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2001

Re: Issues getting dome to synch with scope ...never in the shutter

You check too if using the top scope ... Center if using center ... Center is checked so it's not using the offset too parameters On Monday, April 27, 2015,
Steve Shellman
Apr 27
#2001
 
2000

Re: Issues getting dome to synch with scope ...never in the shutter

Seems to me like the Offset Top is sort of a compromise with pointing. Try Offset top = 0 and see what happens. Jerry Gunn On Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 5:33 PM,
Jerry Gunn
Apr 27
#2000
 
1999

Re: Issues getting dome to synch with scope ...never in the shutter

Thanks for all your responses ...offset top is if you have a scope piggybacked on top of the "center scope" which I do Steve On Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 5:04 PM,
Steve Shellman
Apr 27
#1999
 
1998

Re: Issues getting dome to synch with scope ...never in the shutter

I just looked at my slaving parameters. I have a CGE PRO mount with a C14 HD OTA. My Offset up = 17" Offset Top = 0" I'm not sure what the offset top means.
gunner4565
Apr 27
#1998
 
1997

Re: Issues getting dome to synch with scope ...never in the shutter

OK - cool - I will re-measure everything ....and I may try Maxim DLfor Dome control ... Might try the sky first - I bought the Sky's Dome- addon but TI said I
Steve Shellman
Apr 27
#1997
 
1996

Re: Issues getting dome to synch with scope ...never in the shutter

Hi Steve, I don' use DDW any more but rely on ACP nowadays. I vaguely recall having to tick "Daylight Savings" in the scope mount properties in DDW
Michael Cook
Apr 27
#1996
 
1995

Re: Issues getting dome to synch with scope ...never in the shutter

I shared you frustration for a while until I found out my mount measurements were wrong. Someone else measured them and when I checked, I noticed the previous
gunner4565
Apr 27
#1995
 
1994

PD-10 Free

Anyone willing to drive to northern CT (15 miles NW of Hartford) can have a PD-10 in good shape if you're willing to help disassemble it. Includes all motors
blind10578
Apr 27
#1994
 
1993

Issues getting dome to synch with scope ...never in the shutter open

Hi all, I have two 10 foot domes ... both with paramount ME IIs in them ... one has an Edge 14 and the other has a 17" Planewave CDK They each have refractors
Steve Shellman
Apr 27
#1993
 
1992

Dome Support Ring

On my Dome Support Ring which is is made in two sections it has an offset at each end to assure the it is concentric when butting the sections together. My
leeroger24
Apr 9
#1992
 
1990

Re: Trouble with dome rotation, just moves 15 degr than stops!

Hi Lars, You might be onto something - - the azimuth sensor has two pairs of LED/Photosensors which detect the holes in the sensor wheel as it turns. If the
Roger Ady
Apr 5
#1990
 
1989

Re: Trouble with dome rotation, just moves 15 degr than stops!

Hi again, It seems that there is a problem with the Azimuth encoder, the 15 degr is just a time out, after 3 s with no input from the encoder it stops slewing
lgw09
Apr 5
#1989
 
1988

Re: Trouble with dome rotation, just moves 15 degr than stops!

Hi Lars, Did you visit their website? It has been updated to reflect their new location. There has, however, been no change to their email address which is:
Kent DeGroff
Apr 5
#1988
 
1987

Re: Poli Glow

Thanks for the input Butch. I also had read that someone used clearcoat paint on their boat and it looked fine for a year then it yellowed. That would be a big
Bob
Apr 5
#1987
 
1986

Re: Poli Glow

Reference the Poly-Glow product.  I used a similar product on my fiberglass boat years ago.  I forget the name now, but it was a clear product with a
SR-71
Apr 5
#1986
 
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