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No more springs
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Poster: Zoltar7 (see all of this user's photos)
Description: I decided to remove those hold and noisy tension springs ,and replace them with a simple system. When the tension knob is adjusted, a pressure is made on the altitude bearing and keeps the scope more stable. Felted pads were added behind the tension knob.


Relativist
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Registered: 10/11/2003
Posts: 3835
very nice
Sat May 20, 2006 4:08am
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erik
telescope surgeon

Registered: 1/30/2004
Posts: 24811
nice solution! Smile
Sun Jan 21, 2007 3:25pm
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nirvanix
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 6/7/2007
Posts: 1744
I like it too and could use that.
Sun Feb 16, 2014 6:51pm
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