- I had a G11. Never could get the gears to mesh consistently!
Get an astro-physics. It'll last you a lifetime and you'll never regret it. Quality of service is exceptional. You have a problem? The engineers there will walk you through debugging on the phone.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "davidfenster@..." <davidfenster@...> wrote:
> I know this has probably been hashed out before. But here goes. I have been using an LX200 on a wedge tracking with an SBIG STi with a STF-8300M as my imager. I would like to upgrade my mount and have been looking at the Losmandy G11 (probably don't need goto since I only point at one or two things a night). What are the groups thoughts on this mount? Any other recommendations on mounts in this price range (3 thousand ish)?
- i think mike's comment on the ap600 and ap900 was a partial typo.. AP1600 was likely what he intended (and the AP900 is now replaced by the AP1100)
pricey mounts, but i wouldn't go with any other mount based on my experiences with an AP1200 and AP900.
--- In email@example.com, Orlando Andico <orly.andico@...> wrote:
> If my AP600 is a sample of the breed, I would not recommend it. It has
> severe challenges guiding in declination. But mine is an older non-GoTo
> QMD model.