Astrocan 2017-01-20T12:34:12-05:00



Jakob Hand (age 7) with his 4.25-inch “Astrocan” (coffee can) telescope made with his NOVAC-member dad, along with homemade Baader film solar filter. OTA and “Frisbee” mount design by NOVAC-member John Avellone. Finder redesigned from a Daisy BB-gun sight by NOVAC-member John Deriso. Tripod courtesy of the Garden Center at Home Depot.