A tribute to attention deficit disorder...
"A cat is a puzzle for which there is no solution"
|Hobart N50 Rebuild Updated 2/3/13|
|Adventures in Powder Coating|
|Vacuum Forming Follies|
|Friends and Family|
|Second (Annual?) Un-Official IATN BBQ 2012|
|Un-Official IATN Southwest BBQ 2011|
|Kitty Photo Album|
|Cats We Know|
|Cooking & Baking|
|HexBeam Antenna Construction|
|Astro Ham page Lists sites, repeaters and other Hams with telescopes Updated 11/25/2009|
|Products for Sale, Custom Telescope Parts|
|Arid-Zona Clear Sky Clocks (map with selected hyperlinks)|
|Selected AZ Clear Sky Clocks|
|Clear Sky Clock Home Page|
|Star Party Page|
|Arizona Clubs and Observing Sites (now includes nearby Amateur Radio repeaters)|
|US Naval Observatory Time Service|
|National Fire & Weather page. Very good information!|
|Topo Maps on the Web!|
|Awesome Weather Maps and Info|
|NOAA forecasts in Graphic & text formats (very cool!)|
|Weather Maps and Resources|
|Photography Page - Show & Tell images|
|Photo Albums Updated 11/19/2011|
|Telescope Pages - concerning the Meade LX50 , Meade ETX125 , Celestron C11, Accessories and Atlas EQ-G mount|
|Machine Shop Pages|
|Links Of All Kinds!!|
|Download Page - Information to take with you when you leave|
|Send Feedback - Here's where you go to complain about my site!!|
|Who is Beevo??|
Current Lunar Phase
Live Solar Camera in Ha light
Sky Safari is now available in the Droid OS version!!
Beevo's LX50-SD Mounting Is For Sale!
(Will Trade for a 7" Meade MAK OTA with UHTC coatings)
Includes Super Wedge, Mounting and Accessories! Email for details. Fits 10" Meade Optical Tube.
See it here.....
4/19/2008 Page now available for the Beevo Paddle wireless telescope hand controller.
6/8/2008 Griffin Ranch site added
7/22/2008 Atlas Re-work Page updated
8/29/2008 Observing Site Page updated, Griffin Ranch added
9/13/2008 Tripod Construction page added
10/8/2008 Tripod Construction page updated
11/06/2008 Beevo granted an Amateur Radio Technician License
12/19/2008 Amateur Radio Page added
1/25/2009 Links page updated, Amateur Radio added
4/19/2009 Repeater information added to Observing Sites page.
5/2/2009 Astro Ham information added
7/10/2009 Hex Beam Antenna page added
7/27/2009 Hex Beam Antenna Center Post progress update
8/7/2009 Repair for blown motor driver chip on LX50 scopes posted, available for sale!
8/15/2009 Hex Beam Antenna Center Post progress update
11/25/2009 Astro Ham information updated
9/3/2010 Amateur Radio Page updated
9/3/2010 Mobile HF Page added
11/23/2010 Hex Beam Wires page added. Progress on all part of the Hex Beam in the last week. Assembly commences Thanksgiving weekend!
12/24/2010 Tripod Construction update, progress has recommenced! An extensive amount of progress has occurred.
1/1/2011 A "lightly used" Wellsaw horizontal metal cutting band saw was acquired and the restoration project will be documented here
2/19/2011 HF Portable page added
4/11/2011 Tripod Anti-Vibration Pads construction added
6/24/2011 HexBeam Choke Balun Construction added
7/9/2011 System Grounding Page added
7/17/2011 Mast and Rotator page added
10/8/2011 SW Iatn BBQ page added
11/19/2011 UP 844 visits Arizona for the State Centennial
5/25/2012 Beevo built a weather station here's a link
1/7/2013 Hobart N50 Page added
4/10/2013 Beevo went back to Iowa!
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Bill VanOrden (aka Beevo)
Tempe, AZ USA
33º 22' N 111º 57' W
Give or take a meter or two!
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