Observatory Plans, Final Version
thanks to ... phil sullivan, larry mccune, eric swanson, ted judah, tomas hakanson
site satellite view
site+building obstruction analysis
building (1 square = 1 sq. foot)
north elevation, roof closed
north elevation, roof open
east elevation, roof closed
east elevation, roof open
south elevation, roof closed
south elevation, roof open
west elevation, roof closed
west elevation, roof open
instrument perspective, south
instrument perspective, west
ROOF: corrugated aluminum on wood frame, steel casters, angle iron track.
WALLS, FLOOR, SUBFLOOR: pressure treated lumber, lumber, composite board, all weather wood paneling.
CAISSONS & PIERS: concrete in sonotube, steel reinforced.
TELESCOPE PIERS: custom square tube steel, with adjustable heads.
CLEARANCES: South, to horizon. North, West, to 25° altitude. East, South: to 20° altitude.