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03-07-2012, 09:26 AM
Imagine if these three guys set up next to you on the observing field!
These aren't "light buckets" more like "light rainwater tanks"! :jawdrop:
03-07-2012, 10:01 AM
Boy, one misstep off of one of those ladders would really ruin your night's viewing!
It's a long way doooooooooooooowwwn!
03-07-2012, 10:43 AM
With open tube designs, I wonder how they go with dew on the primary? Rain water tanks might be an accurate description. ;)
03-07-2012, 10:47 AM
They're just compensating for something...:whistle:
yup Brian :D
"Must be the cloudy weather in Western Europe that gives amateur astronomers plenty of time to dream away..." (quoted from 2nd link to image)
that - and the light pollution screaming for more aperture :p
03-07-2012, 10:43 PM
Gosh, Erick, isn't this precisely the sort of thing you normally bring to SV?? ;)
04-07-2012, 01:40 PM
First OTA sold with an optional parachute!
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