By Philip S. Harrington
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Ten new homemade tasks for construction your personal astronomical equipment
Easy pointers on developing, utilizing, and taking care of telescopes and different astronomical equipment
Lists of the place to discover every thing astronomical, together with websites and assets; vendors, purchasers, and conventions; and company listings for items and services