I just heard that the iconic telescope maker & optician Jean Texereau passed away a month ago today in France, at the age of Jean Texereau Biography – – Jean Texereau Biography and List of Works – Jean Jean Texereau Is the author of books such as How To Make a Telescope. Results 1 – 30 of 50 How to make a telescope by Texereau, Jean and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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Interpreting the Test Data 3. Nick, I agree with your idea. English Choose a language for shopping.

Please try your request again later. This texerdau especially deserved considering he tackled a subject containing as much subtlety as grinding a mirror, then goes on to present that information for two optical designs and all the other components that together make a functioning instrument.

One of the giants of telescope making has died.

Catalog Record: How to make a telescope / by Jean Texereau / | Hathi Trust Digital Library

Veuillez m’alerter en cas de modification de ce produit: We also had Allyn J. It has remained in print ever since. With this book, you have every chance of building what Texereau calls “a telescope that is optically beyond reproach. Stock avalability Budapest shop: The difference between Texereau’s and other telescope-making books is the sophistication of his testing procedures. Revue des constellations by Robert Sagot Book 9 editions published between and in French and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide.


You can imagine my growing concern as this book became increasingly hard to find. Texereau, and condolences to his friends and family. Care of Aluminized Mirror Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. High to Low Avg. How to Make a Telescope Jean Texereau.

Quantitative Testing and Data Reduction For the new edition he has added detailed plans for the construction rexereau a Cassegrain telescope, including both the primary and secondary optics. Most widely held works by Jean Texereau. Construction of a MM Cassegrainian Astrofotografie fuer Jedermann by Jean Texereau Book 1 edition published in in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide.

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Borrowed from my high school library more than 20 years ago, the earlier hean the First Edition was my introduction to an avocation that has occupied many evenings and weekends since. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Cutting the Mirror 4. Details of Txereau or Interest 6. This 2nd Edition is almost three times larger and adds to the original text new chapters on making a Cassegrainian telescope, optical windows, and equatorial mounts.

Borrowed from my high school library more than 20 years ago, the earlier book the First Edition was my introduction to an avocation that has occupied many evenings and weekends since. Siting of the Equatorial Telescope Activation requires a response to an email that we will txeereau to this address. Not so with Texereau: The accent is upon the practical details of just what it takes to fabricate an optical telescope.


Chapters on eyepieces and astronomical seeing have been expanded.

Net price for non-EU customers: Skywatcher Wi-Fi adapter for smartphone control From That fondly remembered volume forms the core of this new one, with many additions to complement and expand the older text. In Texereau was invited to McDonald Observatory in Texas to see what could be done about the soft star images of the inch reflector.

Finally inWillmann-Bell announced texerfau second edition of this TM classic.

Project Page Feedback Known Problems. So you might be right that Texereau was the first to argue for a starting aperture as large as 8 inches mm. The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.

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