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My new Garage Observatory

Started by Peter Glus, 04/22/2008 09:18AM
Posted 04/22/2008 09:18AM Opening Post
My weekend project...built a dormer on the garage for my scope. Has a flip roof. Inside is a temporary platform, to be followed by a more vibration-free pier / platform combo.

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Posted 04/22/2008 11:01AM #1
Wow! This modification is well beyond highly cool!

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I have several telescopes, but none are semi-APO, APO, or in anyway valuable.
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Posted 04/22/2008 12:46PM #2
Nice job! 8)

I'd love to build an observatory on my garage roof. I could disguise it as a pigeon coupe. grin

Are the skies in Jackson Heights darker than in Maspeth? wink