Thursday, July 30, 2015

Rocker Box for Wyatt's 10" . . .

In the first stages of completion, the Rocker Box for
Wyatt's 10" telescope is coming together.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

A 10" Telescope and 12" Lightbridge Rocker .....

Wyatt's 10" F4.5 coming along. The alt bearings in place.

Terry's Baltic birch rocker box for his 12" Lighbridge nearing completion.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Lightbridge 12 Rocker Box Upgrade . . .

A Baltic birch rocker box upgrade for the Meade Lightbridge 12" telescope
For Terry in Lacey, Washington.

More on Wyatt's 10" F4.5 . . .

the 10" F4.5 OTA is nearly complete. I just
need to add the Alt Bearings.
The "strings" have been added.

A mirror cover is included with all
my telescopes.

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Wyatt's 10" OTA ....

Wyatt's 10" F4.7 OTA components nearly complete. The spider and secondary
are from his Orion XT10. The focuser is a Moonlite.

The mirror board and top ring -- primary mirror cover on.

And the primary mirror cover off!!
The components have 5 coats of varnish to protect the wood.

Carl's 12" in Connecticut . . .

Carl T., from Ridgefield CT. all setup and ready to use
his 12" in a cornfield in Stonington, CT.

Friday, July 24, 2015

Spiders and focusers . . .

With the spiders in place on the 10" and 6" telescopes, the OTA's
are getting closer to completion. Next - the focusers  will be mounted.