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Offline turbo

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My new set up
« on: 15:17:40, 09 April, 2016 »
Same WO 110 but I've got a moonlight focuser on now cracking focuser as I dropped the tube and broke the focuser nightmare  . New mount love it had the heq5 pro but it couldn't take the weight of tube and new camera .new camera sx825 moved away from dslr .guider new lodestar x2 had the Lvi smart guider before this guider it's all cost a lot of money but it's worth it the wife doesn't agree like . So what  :urock: :urock: :clap:
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Re: My new set up
« Reply #1 on: 15:56:25, 09 April, 2016 »
Looking very good  :thumbup:
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Re: My new set up
« Reply #2 on: 17:45:07, 09 April, 2016 »
Gulp!
8" f/5 Sky-watcher 200P f=1000,  6" f/9 Ritchey-Chr├ętien Revelation Astro f=1370, 3.5" f/10 Meade 90 with 2" focuser mod f=900, 3.5" f/13 Maksutov-Cassergrain f=1200...  Heavy Duty EQ est-60lb payload.  iOptron Minitower v2, Skywatcher SupaTrak, and a damaged EQ-3 Mount. Latest;- EQ-5 with dual drive.
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Re: My new set up
« Reply #3 on: 12:38:47, 10 April, 2016 »
You dropped the tube?!?!?! I am guessing that aged you about 20 years!
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Re: My new set up
« Reply #4 on: 18:44:44, 10 April, 2016 »
Not just the tube my new camera was attached also + filter wheel ,guide camera and Borg 60 as I was trying to balance new set up . I felt sick just stood and looked at it for a few seconds I was lucky it was only the focuser .
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Re: My new set up
« Reply #5 on: 00:11:01, 12 April, 2016 »
Looking good, just need to tidy up those cables  ;)
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Re: My new set up
« Reply #6 on: 22:09:47, 20 April, 2016 »
Nice setup. Wear nitrile gloves to remove. The rubber on those things sticks to anything like toffee to the carpet. You can tell I have experiance..... With toffee and carpets. 👍😁😁

 

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