|Joe's 6" F5 with Kinoptics helical focuser. That's Joe's big|
TeleVue 31mm Nagler Type 5 in the focuser -- with an
extra heavy-duty focuser bracket to handle the weight.
|A CG5 dovetail mounts the telescope on a myriad of mounts.|
Note the standard 4-vane straight-vane spider.
|The primary mirror sits on an all Baltic birch mirror cell with|
large knobs for easy collimation. Also included is a custom
mirror cover and primary dew shield. Not shown is the
focuser baffle to minimize ambient light.
|Detail of the top ring. The spider has been modified to|
collimate with easy to manage springs for adjustment.