The tube assembly
16" f/6 2" thick Zerodur mirror figured by Dan Joyce in Chicago.
Tube rolled and welded by a local company in Chattanooga, TN.
A view of the 16" tube assembly.
Precision Byers German Equatorial Mounting and drive corrector
The Beautiful German Equatorial Mounting with
Ed Byers, its designer and maker in his shop.
A view of the declination shaft, gear, and
The Byers Series II-S Mounting with my
7" Astro-Physics Refrator mounted on it.
A closer view of the Mounting showing the digital
setting circles which I designed for it.