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Dobson Factory: A scope for Cerro Paranal (VLT)

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#1 PierreDesvaux


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Posted 11 January 2013 - 02:08 PM

The Dobson Factory just completed a new 21" dobsonian scope for one of its client working as Chief Optician at VLT (European Very Large Telescope), Cerro Paranal, Chile.

- This is an fd 4 instrument, equiped with Servocat motorization and Argo Navis.
- 18 points cell.
- 8 trusses, aluminium 35 mm.

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All details about this instrument and its building are here:


Hereunder is a 24" dobsonian, fd 3,3 recently completed, together with a 16", fd 4,5. The 16" scope went to Germany.

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The Dobson Factory

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