Ron NS11GPS Pronto
16" dob Vixen NA140SS
127mm F9 Surplus Shed/Crawmach kit scope
Best of ATM
Norme 150mm MCT f/13, 31% CO Yellow Zone "People say I'm in denial. I disagree."
Active instruments: 4.25" f/6 Newtonian on altazimuth Springfield mount with crutch tripod -- telescope for the handicapped. 12" f/6 Newtonian Telescope maker since 1958; always more to come? Well maybe just one more and it will be something very special Stellafane Awards: 1977 1st award for 4" f/6 refractor 1978 1st award for 4" f/4 Lurie Aplanat 1983 1st award for Newtonian smoking pipe For Sky and Telescope articles, please see Bio info.
Living at a dark site, I make scope when I have the inclination. I also do woodworking, cycling and other outdoor activities
Quote:All great instruments to be sure.Gary is a RASC member in Victoria, and our chapter here in Vancouver was planning on a workshop to make a bunch of 8" ones but it way be the new carry-on resriction may foul that up.