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Newtonian Equatorial Mount Telescope 150/750
love Legos, and I love just as much astronomy. How to combine both of
them ? Firstly, I scanned the deep sky looking for colourful bricks...
Unsuccessfully... So I decided to create a Newtonian Telescope 150/750
using those famous bricks.
In the reflexion process, I
immediately wanted to create a functional equatorial mount with two axis
of rotation, fine tunings in right ascencion and declination, while
keeping its shape and scale. Once the mount was designed, I had to find
the right pieces for the tube and the tripod.
A crucial point was to always remain as close as possible to the original scale between the three parts.
After many hours of reflexion and testing, the telescope was born.
hope you will appreciate this idea as much as I had fun implementing it
and I thank you in advance for your support and sharing.
- equatorial mount with two axis of rotation and fine adjustment knobs
- folding tripod
- number of pieces : 615