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Offline crose01

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HEQ5 with 10"
« on: 13:25:49, 12 April, 2015 »
I'm thinking of getting a SkyWatcher 250PS will this mount struggle with this size or should I go for the 200?

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Re: HEQ5 with 10"
« Reply #1 on: 14:53:32, 12 April, 2015 »
Go for the 200.
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Re: HEQ5 with 10"
« Reply #2 on: 15:05:15, 12 April, 2015 »
Agreed... 10" + better suited to the EQ6/NEQ6 Pro

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Re: HEQ5 with 10"
« Reply #3 on: 16:12:25, 12 April, 2015 »
I agree with Phil and Tapio - I wouldn't want to put a 250mm scope on my HEQ5 !!

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