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Clear skies - Jim Crazy PNW imager !
A-P Mach1 on 12" concrete pier - ROR structure.
Tak FSQ85-EDX, Tak FS-128. Orion 8" f/3.9 w/MoonLite motorized - MPCC MkIII CCD:
SBIG 8300M/FW8, Astrodon 36mm LRGB, 5nm Ha, 3nm SII, OIII - Canon EOS 6D unmod SSI3, SSAG,
Skytools3pro, MaxImDLpro, PSCS5, PSPpro, TheSkyX, TheSky6, BYE, StarTools
Orion XX14g -for visual- diags, ep's, accy tubes, Binocs .
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Nexstar 8 GPS, WO 66mm SD, Celestron CG5Canon XSi (unmodded), Meade DSI Mono, Meade DSI II ColourMeade 40mm,34mm,28mm,24mm,20mm,16mm SWA, 24, 18mm UWA, ES 82 degree 11mm, Hyperion 13mm, and a whole bunch of less used eyepiecesNewcastle, Ontario Clear Sky Clock
Quote:That thing looks like a copy of Ioptron's new mount. I wonder if its as good?
Quote:One thing I've noticed is that enabling the PEM correction playback seems to increase errors, rather than reducing them -- maybe due to rough handling of the mount during shipment. I'm planning to try re-calibrating to see if it helps.
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Quote:Quote:One thing I've noticed is that enabling the PEM correction playback seems to increase errors, rather than reducing them -- maybe due to rough handling of the mount during shipment. I'm planning to try re-calibrating to see if it helps. That's probably due to it being recorded in the Northern hem. Your RA is tracking in the opposite direction now.