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Re: [SPAM:27%] [UncensoredTakGroup] DEC backlash on my NJP mount

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Hi, Using the Temma ASCOM driver while watching a sunspot just now I noticed about 1, maybe 1.5 seconds of backlash when using guide rate slewing. I have to
Sander Pool
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May 21

DEC backlash on my NJP mount

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... In normal situations the only movement you should see in declination is a slight drift in one direction from any polar misalignment. If you are reversing
Gene Horr
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May 8

absolute focuser recommendations for FSQ 106 ED XIII

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Focus is perfect every time. I have the high res stepper and v2 control box. No rotator, and since the whole focuser can rotate i don't use the caa. No sag
Bill Long
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May 7

Counter weight rust

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I had an old Oldsmobile 98 1956 and remove rust from the bumpers with coke syrup from a drug store soda fountain. what about WD40??Just a thought, Domenic
domen43i
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May 6

TSA 120 focuser removal hex key

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Ron at MoonLite will build all of my focusers. I have bought 3 from him, two went on Taks (FSQ106 and TOA130) and they work like a swiss watch.
Bill Long
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May 2

FSQ106EDX-IV focuser stability issues?

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Hi , Is there a foccuser collimation tutorial anywhere on the web ? Can u post a link pls Thanks Suresh Sent from my iPhone
Suresh Mohan Neelmegh
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May 1

Pointing the EM200 polar scope at Polaris

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Use a piece of wood, a brick, whatever to get close. You don’t actually have to be anywhere near level for polar alignment. You can hang the mount upside
Gene Horr
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Apr 30

Bag or case options for Takahashi extra heavy duty metal tripod

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Thanks, I will check them out. My last large tripod set got unnecessarily dinged up because I did Lille to protect them Jim
jfmiller7
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Apr 29

Polar Alignment Math

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Hello Vankatesh, I think you are on to something here. As I play with these calculations and adjust the latitudes slightly for my location, and assuming I can
arthur.klatt
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Apr 25

RoboFocus and Tak FSQ106EDIII

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Thanks for the good info. I don't think the set screws are slipping, but I will double check that to be sure. The documentation from RoboFocus says, "When the
imkerryw@gmail.com
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Apr 19

Berkeley 15 and vdB 32

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Hello John and Peter, Thank you very much for your nice comments! ... Absolutely agreed! best, Bernhard Hubl www.ccdguide.com http://www.ccdguide.com
hubble_at
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Apr 17

Two comets in closeup and in wide-field

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Hello John and Kinch, Thank you very much for your nice comments! @John: I prefer CCDStack for stacking of comet images. My basic workflow is explained in the
hubble_at
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Apr 13

FSQ106N to Cannon DSLR

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Thanks for the reply Pawel. I found a CA35 now I need to find a Wide T for the Canon. Neal From: UncensoredTakGroup@yahoogroups.com
Neal Kleinman
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Apr 11

Pulse Guiding

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I'll get in touch by direct email....I don't have exactly the same set up...but we can try :-) Kinch
bkinch1
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Apr 11

M81 M82 IFN

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Gracias Jose Luis !!!! iPhonetik bidalia ... Gracias Jose Luis !!!! iPhonetik bidalia El 2017 api. 6, a las 14:41, 'Fobos' joseluis@fobos.es
Iñaki Lizaso
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Apr 6
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