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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

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Astrophotography related topics.

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Last post by jeffweiss9
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Last post by sgottlieb
in OR: April observing with...
on April 26, 2015, 05:53:51 PM

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Last post by rljtac
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on April 18, 2015, 09:32:06 AM

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Last post by Davids
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Did you know TAC members can join the Astronomical League?

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Last post by DDK
in Re: TAC-AL Award News
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Last post by buynoski
in Re: 7-9&16 Call for star...
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Last post by richozer
in GSSP 2015 Registration i...
on January 12, 2015, 11:39:01 PM

Astronomy Equipment

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

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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 SeanMcCauliff
in 10in LX200 GPS Needs Wor...
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