Complete, detailed instructions and numerous diagrams for constructing a do-it-yourself telescope. No complicated mathematics are involved, and no prior knowledge of optics or astronomy is needed to follow the text's step-by-step directions. Contents cover, among other topics, materials and equipment; tube parts and alignment; eyepieces, and related problems; setting circles; and optical principles. 6 plates. 100 figures.
Reprint of the Sky Publishing, Cambridge, MA, 1973 edition.
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|Author/Editor||Allyn J. Thompson|
|Dimensions||5 3/8 x 8 1/2|