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6" Solar Telescope

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Posted by Ben/">Ben on March 6, 1999 04:35:39 UTC

Will a 7" diameter 62" length metal tube, for a 6" F10 solar telescope, be optically affected by tube air currents? Entry of light and heat will be restricted by use of an 8" 1000 oaks solar filter or a hydrogen alpha filter setup. Can someone return technical advice on this potential problem?

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