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18” Albert Highe Design Dobson Sold!

Price - $4,900.00

Ad Number: 168383

Posted: 14 Apr 2019

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This beautifully hand crafted Dobsonian Reflector is an Albert Highe 3 pole design, built by Michelle Stone out of Birch Plywood. The rocker supports are 16 ply birch plywood, Teflon bearings
18” F4.2 Pegasus Mirror mounted on a custom light weight mirror cell
Starlight Instruments Focuser with a 2” Drawtube
Protostar Spider and Diagonal holder with secondary heating element
3.5” secondary
Stellarview red dot finder mounted on the upper ring
Orion 9x50 right angle, correct image finder scope
The Focuser is mounted on the top ring 10 degrees off axis to allow more easy viewing at lower altitudes
ServoCat Jr. go-to and tracking
Argo Navis DSC and high resolution encoders
Powered Ground Board- allows power to run up the axis of the scope
Stalk for Argo Navis
Wheel Barrow handles with pneumatic tires
Custom “Mouse Cover” to cover rear of mirror box while stored
A set of “short poles” so that the long poles can be removed and the scope can stay “assembled “ during transport
AstroSystems Nylon Cover
Large carpet for use for setup
A 3lb Sliding Counter Weight that allows the Scope to maintain balance for any combination of Paracorr eyepieces or BinoViewer
Mortise and Tenon joinery, stainless steel hardware with hex-head screws
Thoughtful design allows for easy setup
Light baffle design does not require a shroud
Beautiful water based finish
Spare sets of cables and cords
Full bound Documentation of Argo Navis and makers instructions for assembling, disassembling and transport
95lb total weight and mirror box weight of about 45lb
TeleVue Paracorr PCV-2000 included

contact me if you have any questions


  • Condition Excellent
  • Location Ramona, CA

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