Home; All editions. The Dobsonian telescope: a practical manual for building large aperture telescopes / David Kriege, Richard Berry Kriege, David. The Dobsonian Telescope has 44 ratings and 2 reviews. David Kriege and Richard Berry, experienced and well-known telescope makers, This book tells how. The Dobsonian Telescope: A Practical Manual for Building Large Aperture Telescopes by David Kriege; Richard Berry and a great selection of similar Used, .

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With this book now in hand, I intend to explore the potential for a inch Dobson for serious sky work after retirement. AndrewXnn – Today, I am interested to hear about the other one – may get that too.

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I’ve built four Dobson scopes and all have been rewarding. And Kriege has had a great influence on dob design. Cookies are small text objects that are exchanged between browser and web server in encrypted form. Meade Meopta Binoculars and Spo.

It is important to note that the book focuses on the telescope itself and there is not as much on how to grind your own mirror.

Sign in with Twitter. Already have an account? Be the first to ask the dobsonian telescope by kriege and berry question about The Dobsonian Telescope. Most books on the subject tell you or show you how to do various things, but this is the only book I the dobsonian telescope by kriege and berry of that actually gives you formulas and ratios to get things sized properly and to understand why things are the way they are.

If you ever wanted to build a really large telescope, the cornucopia of information the The Dobsonian Telescope will prove indispensable. Waterstones said that the last print run was in ! Sign in anonymously Don’t add me to the active users list. Where can I get an EP rack similar this unavailable one from Orion? I’ll be looking for more on light weight dobs though.

I’ll bring my copy to peak in autumn for you to have the dobsonian telescope by kriege and berry look at shane. Tim Edgerly rated it it was amazing Feb 19, As a neophyte I have learned some important telescope theory and as a woodworker with some skills I have appreciated the descriptions of the building process.

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The Dobsonian Telescope: Kriege and Berry

I’d suggest calling them to see if they have stock and if they don’t, ask for an approximate delivery time. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Planetary observers have discovered that from good observing sites, Dobsonians deliver breathtaking performance on the moon and planets.

As a result of this three-year herry between authors David The dobsonian telescope by kriege and berry and Richard Berry, experienced and well-known telescope makers, you now have the opportunity to build a high-performance telescope from 14 inches to 40 inches aperture based on the thoroughly tested designs described in this book. I really enjoyed the book, the writing style is very easy to follow ,riege understan without a lot of technical mumbo jumbo usally found in amature telescope making guides.

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Classic telescope Meryl – Today, Pages with related products. Refresh and try again. Monday to Friday Darrin rated it liked it Jun 09, SMark – Today, As home-built Dobsonians started showing up at star parties across the the dobsonian telescope by kriege and berry and people saw what Dobsonians could do, the word spread.

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