Here's a closer look at the back end of the telescope. The
primary mirror assembly with the
root beer colored Astrositall
mirror is visible. The primary mirror mount uses a
push-pull collimation arrangement in the
corners of the triangular plate.
This photo was taken 11 August 2000 with an Olympus D-600L digital camera.
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