click to return6" Brashear refractor with mount

Restoration in progress

tube, showing how it attaches to mount

focuser, showing graduations

brashear mount

Brashear mount, showing worm drive

A different view of Brashear worm drive

Brashear mount, showing how it attaches to the tube

Brashear mount

Brashear tube, cell end

Brashear focusing knob

number on Brashear mount

Brashear tube and mount

6" Brashear tube on mount

6" lens. I have temporarily set the Brashear mount on the pier that is for the 6" Clark.
This is a fairly heavy mount, yet is considered portable.


6" Brashear on oak tripod I made. It stands a little over 6 foot tall as you see it here.