Possible Improvements to the 1.5m Telescope


first contact is Esteban Parkes
_______________________________________________________________________

TO IMPROVE OBSERVING
_______________________________________________________________________

   1     upgrade dome vents
   2     update Observing Manual and post on web
   3     update SNR information and post on web
   4     update TCS
   5     re-establish tip/tilt guider to get light on fiber
   6     replace ThAr lamp

  ???    improve focus

2018.06  make RUN CALIB 2 sign
2018.04  buy duplex printer
2017.12  wash mirror for 2017
_______________________________________________________________________

TO INCREASE EFFICIENCY OR COMFORT
_______________________________________________________________________
  
   1     buy two new large chairs for observers
   2     install better heating system --- fix window/AC unit vent
   3     replace floor in observing room

  ???    paint observing room

2018.04  buy new stereo system
_______________________________________________________________________