Final Luxuries

  • John Hicks
Part of the Patrick Moore's Practical Astronomy Series book series (PATRICKMOORE)

A Winch System for Opening and Closing the Roof

The following photo illustrates a well-designed winch system for removal and closure of the roll-off roof, placed on the observatory floor against the north wall (Fig. 12.1).


Final Satisfaction Steel Cable North Wall Bottom Chord Camera Obscura 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.OntarioCanada

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