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Announcing our Farpoint Imagining Newtonian Telescope!

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#1 OpticalStructures

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Posted 20 March 2019 - 04:17 PM

Announcing our new telescope: Farpoint Imaging Newtonian. The first batch will be ready to ship June 21, 2019! The first 10 early adopters will receive a $1,000 discount! Call us to inquire and make an order! 877.623.4021 You can also check it out online here: https://farpointastr...cope-203mm-f-6/
 

Cary has been working on this design for quite some time now and it's finally finished (minus being painted and anodized). Take a look at our video to learn more! Video: https://youtu.be/aGZfgIuWHeo

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Posted 20 March 2019 - 04:24 PM

Not painted flat black to reduce / eliminate reflections?



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Posted 20 March 2019 - 04:31 PM

Not painted flat black to reduce / eliminate reflections?

It will be painted a matte black.



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Posted 20 March 2019 - 04:47 PM

Looking good !  Can't wait to see and hear more.


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Posted 20 March 2019 - 04:57 PM

Beautiful design!  Do you have a weight estimate?

 

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Posted 20 March 2019 - 05:13 PM

Looking good !  Can't wait to see and hear more.

We will be doing updates as we start production of our first batch! Follow us on FB, IG or Twitter for more frequent updates!



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Posted 20 March 2019 - 05:15 PM

Beautiful design!  Do you have a weight estimate?

 

Richard

It's really light, I can lift it!  Cary said it's 35lbs!



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Posted 22 March 2019 - 01:38 PM

Got the light shield installed.

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Posted 11 April 2019 - 11:39 AM

Are you excited?!

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Posted 11 April 2019 - 10:33 PM

Looking good.  Do you have pictures of the primary mirror cell?  A better focuser option and 12" F4 would be interesting



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Posted 24 April 2019 - 04:46 PM

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