Christopher AstroSky 16 inch dob 12.5 inch build for my dad. http://s1232.photobucket.com/u...%20inch%20truss%20II
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Quote:So thanks Danny. Your plans work.
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Quote: After visiting with and ordering a AstroSky 16 inch dob from James I think I was inspired by the aspect of building wooden truss dobs and started to wonder about my 12 inch Zhumell that I really only use at home in my light polluted skies.
Quote:Another plus is scope is much more stable.
__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Sheet Metal Worker/Welder Indiana Astronomical Society 6" f/10 home brew dob, Quantum 4, 90mm Apex Mak, Criterion RV-6, Criterion RV-8, Coulter Odyssey 1 13.1", Meade 16" Lightbridge, Sears Discoverer 4-6305A, Manon 60mm (The Marsha Scope), Towa 11T, Tasco 10TE
Quote: Where are the plans you are referencing?
Quote: My mirror baffle is inset some not flush.
Quote: Quote: Where are the plans you are referencing? they are hidden deep inside an obscure thread so no one can find them. I wouldn't get the home depot ply cause it is lame. you might try to make your own truss connectors. it could save you $100 per end.