David-------David Lukehurst UP 20" f/4, Orion Optics ODK12, CFF 180, Borg 125SD, Wiliam Optics FLT98, Borg 71FL, TS 50EDLunt LS60THa + LS60FHa
Quote:Is the EQ5 Astro Professional mount identical with the Meade LXD75?EQ5 Astro Professional with stainless steel tripodHow do the two compare?
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Quote:You can see photos of the mount if you click on the link in my previous post.
Just my thoughts, subject to change at any time. Garry CR150HD FLT110 TMB Triplet ZS80FD Anniversary Edition ZS66ED Triplet GT-ONE HD GT-ONE EZ Touch POD XL-4 RASC Calgary
Quote:The Astro 5 German Equatorial mount looks the same as the Sky-Watcher EQ5(EQ4) (tracking, no goto), made by Synta, except the Astro 5 has the stainless steel legs on the tripod.