|This shot was with a 17mm Nagler at the eyepiece of my 13.1" F4.5.|
|Using a 27mm Panoptic.|
Here's a couple of shots with my personal 13.1" F4.5 telescope using a hand-held point 'n shoot Nikon camera at the eyepiece.
16" F4.5 Truss Telescope for Hitesh D.|
in Santa Clara California.
|18-point flotation all aluminum mirror cell optimized with Plop.|
|Detail of the "mirror box" with eyepiece tray, Sky Commander, DSC|
stalk and dew shield in place. A sliding counterweight helps
balance the telescope when eyepieces are changed.
|The Destiny 3-vane curved-vane spider. The mirror|
cover is on the lower right of the photo.
|Moonlite filter-slide and 2" 2-speed focuser.|
|Rocker box for 12" Lightbridge. |
|The DSC stalk (center support) measures 30".|
|Hitesh's 16" F4.5 nears completion.|
|16" F4.5 for Hitesh in Santa Clara California.|
|Detail of the top ring, Moonlite 2-speed 2" focuser|
and Filter Slide.
|Mirror box made for Hitesh's 16" telescope.|
Hitesh lives in Santa Clara California.
|18-point flotation mirror cell for Brian's|
17.5" F4.5 telescope mirror.
|"Mirror Box" for 17.5" F4.5 telescope. The blocks on the top|
of the assembly are the Moonlite truss sockets.
|Upper Tube Assembly for 17.5" F4.5 telescope|
|This is the rear view of William's telescope. The mirror|
cell is a hybrid of Baltic birch with an all aluminium
6-point flotation support system.
|Mirror box, alt bearings and rocker box of the|
13.1" F4.5 telescope
|Detail of William's top ring, focuser, spider, Sky Commander|
and Red Dot finder.
|Full kit for 15" F4.1 for Carl G. in San Diego Calaifornia.|
|18-point flotation mirror cell installed on mirror board.|
|The rear of the mirror cell shows the optional counterweight|
if it is needed to balance the optical tube assembly.