“The first gulp from the glass of natural sciences will turn you into an atheist, but at the bottom of the glass God is waiting for you.” ― Werner Heisenberg
12" LX200 GPS
10" LX200 GPS
4" Unitron 150
4" Bosma refractor
Denk Binotron 27, D14's and D21's
Galaxy Note 8 running SkySafari Pro via Bluetooth
Wireless Autostar II
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Quote:Quote:Here is mine ...Stephan Great job! Any construction details and/or pics you can provide?
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Nine telescopes of a diverse nature. My Web Site Cosmic Cat: a children's book about astronomy for iPad. English Lessons for Amateur Astronomers
Quote: Real happy with the dome, works great, a good value but wish I had ordered the Aluminum ring.Larry
Quote:Frozen Tundra Observatory
AP 130 GT 8" EDGE HD AVX on AP Wood Tripod Canon T2i Olde Crow Observatory
Perry P. Event Horizon Observatory Moscow Mills MO:
Celestron C8 Advanced Series, Orion Nautilus 7 position Filter Wheel, JMI Motorized Focuser, Mallincam Xtreme (zero class chip), Meade DS2000 Milapse for DSLR with 497 controller, Coronado Solarmax II 60mm DS with 10mm blocking filter, LXD75 mount, 497 controller, Imaging Source DMK41AU02.as, QHY5L-II-C
Quote:Here a link to some pictures of my build of a roll away observatory I bought on Amazon for under $500. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.517407268290547.123019.100000638365...
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
My little Agatha. You left too soon. My furry friends, past and present, are always with me.
"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
LX-50 10" 10" Dob Skywatcher 100 ED ASgtCG-5 astrotech 80mm and 66mm apos Es 127 achro various eye pieces and accessories.
Quote:Megabusa,that is an awesome observatory! My homeowners association would not allow me to build something that close to the property line. I,m thinking of putting a peir out in the middle of my yard. Enjoy that observatory.
Celestron 11" Edge HD CPC, 11" NexStar GPS, 8SE; Meade AR6, AR5; SkyWatcher ED100, Astro-Tech AT80LE, Orion ST-80 CGEM w/SBS rig, Celestron NightScape, NexGuide; Modded Canon 450D, Nikon D90, StarShoot AG, & HD webcam Denk PowerxSwitch S2, TV 3.7, 8, 13, 17, 21 mm Ethos, Astro Tech 40 mm. www.orionranchobservatory.com
Living at a dark site, I make scope when I have the inclination. I also do woodworking, cycling and other outdoor activities
Quote:What is the de-focused stuff in the foreground?
DEEP SKY--- ISTAR 150mm F8 R35 PLANETARY- CARTON 100mm F13 UNISTAR---- DELUXE MOUNT NAGLER---22T4-17T4-12T4-9T6-7T6 RADIAN---06 - PANOPTIC 35mm OBSERVATORY: Bortle Blue County Line
Quote:I couldn't find a carpenter after the flood so I had to build it by myself.The Lock and Dam #24 Personal Observatory - Clarksville Mo.