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The Business End of a Vintage Sears Refractor
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Poster: ngc6475 (see all of this user's photos)
Description: This is the focuser of the 6333-A Sears refractor. I disassembled it, cleaned, and relubed it. It moves reasonably smoothly, but it is no Unitron!


jonnyastro
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 2/14/2006
Posts: 3449
That is actually really attractive.
Mon Jan 28, 2008 7:51pm
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jwaldo
Smart Mime

Registered: 4/26/2004
Posts: 3885
Ain't it, though? :D The blue tube color is neat, and all the chrome doesn't hurt, either :P
Wed Feb 20, 2008 8:04pm
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sharkzf6
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Registered: 6/15/2007
Posts: 80
It brings a tear to my eye seeing vintage stuff like this ... thanks for the memories!


Smile
Sun Jun 22, 2008 11:58am
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Dr Morbius
Post Laureate

Registered: 2/6/2007
Posts: 3644
Brings back the old term Razzle - Dazzle, but in a good way !!
Sat Mar 14, 2009 12:45am
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