18 inch Ritchey-Chretien at Unv. Florida - Al-Paslow
Close-up of the tail again.

The lower end of the 5 inch refractor finder scope can be seen in this picture on the far right of the tube.

Here a couple handles can be used to position the telescope to any point in the sky you may wish to see. 

Notice that a counter weight is on the rusty declination shaft on the left of the picture.

( Click on any image to enlarge it. )

Close-up of the tail again.

The lower end of the 5 inch refractor finder scope can be seen in this picture on the far right of the tube.

Here a couple handles can be used to position the telescope to any point in the sky you may wish to see.

Notice that a counter weight is on the rusty declination shaft on the left of the picture.

( Click on any image to enlarge it. )

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