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Wednesday, October 1, 2014
A Couple of Projects Take Shape . . .
Tom's 13.1" Telescope uses a 16" Sonotube. Here, Tom has built a "cage" for the OTA. I've added the Altitude Bearings. Next -- the Rocker Box.
The "upper ring" for Walt's 16" F4.5 telescope.
This is an 8-pole truss, single upper ring design.