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#1 noah way

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Posted 06 February 2010 - 12:55 PM

Should be rock-solid with my 102 ...

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#2 Ken Ross

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Posted 06 February 2010 - 04:40 PM

You better check Noah. The load limit on the Ioptron Cube is 7-11 lbs. There's a misprint on the refractor size in your ad when it says 'refractors of 40"'. It should be 'refractors not more than 4"'.

I've got an ES127 and it sits on the Ioptron Mini Tower. That unit has a load capacity of 25lbs.

Of course you could be kidding too! :)

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Posted 06 February 2010 - 05:30 PM

Somehow I didn't think they had this in mind:

"The lens itself is 40 inches across, and the tube is 63 feet long."

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Posted 06 February 2010 - 05:48 PM

I think they meant the length of the tube.

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Posted 06 February 2010 - 11:15 PM

Somehow I didn't think they had this in mind:

"The lens itself is 40 inches across, and the tube is 63 feet long."


Man, can you imagine the tripod that's required! :roflmao:






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