Dealing with dew

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Alex Pratt

Hi Tim,

I have one of these heater bands around the collar of the corrector plate of my C11

RVO Heater Bands With Integrated Controller – Rother Valley Optics Ltd

and a dew shield (made from a black foam exercise mat) over the heater band and ‘scope tube.

Apart from a few nights during our glorious summer, the heater band is switched on before an observing session and kept running until close of play. No more misty optics…