"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
Quote:At one time knew the history of the company but I can't remember anything. Robert
Show me an aging Greek and I'll show you the Nick of time.
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
Classic refractors incl. Unitrons, Zeiss, Goto Optical, Royal Astro, Edmund; visual observer.
"Toto, I have a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore!"
Calypte Anza, California
Refractors Reflectors Two Cats A few eyepieces
Quote:When I was a kid in the 70s, I used to get these great B&W catalogs stuffed with stuff-- from astronomy to chemistry to magic to toys. Then I recall the catalog went glossy and downsized. No more new-old stock rubber stoppers, test tubes, or nuts and bolts. When did they finally go kaput?
Uncle Rod Uncle Rod's Astroblog: http://uncle-rods.blogspot.com/
Quote:You can say that again. Their prices are outrageous,
http://www.astrobin.com/users/budman1961/ Meade LX3 8" OTA/IEQ45 Mallincam HyperPlus Color, QHY5L-II Mono Orion Mini Finder/Guider
Quote:Did anybody ever order the giant weather balloon. The one in the catalog photograph that was a tall as the house it was nest to
Canon T2i Unmodded
Orion Atlas Mount
Orion SSAG Mini Guider
Capture Software - Backyard EOS, PHD, EQMOD
Meade 2120 LX3 (Now on the Atlas and getting used a little!)
NW Mass, inches from Vermont
(well....it used to say that.....)