The Resource Care of astronomical telescopes and accessories : a manual for the astronomical observer and amateur telescope maker, M. Barlow Pepin, (electronic resource)

Care of astronomical telescopes and accessories : a manual for the astronomical observer and amateur telescope maker, M. Barlow Pepin, (electronic resource)

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Care of astronomical telescopes and accessories : a manual for the astronomical observer and amateur telescope maker
Title
Care of astronomical telescopes and accessories
Title remainder
a manual for the astronomical observer and amateur telescope maker
Statement of responsibility
M. Barlow Pepin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Here is a complete guide for anyone who wants to understand more than just the basics of astronomical telescopes and accessories, and how to maintain them in the peak of condition. The latest on safely adjusting, cleaning, and maintaining your equipment is combined with thoroughly updated methods from the old masters. Here, too, are details of choosing new and used optics and accessories, along with enhancements you can make to extend their versatility and useful lifetime."--Jacket
Member of
Is part of
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pepin, M. Barlow
Dewey number
522.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB88
LC item number
.P46 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Series statement
Patrick Moore's practical astronomy series,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Telescopes
  • Popular Science
  • Popular Science in Astronomy
  • NATURE
  • Telescopes
  • Sciences sociales
  • Sciences humaines
  • Telescopes
Label
Care of astronomical telescopes and accessories : a manual for the astronomical observer and amateur telescope maker, M. Barlow Pepin, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/b138280
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • New instruments
  • 4.
  • Used equipment
  • 5.
  • Optical accessories
  • Sect. II
  • Care and maintenance
  • 6.
  • Lens optics
  • 7.
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Figured mirrors and flats
  • 8.
  • Optical tube features
  • 9.
  • Mounts and tripods
  • 10.
  • Collimation and adjustment techniques
  • 11.
  • Protection, refinishing and surface treatments
  • 12.
  • Sect. I
  • Storage
  • 13.
  • Equipment projects and tips
  • App.
  • A Tools and materials
  • App. B
  • Practical information and formulas
  • App. C
  • Short-lists; equipment suppliers
  • Optical equipment
  • 1.
  • Treasure in the cellar
  • 2.
  • Buying it right : consumer strategies
  • 3.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 253 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781852337155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
978-1-85233-715-5
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62713476
  • (OCoLC)ocm62713476
Label
Care of astronomical telescopes and accessories : a manual for the astronomical observer and amateur telescope maker, M. Barlow Pepin, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/b138280
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • New instruments
  • 4.
  • Used equipment
  • 5.
  • Optical accessories
  • Sect. II
  • Care and maintenance
  • 6.
  • Lens optics
  • 7.
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Figured mirrors and flats
  • 8.
  • Optical tube features
  • 9.
  • Mounts and tripods
  • 10.
  • Collimation and adjustment techniques
  • 11.
  • Protection, refinishing and surface treatments
  • 12.
  • Sect. I
  • Storage
  • 13.
  • Equipment projects and tips
  • App.
  • A Tools and materials
  • App. B
  • Practical information and formulas
  • App. C
  • Short-lists; equipment suppliers
  • Optical equipment
  • 1.
  • Treasure in the cellar
  • 2.
  • Buying it right : consumer strategies
  • 3.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 253 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781852337155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
978-1-85233-715-5
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62713476
  • (OCoLC)ocm62713476

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