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#1 Greg K.

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Posted 18 September 2010 - 08:54 PM

Here are some valuable sites with a vast array of useful information pertaining to the Celestron CPC and NexStar GPS series of telescopes:


Mike Swanson's NexStar Resource Site
Celestron's CPC product page
Celestron's Spare Parts page

More interesting links:

Dan's astronomy software. A great freeware site.
Bestpair - software for determining the best two stars for alignment
Calsky Celestial Observer site

Useful forum threads:

Celestron Hand Control Fix - Control LCD weak
Powertank battery replacement
How to Tighten GPS Altitude Clutch
Uncle Rod's Cartes du Ciel and the CPC/GPS thread
Removing Jammed Focal Reducers on Visual Back Rings

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#2 Greg K.

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Posted 18 September 2010 - 09:27 PM

Forum member's NexStar Imaging Showcase:

NexStar Imaging Showcase
NexStar Imaging Showcase - discussion thread


Here are some valuable sites with a vast array of useful information pertaining to the Celestron NexStar series of telescopes:

Mike Swanson's NexStar Resource Site
Celestron's telescope product page
Celestron's Spare Parts page
Home Page for Matthias Bopp (lots of info in the Astronomy & Astronomy Downloads sections)


More interesting links:

Dan's astronomy software. A great freeware site.
Bestpair - software for determining the best two stars for alignment
Calsky Celestial Observer site
SpaceWeather
Dr. Clay Sherrod's How to clean your optics page


Useful forum threads:

Dovetail Rail Extension Option for the SE series
Auto two-star alignment
Balancing the NexStar SE Scopes
Alignment tips
Altitude Nut Adjustment NexStar SE Series
Art's Links to Astrophotography Software
6SE Rear-Cell Removal, Step by Step (in pictures) (Art Dent)
DIY "Wing Thing" (in pictures) (Art Dent)
Gearbox Replacement and Repair on the NexStar 6SE (Arctic Eddie)

Please PM a forum moderator if you have additional links you think would be worthy additions to this thread!
 






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