Stefan Schimpf's Schiefspiegler 200/4000mm

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The Owner Looking Through his Telescope

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The Schiefspiegler in the Closed Observatory (scrolling roof)

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The Primary Mirror ..

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.. and the Secondary Mirror of the Instrument

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Rear View ..

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.. and Front View ..
with a piggy-back mounted MEADE Apo 5" (which is used for solar observations)

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This scuffproof homebuilt instrument is mounted on an Alt 5 Parallactic Mount (here seen with the thick, short primary tube).

Hartmut Frommert [contact]

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