ASN’s 24” Scope sees First Light
The ASN’s 24” truss-tube dobsonian has not been used since approximately 2010. In January through June 2015, the scope was restored and rebuilt by current ASN members. First light was in Palomino Valley on July 11, 2015!
Our 24" scope was built by ASN members in 1991 and rebuilt in 2002 using the mirror and support frame from the original scope. Thus the scope is a legacy from former ASN members and was updated with modern tools.
Here is a list of the upgrades to the scope:…
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