Quote:Well, I have completed the modification of my little Astroview mount (EQ3) to a portable, convenient and super functioning Alt-AZ mount for my smaller scopes.
AstroTech 66mm ED f6.0
Quote:I believe that you will find that when using 90 degrees, you will find that one axis is always horizontal and one always vertical. When using 0 degrees, the rotation of the ra axis will cause the dec axis to leave the vertical plane. Hopefully, I'm clear enough.
15" Obsession #1603 AstroTech AT66
Quote:Just had a chance to weigh my C4-R / CG-4 after altaz conversion and without the counterweights and steel bar. Would you believe only 22 pounds! What a great grab and go package.
10" F/4.7 Modified Skywatcher Reflector, 38mm Orion Q70, 17mm Modified Ultima LX, 10mm TeleVue Delos, 7mm Pentax XL.