SkyVision Compact Dobsonian 300 400 500 600 750mm
The SkyVision Compact Dob range features optics made in France, housed in a finely crafted CNC machined chassis with carbon fibre truss tubes. Collimation is so easy, your barely aware of it. A soft yet rigid CNC cut foam mirror cover protects the optics without any risk of damaging them if dropped. The secondary mirror is extremely rigidly held in stainless steel spider vanes. Optics are fully adjustable and the telescope is light and easily transportable, despited the large...
Sumerian Optics 18 inch Canopus
Sumerian 18 inch Canopus.Taken by Michael in Holland prior to shippingWell at last it has arrived here at home and as they say good things are worth waiting for.The Dob MobI decided it was time to try to join the ‘Dob Mob’ as it is called on site, a little known and secret organisation where meet...
Post your home made scope - Page 27 - ATM, Optics and DIY Forum - Cloudy Nights
Page 27 of 64 - Post your home made scope - posted in ATM, Optics and DIY Forum: I think the old forums may have had a thread like this.. Here are the two scopes I have built, a 16 dob which I only have one photo handy. Guy grunting behind it is not me The other is the 12.5 rc I did a little while back. My My , I was going thru a few old photos of starparties I have been top in NZ and look what I found !!! , taken same day , cool . Brian.
Ron Ravneberg Memorial Scope Gallery - ATM, Optics and DIY Forum - Cloudy Nights
Page 1 of 4 - Ron Ravneberg Memorial Scope Gallery - posted in ATM, Optics and DIY Forum: Its not my normal style to create a gallery of my work, but several people have asked, so here are some images of some of the telescopes Ive put together over the years.I wont include a lot of detail on any of them, but if you have questions, please ask.If anyone can get some ideas of things to do (or not do) from these examples, so much the better.