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How to stop slewing immediately - VX mount

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 10:28 PM

I have a VX mount. A couple of times I have come super close to hitting the tripod with my diagonal or camera. Does anyone know how to make the mount stop slewing besides hitting the power button? I figure this is good information to have just in case. I would hate to hit the power button and then have to redo the whole alignment calibration routine if there is a way. I haven't tried yet, just figured someone would know. Thanks...

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 10:59 PM

Press one of the direction keys and this will stop the mount.




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Posted 09 May 2013 - 09:08 AM

Thank you!! I will try it...figured someone would know right away.

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Posted 09 May 2013 - 06:07 PM

you can setup slew limits.. I have this issue with my filter wheel hitting my electronics pier on my pro.

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