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17.5 Dobsonian Telescope Sold!

Price - $1,200.00

Ad Number: 73854

Posted: 04 Mar 2016

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17.5 Inch Dobsonian Telescope. $1750. Sky Scout included for use as object locator. Located near Peoria, IL
Coulter Mirror was evaluated as above average by expert telescope builder, Dan Joyce. Focal ratio 4.5. Secondary mirror is 4.5" diameter.
Williams 2" / 1.25" focuser (Crayford-Style). Case rebuilt in the style of the Obsession Telescope. Wood is Finnish Marine Quality Birch with Teflon bearings. Mirror cooling fan not connected. No dew removal system.

Height of telescope is 78". Base is 22" high and 27" square. Have not been able to obtain total weight but it easily disassembles for transport. Mirror has sturdy case.


  • Condition Excellent
  • Location Zip 61530 near Peoria IL

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