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Custom Focus Knob For Nexstar 11gps

Poster: JimCollins (see all of this user's photos)
Description: Recently built a custom focus knob to fit over the existing "MicroTouch Focuser." Larger dia. + soft rubber knurl gives a smoother more sensitive feel to the course adjustment.




Registered: 12/31/1969
nice work!
Mon Jan 17, 2005 9:10pm
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JimCollins
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Registered: 4/24/2003
Posts: 32
Thanks Mike,
A big part of this hobby, is the enjoyment that I get from tinkering!
Tue Jan 18, 2005 11:07am
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Registered: 12/31/1969
I like it alot! would you ever consider doing one for my scope...i would pay Smile
-Steve
Thu May 26, 2005 3:18pm
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Steve S
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Registered: 2/15/2007
Posts: 7
Was that originally one from Starizona ?
Sat Apr 7, 2007 6:04pm
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JimCollins
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Registered: 4/24/2003
Posts: 32
Steve S,
Yes, I purchased the "Micro Touch" from Starzonia. I removed the original outer knob and replaced it with my custom knob.
Tue Apr 10, 2007 1:58pm
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ScottAz
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Registered: 2/6/2005
Posts: 1329
Nice custom work! Looks like it could survive just about anything!
Sun Jul 8, 2007 10:55am
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BillBoehme
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Registered: 8/18/2007
Posts: 59
Very kewel.
Wed Aug 22, 2007 1:52am
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Dr Morbius
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Registered: 2/6/2007
Posts: 3681
Pretty sharp, I might add!
Tue May 26, 2009 12:08am
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TimD
Pooh-Bah

Registered: 2/16/2005
Posts: 1403
Wish I was that handy!
Sun Aug 30, 2009 6:42pm
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