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New Observatory to House my Mount


wolfman_55
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Seen a few people house their mounts in old bins. I decided to try a sealed container:


 


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And this with the barrel removed and scope added:


 


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The whole thing is sealed. Now working on a small aircon unit to remove any dew left on the mount when I put it all away. It all takes about 10 minutes to set up.


 


Dave


 


 


 


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Think of painting it observatory white......My wife thinks it looks like a secret radar station which probably puts us in someone's cross hairs somewhere........


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Not sure even that would calm her something about putting a pier though deck and then a water tight cover don't think the wife will let me but yours excellent


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So when do you light the blue touch paper - looks like the nose cone of a satellite launcher  - you could always get the stick on vinyl which look like flowers - as per wheelie bins. 


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So when do you light the blue touch paper - looks like the nose cone of a satellite launcher  - you could always get the stick on vinyl which look like flowers - as per wheelie bins. 

Actually, you caught me out. It was taken from the nose cone of:

 

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