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Shutter Bind Up
I have the HD-10 with the full automation package and have been working through the process of debugging everything and I hit a fairly good-sized problem...
Aug 13, 2004
Questions about the shutter
This weekend while taking advantage of awesome weather to break the new dome in I noticed the "top" shutter became disengaged while rolling it back to open the...
Aug 9, 2004
Side by side telescopes in a dome
Hi Does anyone have experience of managing side by side mounted telescopes in a dome? My initial concern is whether the slotted opening in the roof will be...
Aug 3, 2004
PD10 loses azimuth orientation
About once a week, one of our PD10s loses its azimuth orientation. This means that the dome rotates to the wrong position, and our scope cannot see out of the...
Aug 2, 2004
telescope component question...
I didnt immediately know where else to ask.... At a garage sale, I picked up a super precision component of what I think is an eyepiece of a telescope that...
Aug 1, 2004
HD-10 Received and Installed
My new HD-10 arrived Thursday morning after a bit of a hassle around the delivery (crate was too big for the local depot to unload onto the ground). The HD-10...
Jul 26, 2004
Screen door is now on, water free now.
Hello All, Well the screen door is on now and all that is left is to paint the roof white to reflect the sun. The control room is from 8° to 12° degrees form...
Jul 8, 2004
Geodesic frequency explanation
From: thedomeguy@... The frequency of a geodesic dome is defined as the number of struts from the center of one pentagon of the sphere to the...
Jul 6, 2004
Here's my effort. http://syd.tigranet
uk/Observatory I'm still working on the interior at the moment, but the basic structure and the dome is complete....
Jul 6, 2004
New HD-10 Observatory nearly complete
I started construction on a new domed observatory in November of 2003. This is a two story building with a 14'x14
39; floor. It makes use of the HD-10 and ...
Jul 5, 2004
Dome Installation Complete!
I would like to that Dave Lane and Dennis Persyk for posting the pictures that actually allowed me to locate the problem in the cabling for the shutter. I...
Jul 5, 2004
Questions about shutter motor
I spent the day installing the wiring and cabling for the dome drive and electric shutter. When I went to try it out I ran into an immediate problem. The...
Jul 4, 2004
Pictures of my dome
During spring I've installed a HD6-S dome with a swing-out door. This option is not standard but works perfectly. Pictures are available on my "basic" website...
Jul 3, 2004
Well, spent today taking the dome apart from ground level and reassembling it on the walls. Took our time with it, but everything is rotating as it should...
Jul 2, 2004
Delivery of Dome
Jerry called me last night to inform me that my 10' dome (w/pre-assembly) will be shipping out on Friday! All of a sudden, it is a lot more real. Looking...
Jun 30, 2004
Important News for home_dome_users Members
I was really far into debt. Like Most I was in Financial dispair. I could not seem to get ahead no matter how hard I tried. Untill I found this place. ...
Jun 24, 2004
Earth shelter home dome info
Hello Gentlemen at Performance Building Systems in Colorado- I have acquired some scenic property overlooking a lake on a slightly sloping hillside. I want to...
Jun 17, 2004
TI Home Dome vs Sirius Dome?
I realize the members of this list are TI dome users, but I wanted to ask for general advise in choosing a dome. Some of you who own a TI HD-6(S or T) dome,...
Jun 11, 2004
SDS Observatory and Control Room Completed
Hi All; Well 1st light tells me that my polar alignment needs lots of work. Ease of use form Meade's Pictor 416XTE to SBIG ST-2000XM, need to set prim focus...
Jun 7, 2004
Almost done....working on the entrance door
Well finally have the siding up and flashing installed. I am at present working on the door which I am building myself. My walls are 48" tall and I am probably...
Jun 3, 2004
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Jun 1, 2004
Walkway to observatory
I finally made some progress on my walkway. Please take a look. http://users.
index.htm Thank you, Don Lewis...
Jun 1, 2004
Info and Vidoes on Geodesic Domes Wanted...
... Dear All, Good morning. My name is John, and I want to build a Geodesic Dome in Houston. Would any of you have any videos, pictures, advice, etc. of your...
May 31, 2004
Lots of HD-6T Photos to See
I recently spent about 6 hours putting together numerious photos, along with a lot of article content, on my experience putting up my HD-6T dome. Even after...
May 20, 2004
SDS Observatory and Pier Completed
Hello All: Well after 8 months (15 weekends) SDS Observatory is completed. Now all I need are clear skies to align and take first light with SBIG's ST-2000XM...
May 18, 2004
HD-10 progress update
Fellow domeheads, Finally got my dome installed on the walls! Sorry for the lack of updates however I've either been at work or working on the obs.<g> Here is...
May 17, 2004
Observatory Inside Views
My latest New Images page has comet pictures and some images of the inside of the ten-foot Pro Dome illustrating the imaging set up. Please take a look. ...
May 14, 2004
Meade SuperWedge pier mounting
Has anyone out there by any chance got engineering drawings of a Meade SuperWedge mounted atop a concrete pier? I want to get a plate made up for the top of my...
May 13, 2004
I got the OSB walls up and now I need to figure out how to flash the dome and the octagon walls. I need something to go over the exterior wall and siding and...
May 10, 2004
New Photos posted under Photo Albums NDS-SDS Observatory
Hello All, Well things are going good now as the pier and control room are up now. The control room has about two weekends left to complete and will be ready...
May 3, 2004
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