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AstrolabeNorthernRete 3d printed

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AstrolabeNorthernRete 3d printed
AstrolabeNorthernRete 3d printed

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AstrolabeNorthernRete

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This part of an astrolabe is called the rete. It shows the position of stars and has a calender circle scale.

 

The mater holds the other astrolabe parts and has a degree scale for measuring angles. The latitude plate is chosen for the latitude at which the astrolabe is being used. The rete contains a calender and the stars for the hemisphere of interest. The alidade is used to take sightings of stars and is lined up on the calendar to make calculations.  To be a functional astrolabe this rete needs to be combined with the additional parts described above.

 

There are good sources online detailing the use of an astrolabe so I will not go into that here.

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INCM
AstrolabeNorthernRete
Frosted Ultra Detail
Width
7.8 cm
Height
8.0 cm
Depth
0.3 cm

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