Direct Visual ( Dark Sky ) Astronomy has got the Vibe ~ Essence and is Alive ( Ancient History ) , Fabulous, Pure Joy, Challenging and Memorable. ( Pictures, NOT so much )
Shown here is the first version with the original LayOuts .
Basically, it is
binoculars looking into a first surface mirror (
coating on top ) at 45 degrees.
Just as easy and comfortable to use is the simpler second version.
20 x 100mm BinoMax ( below )
Comfortable "True" viewing under 40 deg. on a camping stool with your legs under the tripod.
camping stool legs with notched .62 dia. wooden dowels.
Note : Get the Free Google Earth/Sky with Lots of Pictures/info. ( At Home. )
Comfortable, balanced ( reversed+upside down )
viewing above 30 deg. ( Requires Attention. )
Red Dot Pointer ( on a magnet ) with tether.
Low (-) Dec. counterbalance Handle.
Mirror Board LiftOut Strap