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Yes indeedy why not :) Any joy with the belt drive guy yet ? Bought an autoguider as an easy entry to guiding, one of these... https://www.firstlightoptics.com/guide-cameras/skywatcher-synguider-autoguider.html Quite fancied just a minimalist guiding solution then using the DSLR, the android tablet ...
Hi Darius, I don't have that part, but couldn't you adjust the counterweights so that when tracking they keep gear wheel pressure on the worm in one direction, against the driving direction of the worm i.e. when the counterweight is to the west then scope heavy by setup and when the counterweight is...
When you say refurbish are we talking cleaning (washing) which can be done at home once the mirror has been removed from the telescope tube using a process like this one... Clean the sink out. Have some dry clean towels handy, thin ones are best. Cotton wool (surgical grade is best if you can get it...
- 15 May 2016, 22:08
- Forum: General Astronomy
- Topic: UK Petition Introduce Legislation to Combat Light Pollution
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There is a UK Parliament petition which closes on the 22nd July to, "Introduce Legislation to Combat Light Pollution". Please follow the link and support it...
- 21 May 2015, 13:01
- Forum: Practical Astronomy
- Topic: Centreing your polar finder's reticle.
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Link to a youtube video on how to centre the reticle in your polar finder using the three small adjustment screws...