Andrew Jones, Texas, USA

Andrew Jones, Texas, USA

It was a great personal challenge building an observatory for the first time. Thankfully Dan and the Crew at ExploraDome provided plenty of support. I automated both the rotation and the shutter on my 8′ ED using the Diffraction Limited MaxDome II control...
Ferris TX US

Ferris TX US

I built the building and installed the dome by myself. It was hard but can be done. The dome is great and works better than...
Ransom Canyon TX US

Ransom Canyon TX US

I’ve named it the “Sentinel of the Caprock” Observatory, or SOCO. It’s built on the deck behind my house overlooking Lake Ransom...
Denton TX US

Denton TX US

The Observatory was constructed using the ExploraDome plans. I increased the wall height 6 inches to give a bit more head room. I used Hardy Board for the exterior siding. I am very pleased with the final...