Handmade 8" Telescope
Location: To be determinedThree girls built a 8" dobsonian telescope for a service project. Since completing the project the girls have won a Merit award and the Astronomer's choice award at the Riverside Telescope Maker's conference in 2005. Their project has been very successful. They have taught an introduction to astronomy class to a group of 22 girls. The girls appear in the Maker's Book.
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