Re: Roland's October 1981 Sky & Telescope article: "An Apochromatic Triplet Objective"


James Stone
 

It’s amazing how useful a Christen triplet from that era remains as compared other contemporary technological innovations such as the rotary dial telephone. Some things really do stand the test of time.

 

From: <main@ap-ug.groups.io> on behalf of "Roland Christen via groups.io" <chris1011@...>
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Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 3:23 PM
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Subject: Re: [ap-ug] Roland's October 1981 Sky & Telescope article: "An Apochromatic Triplet Objective"

 

It's from a time when people actually looked thru a scope with things called eyepieces (and had telephones attached to walls, with rotary dials on them).

 

Rolando

 

 

 

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From: Pete Lardizabal <p14@...>
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Subject: Re: [ap-ug] Roland's October 1981 Sky & Telescope article: "An Apochromatic Triplet Objective"

Many thanks James!

 

Read this long, long ago in a land far, far away. 

 

🤓

 

Pete



On Feb 23, 2021, at 2:03 PM, James Stone <jrs7r@...> wrote:

At long last, Sky & Telescope has granted permission for this article to be posted to the Astro-Physics user group. Permission is limited to this user group only. This copy of the article should not be redistributed and is for private use only. Hope the community enjoys reading this as much as I did.
Best,
James

<Apochromatic triplet objective article.pdf>

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