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#76 Mr Dale

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Posted 03 December 2007 - 12:02 PM

Yes, it is, Duane. Just the other night I was out and it was 16 degrees F. And lo and behold, it was 16F in the shed too! :waytogo:

#77 Wayne Parrish

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Posted 03 December 2007 - 07:25 PM

I,'m sure everyone's tired of seeing it but here it is for sake of the list. Thanks

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#78 rodney

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Posted 03 December 2007 - 07:30 PM

Rock and Roll Wayne,
I never get tired of seeing this awesome set up.

Remember imitation is the greatest form of flattery.

Clear skies,

#79 Starman27

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Posted 03 December 2007 - 11:18 PM

I'm not tired. Nice building.

#80 macastronomer

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Posted 04 December 2007 - 12:51 AM

I'm glad you posted it as I've not seen it. Pretty cool. Definitely the best of both worlds.

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#81 Wayne Parrish

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Posted 04 December 2007 - 03:23 PM

GEEEZZ, You guys expecting a Christmas present from me ? Thanks for the vote of approval. Wayne

#82 Buzzer

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Posted 15 December 2007 - 07:18 PM

Mikey,
That is a great idea, split roll off. it looks like it belongs as part of the house. It is one of my favorites, Andy

#83 HendyPhoto

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Posted 16 December 2007 - 01:01 PM

Well, I finally got around to taking some pictures of my finished roll-off! I completed it about 4 weeks ago and I built it with the skyshed plans.
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#84 1965healy

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Posted 16 December 2007 - 01:16 PM

jon, thats a beauty! Don't forget the snowshoes and hot chocolate!

#85 HendyPhoto

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Posted 16 December 2007 - 01:40 PM

Thank you Karen!! It has made cold nights enjoyable again.

#86 mikey cee

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Posted 16 December 2007 - 02:59 PM

Jon......Dang them there pictures look cold! That low sun angle and all. Don't forget to seal it good too maintain that rich color! :waytogo:Mike

#87 HendyPhoto

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Posted 17 December 2007 - 07:11 PM

Thanks Mike! Yeah, its a bit nippy here at night! Luckily I was able to get it stained and sealed before it got too cold, but I am thinking I might need another coat.

#88 Speedawg

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Posted 31 December 2007 - 07:43 PM

Wow! Very nice all! I really enjoyed looking at your observatories. I will be putting one up this spring or early summer. You all have given me a lot of ideas. Thanks! Very good forum!

#89 DeanS

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Posted 13 January 2008 - 11:43 AM

Here is mine, again as I am sure I posted this before somewhere on here.

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#90 DeanS

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Posted 13 January 2008 - 11:45 AM

Here it is opened up. Only plans I used, or borrowed, was Chris Veldars roller details.

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#91 Chris Schroeder

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Posted 13 January 2008 - 01:25 PM

Very Nice Dean :waytogo:

#92 erbemone

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Posted 25 February 2008 - 01:39 AM

How could anyone complain about 42" /
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#93 GrampianStars

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Posted 25 February 2008 - 11:03 PM

G'day from Australia
My Own design with drop down walls

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#94 HendyPhoto

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Posted 26 February 2008 - 10:02 AM

WOW! Very nice Robert! Your siding looks cool!

#95 jsmiller58

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Posted 06 April 2008 - 08:47 PM

Well, here is my contribution to the growing list of personal observatories. Please allow me to present to you Summit View Ranch Observatory...

Summit View Ranch Observatoty


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#96 K2MFW

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Posted 18 May 2008 - 08:34 PM

Here's a link to my Explora-Dome observatory in Millville NJ

www.HollyDome.com

Matt

#97 dereeves

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 02:55 AM

Thats nice...and you can fish while you're photographing...

#98 John Fitzgerald

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Posted 12 June 2008 - 02:02 PM

Headwater Observatory. First light May 30, 2008

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#99 Kehusmaa

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Posted 16 August 2008 - 09:58 AM

Slope Rock Observatory, Finland
In operation since august 2007.

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#100 Chris Schroeder

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Posted 21 August 2008 - 07:07 AM

Welcome to Cloudy Nights and the Observatory Forum!
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