Indiana for a three more weeks...
14.5" Teeter w/ Richard Fagin mirror, TT #66
EON 120ED on CG-5 ASGT
Lunt LS60THa/B1200 Sky Guy Porta II
Denk Super System with A45 OCS
Orion XX14g, Orion XT8, 80mm Go Scope, 4.5 Starblast EQ
35mm Panoptic, 24mm ES, 14 & 10mm Pentax XW, 2.5mm Nagler Lumicon OIII Telrad Orion 25mm Kellner, 7mm Celestron Ortho
Orion Mini-Giant Bino 9x63
Couch-Potato Telescope (Bino Chair made by Sim Picheloup)
"For now we see in a mirror dimly..."
Home made 16" f5 Terry Ostahowski optics - ArgoNavis/ServoCAT ES 30 mm, Ethos 21, 13 and 10 mm Paracorr II Antares Barlow 2" 1.6X 2" DGM NPB (UHC) filter 2" Catseye Cheshire/Sight tube 2" Howie Glatter laser + Tublug
Home-built Dob 10 F6/Zambuto/Osypowski Platform Starmaster 7 Oak Classic- Zambuto Discmount DM-4 w encoders Stellarvue 80ED Stellarvue 70ED Stellarvue 60 Finder Tasco 50 refractor (1966 birthday gift) Orion 80ST Lunt 60 Double Stack Bogen with Dwarfstar mount AT Voyager mount Celestron SLT mount Astro Physics 15x70 Binos Orion Parallelogram mount
Quote:<< Can't wait to see it in action. Bob >>As the saying goes 'never say never'.....with respects to saying 'no' to buying more high-end large scopes. So is it possible one of these new Horizon's might be in your future?
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"
Quote:60" Bob? Now you're talking. I'm sure Mike would like the challenge…Lockwood has finished refiguring my mirror. As Mike says, it had demons in it.Tom
StarStructure 24" f/3.3 Kennedy | ServoCAT/Argo Navis Astro-Physics 175EDF | AP1100GTO | ATS Portable Pier Psalm 19.1 - A Psalm of David. "The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above proclaims his handiwork".
Quote:Here is another pic showing the top of the mirror box looking straight down the OTA.
<2 hour drive to gray/black zone “Contrast is not everything. Outside of aperture, contrast is the only thing” -Carl Zambuto
Quote:I talked to Mike about a week ago. He said that my 30 rocker /mirrorbox is smaller than his 28 inch LE, amazing!Maybe i don´t need a trailer after all??
Celestron Edge 8"
9/11- Never Forget.