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Re: Setting LX200-ACF GPS mount limits.

Gday Mike Try using the handbox to select a different sized scope and hit enter. Then reselect your scope and hit enter. That should reset the upper and lower
johansea
11:20 PM
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133992

Re: Setting LX200-ACF GPS mount limits.

johansea - Thank you for response. It appears I can no longer make any change to the Upper Mount Limit. Software may be corrupt. ... Gday Mike Just use the
neumannmike
11:02 PM
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133991

Re: Setting LX200-ACF GPS mount limits.

Gday Mike Just use the left slew key to position the cursor over the sign and then use the up/dn keys to toggle the sign
johansea
4:23 PM
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133990

Setting LX200-ACF GPS mount limits.

After polar aligning my LX200-ACF GPS telescope, the scope refuses to slew to Jupiter, due to it allegedly exceeding the upper mount limit. I can plainly see
neumannmike
10:42 AM
#133990
 
133989

Re: Alternate finder scope mounting options

My 10" GPS is loaded just about to the max with additional equipment. You can see it on my website. Observatory http://www.mts.net/~lmlod/Observatory.html
l_d_bonnie
May 16
#133989
 
133988

Re: Alternate finder scope mounting options

I have an 8" LX 200R and a 80ED mounted with ADM rings+clamps on v-rails. I used to use rings with ~130mm diameter, but I've switched to 110mm rings. Both
rmcanavan
May 16
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133987

Re: Alternate finder scope mounting options

I never said the Meade finder was insufficient. The problem, as I stated, is that there is not enough room for the ST80 on the Vixen rail and the finder scope
Jim Coleman
May 15
#133987
 
133986

Re: Alternate finder scope mounting options

Can we go back a step here please? Whenever I have had to deal with the Meade finder - ie., one-time assembly or equivalent - my sequence has been basic. I
ldjhandm
May 15
#133986
 
133985

Finder Scope

Hi Jim, I took this off line, because of a possible non-standard solution. Not sure I understand what you want to do. I have made a couple adapters, etc. Are
Thomas D. Dean
May 14
#133985
 
133984

Alternate finder scope mounting options

Good day, I have an Orion ST-80 mounted on a Vixen rail atop my 8" LX200. The ring screws don't clear the finderscope though - I have to remove the finderscope
Jim Coleman
May 14
#133984
 
133983

Re: LX200 w PHD2 guiding problem ( differnt dec guide speed?)

Hi Joe. I wonder if you'd be willing to contact me off-list about the Dec backlash challenges with the LX200 and PHD2. We've been doing some work in that
waddington50
May 12
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133982

Re: Cooling fan cable wiring and/or replacement part #

It runs on 2 wires and is a standard 12VDC muffin fan. The black wire is ground and the red wire is the center pin of the power plug on the round housing.
Christopher Erickson
May 11
#133982
 
133981

Cooling fan cable wiring and/or replacement part #

Hello all, Our Meade LX200 GPS 16" SCT uses the cooling fan to help aid in cooling but the wires from the plug pulled away. After inspecting the plug, it
whirlpoolgalaxy2003
May 9
#133981
 
133980

Activity

Why no action here in a week? Dennis
dpskala2517
May 9
#133980
 
133979

Re: LX200-ACF virtual handbox

I tried to reply to you earlier, but I somehow was bounced off the forum, my post was rejected, and I didn't realize until now.
dpskala2517
May 5
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