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#1 Alien Observatory

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Posted 19 March 2021 - 12:13 PM

Hello all!   We  are here to announce a new 3D Printed Telescope Accessories  Company.  We specialize in custom made Bahtinov Masks and Solar Filters that are made one at a time based on your measurements of the telescope, dew shield or camera lens.

 

Bahtinov Masks:  https://alien-observ.../bahtinov-masks

 

Solar Filters:  https://alien-observ...m/solar-filters

 

We make custom made accessories for the TeleVue 101 / 102 series  of telescopes.  Due to the unique Dew Shield we use extra length collars on the Masks and filters.   The Big Focus Knob and The Big Wheel are specifically made for the single stage focuser found on older TV101/102, 4” Genesis SDF and Renaissance 101 / 102 telescopes  (without the 10 to 1 focuser). 

 

TV 101/ 102 Accessories:  https://alien-observ...01/102-products

 

We make unique Big 2 step focus knobs for Celestron SCT Telescopes for the C6 to the C11.  They are very handy to reduce the focus sensitivity of SCT telescopes.

 

Big Focus Knobs:  https://alien-observ...big-focus-knobs

 

We do NOT use Amazon, Shopify, Etsy, Face Book, Twitter,  Instagram or You Tube.  We do Not collect emails or  mass market our products.  We do use Google Analytics to track our sites traffic.  We have a simple web site for additional information on our products. Orders may be placed by PM or the sites messaging icon.  We are developing new products as we are able to identify a need or request.

 

TY for your support, Pat and Judy:  https://alien-observatory.com


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Posted 15 April 2021 - 09:59 PM

We have now delivered over 100 Custom 3D Printed Orders to our Fabulous CN Members.  Big News in the coming days ahead...  

 

THANK YOU  Pat & Judy :)

https://alien-observatory.com/


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Posted 18 April 2021 - 05:10 PM

and The Big News...

 

Agena AstroProducts will be carrying our best selling non-custom Big Knobs and EVO HC Bracket.  

 

This will also enable international customer buy these specific Accessories as we did not provide international shipment services.

 

A BIG Thanks to Manish and the Agena Astro Team !!!

 

https://agenaastro.c...ccessories.html

 

 

Thank You!   Pat and Judy


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Posted 21 April 2021 - 09:51 AM

A change of Plans.  I have ended our partnership with Agena Astro Products.  Our parts are custom made one at a time and generally require some customer interaction.  I would like to  keep this model of interacting with our customers and not use third parties to sell our Products.  Personal decision and has nothing to do with Agena Astro that  provided great support.

 

 

TY  Pat and Judy



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Posted 28 April 2021 - 02:15 PM

We have a new telescope accessory available.  Refractor Baffles are now available.  We have completed our prototyping and development of this item with a request for a set of 3 baffles in descending aperture size for a 48mm Jaeger Classic telescope being rebuilt by it owner,  another set of three baffles for a 127 refractor and a monster 7 inch refractor project associated with a college.

 

These Baffles are fully customizable, Outside Diameter, Aperture Size, Aperture Thickness, Collar Length and Wall Thickness.  And a Big TY to the folks who asked us to develop and make these Baffles.

 

TY, Pat and Judy

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Posted 14 May 2021 - 08:24 PM

All Televue Accessories on Sale thru 5/31/2021.

 

Buy one and get 50% off the Second one.

 

 

TY Pat and Judy smile.gif

https://alien-observ...tv-101-products


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Posted 03 July 2021 - 09:55 PM

We are closing down this month, it has been a great experience interacting with so many CN Members.  TY to all who have ordered our 3D Printed products.

 

Pat and Judy Utah :)


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Posted 13 July 2021 - 03:28 PM

The link above to “solar filters” does not appear to work.

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Posted 13 July 2021 - 03:58 PM

The link above to “solar filters” does not appear to work.


Look at the post above yours…

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Posted 13 July 2021 - 05:04 PM

Look at the post above yours…

We no longer make Solar Filters and the link is dead as the Solar Filters page has been deleted.  TY  Pat and Judy



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Posted 19 July 2021 - 10:54 PM

I bought a set of the Losmandy tripod feet so I can use the tripod on soft ground. Otherwise the hollow tripod with a heavy load will take an Upper Devonian core sample.
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Posted 22 July 2021 - 01:19 AM

I’m sorry to hear you are closing down, I am a satisfied customer of one of your large focuser wheel and it is both a perfect fit and a great upgrade.

Best Regards

Carl

 

 

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