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Home > Classifieds > Astromart Classifieds > Mounts - Equatorial > Classified #129488

Sale/Trade: ONE OF A KIND MASSIVE CUSTOM MADE STARLINER OBSERVATORY MOUNT W/3" SHAFTS W/EXTRAS [SOLD]

Ad No.: 129488
Seller: Astro Parts Outlet
Posted: 6/20/2002 6:16 PM
Location: PO Box 1873
Frazier Park, CA - United States
Phone: (661)-245-0805
Email: newyearskid@att.net
Ad Hits: 765
1978 STARLINER GEM EQUATORIAL HEAD CUSTOM MADE,HAS 3" STEEL POLAR AXIS AND 3" DIAM THREADED DEC SHAFT W/10.5" BYERS R/A GEAR, DUAL BODINE 10 WATT 110V AC MOTORS FOR SLEWING/TRACKING SPEEDS, 8" BYERS DEC GEAR WITH HURST 10 WATT H/D AC MOTOR, 10" DIAM ENGRAVED ALUM R/A + DEC CIRCLES, SLIP RING VERNIER POINTERS, DUAL AXIS HAND CONTROLLER,MOUNT HAS DUAL RACE AIRCRAFT QUALITY 3"DIAM BALL BEARINGS IN BOTH AXIS,COMPLETELY & PROFESSONALLY OVERHAULED/RESTORED AND IMPROVED TO BETTER THEN NEW IN 2002, OVER 300 MAN HOURS AND $3000 INVESTED, ALL NEW WIRING,ELECTRONIC CONNECTIONS AND MANY NEW MACHINED PARTS HAVE GONE INTO THIS ONE OF A KIND MOUNT,INCLUDES 5 EACH 33LB STEEL THREADED COUNTERWEIGHTS, FEATURES ADJUSTABLE LATITUDE FROM 22 TO 44 DEG NORTH/SOUTH. WILL HOLD 18"-25" REFLECTOR OR 10-12" REFRACTOR WEIGHS ABOUT 300LBS, HAS FLAT SADDLE PLATE 26" LONG BY 16" WIDE, HAS 14" DIAM ROUND BASE FOR PORTABLE PIER USE OR COMES WITH 2 FT SQUARE 1/2" STEEL PLATE TO MOUNT ON PERMANENT CONCRETE PIER, 275LB LOAD CAPACITY, ORIGINALLY HELD A MASSIVE FULL THICKNESS 16"F/5 NEWT. ORIGINAL 20" FIBERGLASS TUBE WITH RINGS AVAILABLE SEPERATELY, ALSO HAVE 3.25" THICK PRIMARY AND CELL AND 4"SECONDARY/SPIDER AVAILABLE ALSO MANY PHOTOS CAN BE MAILED TO SERIOUS BUYERS, REPLACEMENT COST TODAY IS $25K + I AM ASKING $9500 FOR MOUNT/WEIGHTS/CART/PLATE OR WILL CONSIDER PARTIAL TRADE/CASH FOR INTERESTING ITEMS OF COMPARABLE VALUE BUYER MUST ARRANGE AND PAY FOR SHIPPING/CRATING COSTS, EQ HEAD IS BOLTED TO 3FT SQUARE STEEL CART WITH WHEELS AND CAN BE LOADED AND ROLLED INTO A TRAILER OR TRUCK WITH A LIFTGATE,ALL SCHEMATICS AND MECHANICAL DRAWINGS GO WITH MOUNT CONTACT DON ROTHMAN 818 501-6920 LA . MANY DETAILED 35MM PRINTS ARE AVAILABLE BY REQUEST
 

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