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update lx200gps 8"

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Thanks again, Dick, for your quick reply. I appreciate your experience. I have owned the scope for a few years but am just getting more familiar with how it
djredford3
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Jul 22

Used LX200GPS 14" purchase...

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sounds like you have it covered...I think Dr Clay is a NO on the flashlight test ( forgive me if I'm wrong)...... look at the coatings --look for bugs and webs
bobkat19492000
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Jul 21

Donated 14" Question

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What the schematics don't reveal is the current-carrying capacity of the copper traces on the board. In many examples with the smaller Meade scopes (LXD55,
autostaretx
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Jul 21

Mode Object Star Named

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Press the Down arrow to have the AutoStar select another star. Repeat as needed. Mike Weasner Cassiopeia Observatory http://www.weasner.com/co Twitter:
Michael Weasner
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Jul 16

Donated 14" LX-200 - Scope Received

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Dave, I opened up the HBX - handbox and cleaned the rubber keypads with alcohol. I then painted the contacts with silver conductive paint as recommended on
paul valleli
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Jul 14

LX200 Fork Arm Length

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Hi Manning. I too have a 12" with the Meade Micro-focuser and the standard 2" Diagonal and it swings through no problem. The scope is still in storage
Brian Martindale
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Jul 14

Donated 14" LX-200

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Sorry, Joe...I meant the tip for Dave Monroe.  I have the Petersen 2" Eye Opener on my 12" LX200GPS.John Happy Connecting. Sent from my Sprint Samsung Galaxy
John Deriso
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Jul 13

PEC On or Off

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Thanks All for your response. It was something I never considered before. Sound like the LX can handle it. Bill
bill.stout1967
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Jul 9

Runaway Scope

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Dr. Clay, Thank you very much for the advice! Will see how this goes, hopefully Friday afternoon to do the change out as weather may cooperate this weekend.
hessbob2012
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Jun 21

"Astro Machine Shop" Recommendations ?

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I had a girlfriend with whom I traded little teasing remarks. We both know the other was not being serious, but, being sensitive individuals, we found that
Terry Flesch
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Jun 20

Switch

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That is excellent....easy is always best and hopefully this has solved the issue for you. ... Dr. Clay Arkansas Sky Observatories WEB: www.arksky.org/
P. Clay Sherrod
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Jun 19

Gonna check out a 16" GPS... Checklist?

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Looks like you'll have to add the photos to the photos tab as they can be attached to messages.
PaulBTitus
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Jun 13

No GPS lock

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Another alternative when patched is to use an app like VisualGPS to send the :gpx# command to the scope and then listen to the data coming back. This allows
johansea
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Jun 11

Shouldn't We Turn Them in?

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Please....none of us are participating in this group to "fight to the death." Come on now. Let us drop this; I do not find any of this offense, either pro nor
P. Clay Sherrod
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Jun 5

Lx200 and lx90 hand controllers

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The LX200gps hand controller only sends one kind of signal: reports of keypress and release. From then on, it's entirely the work of the boards inside the
autostaretx
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May 26
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