Kansas State University - Astronomy
"Equipped with his five senses, man explores the Universe around him and calls the adventure science" - Edwin P. Hubble


 
           
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OBSERVATORY POD
Fantastic dome observatory pod with treated lumber raised deck and concrete pier anchors.  Silky smooth dome opening and rotation.  Essentially a ready-made roll-off manual observatory super easy to use and completely weather-proof.  The floor is pre-drilled to accommodate telescope tripod.  Super stable imaging platform.  Images on the Gallery page were taken from this observatory.  List price  $2495  SALE PRICE $1620 COMPLETE w/deck!

SkyShed Pod w/raised deck & concrete anchors

Open Dome w/Astrograph imaging set-up

Closed and locked up access door view
 
SKYWINDOW & 20X80 BINOCULARS
This is my favorite way to view the stars.  Gives you a 3-d view and saves your neck.  Very high quality, and difficult to find, SkyWindow™ with adapter for either bottom mount binoculars (as shown to the left) or front mount (as shown to the right)
PRICES
SkyWindow
w/mirror upgrade, Laser bracket & 20x80 adapter (list $399) ...
$200
20x80 Orion Binoculars
w/hard-shell case (list $179) ...
$110

Package ... $280
ORION 50mm STARSHOOT AUTOGUIDER
Replaces the typical spotting scope on a telescope.  Easy to use, accurate, and fast autoguider.  Does an excellent job of autoguiding for the astro-imaging enthusiast.  List price $324
   ... $210

 20W 12V DEW ZAPPER W/POWER SUPPLY
Fits 11" SCT.  Gently warms the corrector plate of an 11" SCT and prohibits dew and frost on those long imaging nights. List price $168
... $90


MISCELLANY

22" Powder Coated Pier ............$40
USB Focus Controller ...............$40
105mm Guide Scope Rings .......$15
Losmandy wide Dovetail ............$5
7.25" (184 mm) OTA rings .......$10
12V lighter 2 amp adapter .........$10
Orion narrow dovetail ...............$10
 

 

 


Contact:  Tracy  at  ttutt05@gmail.com