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15 cm Zeiss coude Sold!

Price - $17,500.00

Ad Number: 127616

Posted: 29 Jan 2018

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15 cm Zeiss coude refractor with full complement of Zeiss accessories. A massive, permanently mounted telescope used world - wide in research and educational observatories. Accessories include a 60 mm aperture F/4.5 astro-camera, a Sun/Moon camera with reticle eyepiece, 5 position rotating eyepiece turret, binocular viewer, a double set of eyepieces (6,10,16,24 mm), 40 mm and 60 mm eyepieces, a neutral filter set, barlow lens, full aperture solar filter and sun projection screen.
This scope provides superb lunar, planetary, solar and double star viewing. The coude arrangement is ideal for public observations from a comfortable fixed location wherever the telescope is pointing. Price new in 1978 was $75,000. Well maintained and fully functional.
Also available is a 3 meter early- 1990’s Silver Series Observa-Dome with a matching aluminum wall and door enclosure. Electric dome rotation, manual shutter. A well designed, fully functional unit. The present price of this model is $41,000.
Asking $17,500 for the telescope and accessories; $13,500 for the ObservaDome.
Seller handles disassembly and packing; buyer pays for shipping.


  • Condition Very good
  • Location Boston area

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