Re: What does GTO stand for in A-P mounts (i.e. A-P1100GTO)


Karen Christen
 

I’ve been enjoying all your submissions of what GTO stands for.  The truth is, it’s a shortening of GoTo, and a nod to some very cool cars.  We have a bunch of car geeks among the Astro-Folk and they like to name things after them, hence the Gran Turismo, Mach1 & 2, etc.  So no one wins the guessing game.  But my personal favorite entry goes to…

>>Michael Kelly:  God That’s Outstanding!

Karen

AP

 

 

From: main@ap-gto.groups.io <main@ap-gto.groups.io> On Behalf Of Peter Nagy
Sent: Sunday, September 26, 2021 2:21 PM
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Subject: [ap-gto] What does GTO stand for in A-P mounts (i.e. A-P1100GTO)

 

Title says it all. Does it stand for "Grand Touring Optics". :-)

Is it based on your favorite cars like Pontiac GTO?

Peter


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Karen Christen
Astro-Physics

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