Old Brashear Refractor on Ebay
Posted 02 November 2005 - 02:08 PM
$1805, with 5 days remaining...
Posted 02 November 2005 - 04:19 PM
Posted 02 November 2005 - 05:10 PM
Posted 02 November 2005 - 05:14 PM
It would be fun to restore, though....
Posted 02 November 2005 - 05:19 PM
Posted 02 November 2005 - 07:39 PM
Posted 03 November 2005 - 10:53 AM
Yikes, indeed! It just reinforces my opinion that the sellers have little notion of the historical value of the Brashear. I will be watching the bidding closely to see how it turns out. I wonder how much it will bring?
Someone in another forum noticed the Brashear's OTA was likely used on an alt-azimuth mounting.
The equatorial mount included doesn't look like a Brashear. Possibly from Mogey. Some of the eyepieces in the box look like Mogeys. A bit of a marriage...
Current bid: US $2,175.00 (Reserve met)
Posted 04 November 2005 - 09:16 AM
or still exist??
Posted 08 November 2005 - 02:40 PM
And it ended at $3,751.00!
A gust of wind would be just like a
Posted 09 November 2005 - 01:20 PM
Posted 09 November 2005 - 02:06 PM