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The Telescope Workshop
Telescope Projects, Tips, And Techniques For The ATM
John D. Upton
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Meade Field Tripod Modification
This project is a modification to the Meade field tripod which makes its use with an equatorial wedge much more convenient.
Building A Relay Telescope
This project documents my current long term project -- the construction of a 17.5" F/7.5 Dilworth Relay Telescope.
An Eyepiece Storage Case
This project describes a method for personalizing an aluminum utility case for storing eyepieces.
This article describes the method I have found useful for quick, accurate alignment of the Meade LX-50.
Meade 7" LX-50
This is a review of my Meade 7" LX-50 Maksutov Cassegrain telescope. It was written soon after I received the telescope in 1996.
The 5" Photon 127 Refractor
This is a review of the Photon 127, a 5" refractor. This telescope is one of many similar units now being imported from China.
Last Page Update: Tuesday, June 10, 2008
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