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
7x35 and 10x50 sears tower binocs, 3" f/10 edmunds reflector, 2.4" f/11.7 manon refractor, 6" f/8 jaegers refractor, 10" f/11 R30 Istar refractor, 3" f/15.8 sans&streiffe refractor, 3.1" f/15 selsi refractor(towa 339), 2.4" f/15 sears refractor, selsi 30x30mm spyglass, criterion 5-draw 25x45x75x spyglass(1957), 4.25" f/14.8 tasco 20te.http://cleardarksky.com/c/OmahaNEkey.html
Astronomical League Member At Large
Black Hole Observatory
10'X16' ROR Observatory
Celestron 11" SCT
Celestron 8" SCT
Atlas 8" f4.9 Reflector
Orion Atlas EQ-G
A few REALLY good EP's
A few not so good
Docent at the Rose Center for Earth and Space at the American Museum of Natural History
Quote:It's hard to tell, but does your roof roll on three tracks?Michael
AP 130 GT 8" EDGE HD AVX on AP Wood Tripod Canon T2i
Quote:Here is the start of my observatory, where I live the frost goes 4' I went 6' with footing for pier & I'm setting closed cell foam above footing . It will be 18x10 with a 8x10 warm room overlooking pier area. I will post more pics as I move forward with bldg.
Meade LX200 10" f/6.3 Classic
Celestron Nexstar 8SE
Celestron 90mm Mak Meade 90mm f/8.8 Refractor
Celestron CR-150-HD6 ,6" f/8 Refractor
TASCO 60MM X 900 MM Refractor (My first scope that my wife gave to me for Christmas in '91 , still have it.
Celestron CG5 Advanced Mount
Celestron Bino Viewer
Orange Zone 10'X12' Roll Off Roof Observatory Southeast, South Dakota
ROR Observatory Levenhuk 8" carbon fiber RC, Astro Physics CCDT67 Astro-Tech AT8IN w/Moonlite, Baader Mark III MPCC Levenhuk 80mm triplet, Astro Tech 0.8X reducer/flattener Celestron CGEM DX w/HyperTune STF-8300M SX 7 position 36mm CFW Astrodon 5nm H-alpha Little Piney Observatory
Quote:Here is mine ...
Primary Scope: Orion XX14IWith StarSeek and SS Pro Previous Scope: SW 10 Truss Dob on Z10 Base Eyepiece Collection: Meade 30mm and 24mm uwa 2" EP, ES 18mm and 4.7 82 degree EPs, and ES 9mm 100 degree EP 10X50 binocs with Monopod
Terry Danks Photography: Birds, Scenery, a little astrophotography too. http://danks.netfirms.com/home.htm Equipment List: Too embarrassed to list it all. Roll-off-roof Observatory Constructed Fall, 2013
Quote:OMG,you had to bring in an Excavator?!
Quote:Yep! Considerable "deforestation" was necessary to get any skyroom. Forest was "over mature" as they apparently say in the forestry biz. It's their way of saying "the trees are falling over dead!"
"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
http://www.astrobin.com/users/KaiYang/ AT65EDQ + iEQ30 + CanonT3i(mod by Gary Honis) + CLS