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Home > Classifieds > Astromart Classifieds > Telescope Making > Classified #83233

For Sale: 5" F/3.2 Simplified Schmidt Camera Kit *** Pending Sale *** [SOLD]

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The kit includes an 8" f/2 full thickness coated mirror made of Pyrex #7740, curved film holder which uses 2.25" X 2.25" film and a film cutting template. I am also including an 8" mirror cell along with the instructions regarding the Schmidt camera's construction.
You will need the following items the complete construction:

1 Tube 91/2 - 10" in diameter by 40" long
1 Spider to hold film holder
1 Set of 2 hinges
1 Back plate with OD of ID of tube to act as light stop
1 Diaphram (made out of masonite sheet, sheet metal or rigid cardboard.

The film holder is placed 16" from the mirror and the diaphram 32" from the mirror. When completed the camera will give pin point star images at f/3.2. Mirror and all parts are in excellent (like new)
condition. $225.00 + shipping


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