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Celestron HeavyDuty Altazimuth Tripod

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#1 tag1260

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Posted 02 February 2014 - 11:00 AM

Can anyone give me any feedback on the Celestron HeavyDuty Altazimuth Tripod? Would I be better off with the EQ1 ? Don't really need an equatorial mount. I have an Orion ST80 that needs a new mount but I don't have a lot to spend right now.

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Posted 02 February 2014 - 02:14 PM

You can see in this post that user tnakazon is using an inexpensive Celestron Astromaster AZ mount ($60) with a C90. I'm pretty sure Terry also has an ST80. I'd try sending him a PM and asking for his impressions.






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