Tell us about yourself!
How about just learning what's on the cheat list.Apparently that is what you don't know
No need to use a Arduino for this. Just 2 switches will do the trick also and it eliminates the standby power too.
I ounce made a telescope the 'traditional way' by grinding some glass disks and such. However i really like your build most. Very clever and that you build this with just the things you have. Thanks for sharing