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LXD 75 meridian flip question

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#1 EricJD

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 09:40 PM

So I'm in an imaging session and my camera is about to hit the mount, how do I go about getting the mount the slew the telescope across, ie a meridian flip?

#2 LLEEGE

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Posted 12 September 2009 - 07:14 AM

Just "goto" the same object again.

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Posted 12 September 2009 - 10:41 AM

I guess that means that I have to wait until the object gets quite a ways past the meridian because when I 'goto' again, with the camera touching the mount almost, it still stays on the same side rather than flipping.

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Posted 12 September 2009 - 11:39 AM

It won't flip until the object crosses the meridian. If you have the latest version of Nextremote, you can offset the meridian to favor one side or the other. This is really helpful to avoid the flip all together.






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