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Rocket Launcher II


Rocket Launcher II


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    Robert Provin
    Apr 08 2007 06:47 PM
    Holy Smokes! What a set-up!
    This is really quite an interesting picture. Which scopes do we see here? What mount? How heavy is the payload on the mount? Anyway, happy shootin'
    The mount looks definitely a bit extreme one. I wonder, what is a work load?
    Ya got that launcher registered with the RCMP ?
    The mount is a William Optics GT-ONE upgraded with the HD motors, counterweight shaft and counterweights. The maximum payload is 80 pounds. Scopes are all William Optics: FLT132/M90/ZS66EDT in the centre piggybacked. Looking from the rear: On the left - FLT110 piggybacked with M80CAF2 and a ZS66Petsval hung below. On the right - ZS110 piggybacked with ZS80FD Anniversary and a ZS66SD hung below. There are a variety of DSLRs, digital cameras, CCD cameras, binos, diagonals, eyepieces, RDFs and finders attached to the scopes. Everything but the cameras are WO. It started to snow before we could attempt an alignment or turn the mount on.
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    PW_Stargazer
    Aug 29 2008 02:41 PM
    Isn't that a little bit of an over-kill? I can see one for viewing and a second for imaging, but all of the others?
    ...good Lord!...pick a lane Mildred!...I love it!
    Clever new eyepiece holder.........
    Good one Klitwo!
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    Ian Robinson
    Jul 02 2009 06:06 AM
    why so many scopes on one mount ?



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