Cal Poly 18 Bulletin 01

2011-05-18: Inital Status

I (Richard Berry) meet with Dan Gray and Greg Rohde to plan getting the Cal Poly 18 operational.

Pointed straight up, it stands 85 inches floor to top.

The telescope is 60 inches nose to tail; the altitude axis is 36 inches from the ground;
when level, the top of the tube is 48 inches high.

The encoder side of the altitude axis, with 12 megatick Renishaw-tape encoder.

Windings of the Dave Rowe direct-drive motor.




Lower-priority tasks:

Telescope Dimensions for Housing:

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