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Home > Classifieds > Astromart Classifieds > Telescope - Reflectors > Classified #240665

Wanted: Anacortes Telescope Picture of the Day - ATWB POD

Ad No.: 240665
Seller: Anacortes Telescope
Posted: 1/8/2004 7:12 AM
Location: 9973 Padilla Heights Road
Anacortes, WA - United States
Phone: 800-850-2001
Ad Hits: 377
Title: Cave 8" f/8 Astrola Delux
Submitted On: 1/6/2004
Photographer: Kent Tolley
Equipment Used: Canon EOS 3 - 50mm f/1.4 - Kodak Gold

All original equipment from 1972 including inscription on mirror: "Cave Optical Co #M727067 F/8 64" F.L. Jan 25, 1972" This was the golden age of Tom Cave's career as reflected in this telescope. Richard Levy (co-discoverer of Comet Schoemaker-Levi 9, is quoted in an interview with Al Nagler on 10/7/03 uses many telescopes. He said "his favorite" and "the best" is his Cave 8" F/7 Astrola. This is just by way of background about the subject of this photograph.


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