|Construction begins on a 16" truss telescope F4.5 with a |
Starfinder mirror for Stephen in Houston, Texas.
|Stephen's 16" mirror. He asked that I center-mark the mirror as an|
aide to collimation. The mirror sits on a Meade mirror cell.
|Another day or so and the Upper Tube Assembly for|
Pat's 12.5" telescope will be complete. Here the
spider has been installed. The focuser board taking shape too.
|Pat's upper tube assembly with focuser, spider and secondary in place.|
The only thing remaining is to install the UTA baffle and truss blocks.
|12.5" tube components for Pat in Bronson, Florida.|
|The rocker box components and alt bearings for Pat's 12.5" telescope|
are taking shape. The alt bearings are 20" in diameter.
|John, in Pomona, California, starting to assemble his 16" kit.|
|Dave, in Port Orchard, WA. finished his|
16" Lightbridge rocker-box upgrade.
|I like the eyepiece tray addition. Nice job!!|