Dobsonian Telescope – 8 inch

This homemade 8-inch Dobsonian telescope is a typical ‘beginner scope’ we often recommend as a starter scope. This scope provides an opportunity to understand how easy astronomy can be. It includes eyepieces and a Telrad unity finder.

When borrowed by a beginner, a RASC NB member will provide training and assist with initial observing sessions. A non-member requires a sponsor who is a RASC NB member.

Adrien Bordage built this scope, with the mirror figured/polished by him and Marc Arsenault.

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