"The White Zone is for loading or unloading of passengers only. No Astrophotography." Cosmic Acres! Greatest restoration challenge: Tulley and Sons 3" achromat on Altazimuth mount, circa ~late 1820s
Tak-106, AP900GTO, Unitrons, Masuyamas
The optimist thinks this is the best of all possible worlds. The pessimist fears it is true. "J. Robert Oppenheimer"
Classic refractors; visual observer, old school.
"Toto, I have a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore."
Quote:Now I think about I did see the counterweight bar in the pictures, but did I see a counterweight ? There should be two of them for the 130.
What some may view as an argument I view as a different perspective.
Quote:Ouch! I think you're right - there's no counterweight. I think there should be one, though. Problem is, getting one the right color will be difficult, and Tak weights are expensive - I bought one for my EM-10. A 10 pounder, I think, that was over $100. Everything Tak is expensive.-Tim.
Quote:I love hearing that I am right