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Kits, Kits, Kits for Strut or Truss Telescopes For Sale

Price - $595.00

Ad Number: 123039

Posted: 05 Dec 2017

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You'll save a bundle of $$$$ by ordering one of these wood kits. The Kits include all the wood pieces you'll need to assemble a telescope -- but is as "unfinished furniture". You'll need to fine sand, stain and/or varnish as you prefer. The kit includes EVERYTHING you'll need to complete your telescope (you'll use your own spider/secondary, focuser and primary mirror/cell).

The BASIC KIT includes:
1) Ooptical Tube Assembly components, with all holes pre-drilled.
2) Altitude Bearings. Ebony Star laminate (or substitute) included. Teflon bearings included.
3) Rocker Box. Pieces include the sides cut for the altitude bearings, front/rear support and bottom board drilled for the Ground Board. Azimuth laminate included. Teflon bearings included.
4) Ground Board. Center drilled to match the Rocker Box.
5) Two clamps. These can be used for the finder, a counterweight or other use. A 1.25# weight is included.
6) Inserts for your tubing. Kydex is included for a "focuser" baffle. All of the nuts, bolts, screws (all the hardware) needed for final assembly.
7) All aluminum tubing (struts) included.

Strut Truss**
6" - 10" ............... $595 $CALL
12"-14"................. $695 $1095
15" - 18".............. $795 $1195

We have mirror cells, spiders, optics, focusers or special requirements if needed.

Call us or email to discuss your project

tel: 650-315-5678


  • Condition New
  • Location Palm Desert, CA.

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