Quote:How tall is that column piece that you added below the M2?
Carton 60mm f/16.7,crawmach focuser+tube rings, SV M1 C8, SV M2 Apogee 80mm f/5, Porta II, Manny's panhandle,focus knobs Borg eyepiece turret 28mm RKE 48,32,24,16,12,8,6mm Brandon Denk binos,32,26,9.7mm Plössl pairs 27mm Panoptic Astro chair SkySafari pro
My astrophotography website
Celestron C8 Registry
"If you want to succeed in the world, you don't have to be much cleverer than other people. You just have to be one day earlier.” -- Leo Szilard
Quote:Nice rig Jeff!I have been tempted several times to move from my C11 to a C14 for my G11, but have so far resisted.Is that 55 lb of counterweights you have on there?? Steve
Refractors Reflectors Two Cats A few eyepieces
Celestron CG-5⁴, CGEM², C6-N, C6, C8, Nexstar 8SE, 6SE, ONYX 80 EDF, Orion ST 80 A Vixen R130SF w/Porta II mount William Optics ZS110 ED APO, FLT 132 Triplet APO, SV70 ED SV115T20 Wicháhpih'a
Quote:The C14 out at our clubs dark sky site.
My mistress is an orange C8
.... back yard astronomer ================= Don't forget to look at the moon often. Its a play ground of fun if you throttle up the magnification!
Chris Celestron C8 "Orange Tube" Orion XT6 Dobsonian
ATM Nut.6" F15 Jaegers Refractor on Homebuilt EQ mount12.5" Homebuilt NewtProjects:16" F7.2 Reflector
Celestron 925 EdgeHD Hyperstar
Canon T1i modified by Brent Oliver
XX12g, XT8, C80ED, C102GT, C90. t4s, t6s, a few pans and radians, UO orthos, ultimas
Joined June 2012: Location, Ottawa, Ontario
Mes télescopes et jumelles:
150mm F5 Newt on EQ5, 127mm Mak Cass on AZ4
Oberwerk BT70-45 and 15X70 SkyMasters
Quote:Meant to say my C14 on my pier on my rented pad out at our clubs dark sky site NW of the greater LA basin.
Quote:I don't own this one anymore (thankfully!). This is a Dynamax 8 that I bought, used, in 1981. I kept it for way too long before getting rid of it.
Happy owner of--
A Mag 1, 12.5 inch Porta Ball
A Dual Axis Equatorial Platform
A PST Double Stack
Homemade 16"F6.5 dob(Stellafane optical winner 1996) and 22.6" F4.9 homemade mirrors, 10"F7 dob (Stellafane 2nd opt 2009)Celestron Ultima 9.25 dynascope RV6 1973, Orange C14 1975,orangeSupC8,c11/C5orangetube CGEM, CGE, Meade 30 UWA5K,34&28mmSWA 5k,14mmUWA4K 4K/ES9mm&14mm100degree/panoptic 22mm/nagler11mmT6/7mmT1/3.5mmT6/T.V.WF 19mm and 15mm, Cel AXIOM LX 23mm/15mm Sears 80F15 3#4454/sears4-6344 76mmf16
Quote:My new edgehd 8"
Quote: Nice C8, looks new!!
Celestron C11 Orion 8" Newton Astrograph Orion 180mm MCT Explorer Scientific AR152 Celestron NexStar 8SE Orion ST80a Orion StarBlast 6i IntelliScope Orion BT-100 Celestron CGEM Stellacam II (video) Stellacam III (video) Samsung SCB-2000 Modified Astro-Video Systems Advance MKII Video Camera Orion G3 Color CCD Canon 6D DSLR for astro imaging
Quote:Quote:My new edgehd 8" Nice. Still waiting on mine. What's the finder scope like? Also is that the VX mount?