About this product
The Pulsar Observatory Dome provides a high quality, secure and practical housing for your telescope. Providing excellent weather protection for you and your telescope, it allows you to have your instrument ready for use at all times. Whether imaging or visual, having the convenience of a permanent set up adds greatly to your enjoyment of exploring the night sky.
The Pulsar Observatories 2.7 metre full height dome benefits from the following advanced features:
- Finest quality, weather proof GRP finish
- High quality locking system
- Simple design for self assembly
- Motorised dome rotation available
- Motorised dome shutters available
- Available in white or sage green (other colours - please call)
- Suitable for instruments up to at least 16" Aperture
- Total Height approx 2.7 metres
- Dome Diameter approx 2.7 metres
- Wall Height approx 250mm
- Door Height approx: 1.2 metres
- Dome Aperture approx 0.7 metres
Ideal for telescopes larger than 12" aperture and suitable for a variety of flat roof installations, also ideal for societies, schools, etc.
The Pulsar Observatory dome is sectional in design, and is delivered in kit form. Alternatively, we can provide a complete installation service for you. Please Ring for details.
Various upgrades and accessories are available.
We can also supply a steel pier, that will complete the permanent installation of your telescope, giving you more space within the dome than your existing tripod. The pier can be delivered and installed with your observatory, if ordered together, at a discounted price. We can also fabricate custom height piers to suit your requirements.
THERE WILL BE A DELIVERY CHARGE FOR THE OBSERVATORY, PRICE ACCORDING TO LOCATION - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR DETAILS.
DELIVERY TIME: 6-8 WEEKS APPROX.
Please select 'Deposit' in the Payment Options when placing order, we will contact you when the observatory is ready to arrange balance payment.
|Average Rating (1 Review): |water ingress and other matters
Tuesday, 8 February 2022 | Michael
tried to calibrate dome rotation. instructions inadequate. phoned FLO. told to flip the magnet, viola. door lets in lots of water when it rains, door not sealed. a tip in the instructions would be to face the door 180 degrees from the prevailing wind and rain. can you cure water ingress? A good sturdy dome and rotation motor. very pleased with set up of 14 inch telescope and CGXL mount. lots of room. erected dome on concrete slab on top of block shed. I have one accessory bay which is sufficient, two would be a waste as I control everything remotely. manual shutter opening and closing works fine, as I think that a shutter drive is far too expensive. the dome was delivered on two pallets costing £300. are you really serious. max cost of pallets 50euros.
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