Posted 06 August 2009 - 08:34 AM
Posted 06 August 2009 - 08:44 AM
The CG5 type dovetail is also rather dinky for mounting a heavy scope like the Meade 10". Meade scopes OTAs tend to be a bit heavier than similar size Celestrons.
Anyway, I don't think it will ruin the mount. People overload these mounts all the time. It rarely damages them.
Posted 06 August 2009 - 12:37 PM
Posted 07 August 2009 - 07:57 AM