CPC1100, Hyperstar III, Canon T3 (Full Spectrum Mod)
POD XL3 w/PZT (Promethean Visions Observatory) / www.promethean-visions.com
My Astrobin --> Escher's Astrobin Feed
I think it is clearing up!
Retired owner of Tectron Telescopes and retired editor of "Amateur Astronomy Magazine." Author of "The Modern Dobsonian" and "Starry Starry Nights"
David M. Douglass - Tempe, Arizona - http://www.az-dahut.net/
Quote:Tom said:"I hope this tread has given you guys the idea of building your own observatory dome."...Yeah.... Call Tom and invite him over !!
Black Creek Observatory C11 EdgeHD C8 AT6RC Eon80mmED
Quote:How do you get your telescope in the dome? I assume it breaks down into manageable pieces.Mike
Quote:Quote:How do you get your telescope in the dome? I assume it breaks down into manageable pieces.Mike Mike, Now the door opening shows up. Getting closer to finishing the project. Now it is just hanging the doors ahd shutter and trim pieces, and of course lots of painting.Notice the cloudy skies. One of the winter storms was passing by on the way north to snow all over everyone. So, now you know that we don't have perfect skies every night.
Z 10, AD 12, ES 127 APO Parks Jovian-4
5" F/9 1st-gen "blue" AP StarFire on Dobbins GEM Mount 6" F/15 J.W.Fecker Refractor on - I'm not sure yet 5" Classic Orange C-5 - with lots of old stuff 10" Meade DS-10 - w/LEATHER end caps 12" LightBridge - extensively moded Jason 60mm Discoverer Model 313 Meade ETX-90EC with Autostar Way too many other 60 mm's Fujinon 6x30 FMTR-SX bino 8' Exploradome with Bay 1st Gen Smoothies - All 5
12.5 " F5.6 Homemade Dob , mirror ground and figured by myself 10 " F4.0 LXD55 Meade 6" F8 Homemade Dob , mirror ground and figured by myself , Sears 60mm x 900mm Refractor
DreamCatcher Dobservatory/AstroTech 16" dob.