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Offline iwardlaw

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Polar Alignment with BackyardEOS and QPPA2 software
« on: 16:47:44, 07 January, 2017 »
Anyone tried this method of polar alignment

https://www.otelescope.com/index.php?/topic/1978-qppa2/

Seems very much like the QHY Polemaster method

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Re: Polar Alignment with BackyardEOS and QPPA2 software
« Reply #1 on: 12:34:54, 17 January, 2017 »
I wonder how it compares wrt accuracy.
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Re: Polar Alignment with BackyardEOS and QPPA2 software
« Reply #2 on: 13:45:22, 17 January, 2017 »
Claiming this "Accuracy appears to be 1 arc min or less"
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