Recent impulse purchase of big dob and change of direction away from astrophotograhpy forces sale:
SALE PENDING! Van Slyke Focuser with micrometer adjustment/readout. Screws onto big 3" threads of meade sct's (VSE sells adapter for use on big threads of celestron and others). Has custon adapter to mount to std sct threads or hold sct type focal reducer inside.
SALE PENDING! Van Slyke Slider. Has 3 ports for straight thru photo, flip mirror to 2" eyepiece port and 1.25" pickoff mirror port for guider. Slip fit into 2" focuser (like the one above).
SALE PENDING! These are about the sturdiest you can get. $375 BOTH! Will split but I'd need to sell the slider first since I can only use slider with the VSE focuser.
Meade SCT diagonal - fair condition cosmetically, opitcally very good. $40
SALE PENDING! Telrad - like new in box $35
SALE PENDING! Televue 9mm guiding reticle with televue illuminator (cordless). Like new: $80
2" 52mm Omcon Erfle. Excellent condtion - nice eyepiece. $80
SALE PENDING! Pentax ME Super (sorry not k1000) 35mm camera and (6-8?) rolls of Fuji 800 film (old but kept frozen in freezer) , cable release, eyepiece projection tube, t-adapter, 50mm lens all for $125
Would take laser collimator in trade - prefer something like Lasermax. Or, I'm looking to buy something like this outright.
Also looking for a big ladder...nor cal only please on this.
open to offers (i've clearly lost my mind anyway)
thanks for looking (pictures available by request - will post here soon)