including lectures, star parties, fund raisers, classes.

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Last post by Dave Ittner
in Re: Annual Fall Swap Mee...
on November 22, 2015, 01:42:51 AM

No New Posts Annual Star Parties

Discussions specific to GSSP, CalStar and other major star parties

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13 Topics

Last post by CharlieWicks
in CalStar 2016
on September 16, 2015, 09:47:13 AM

Astronomy Equipment

No New Posts Equipment Discussions

Technical discussions of Astronomy gear that might be off topic on the main forum... including optics, electronics, whatever.

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8 Topics

Last post by Jrgose
in Re: Aluminet
on April 09, 2015, 09:20:26 AM

No New Posts TAC Astro Classifieds

A place to list for sale or wanted. Please, only astronomy related. Only registered members may reply to postings.

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Last post by 3gswish
in C14/Paramount/STV Setup ...
on September 12, 2015, 09:43:00 AM

The Lounge

No New Posts Forum stuff

forum stuff. help and how-to and ideas.

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Last post by Peter Natscher
in Re: Andrew Bell
on November 05, 2015, 02:41:39 PM

No New Posts Rants and Off Topic

Most anything not Astronomy related, but please, no hate. OT threads could land here.

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Last post by Marko
in Re: The new TAC is getti...
on July 14, 2015, 12:38:00 PM

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