Ed Thomas Deep Space Products www.deepspaceproducts.com
Quote:Thanks Ed!That helps a good bit, now I just need to find out about the type of metal and epoxy to use for the reinforcement part of the Mod. I will keep looking, thanks again!
8"ACF, AR152, ED100, ST80, EQ6Pro, Duo-T, AZ3, EQ1
Quote:Check page 4 of this thread at SGL. They are discussing the modification to the altitude tab EQ6.http://stargazerslounge.com/topic/86537-warning-bendy-eq6-altitude-bolts/page...Similar topic here in french but photos explain it well.http://www.webastro.net/forum/showthread.php?t=94319This link shows a photo for a similar solution.http://alain.zwingelstein.org/wp-content/uploads/IMG_0391.jpgHope these help and point in the right direction. There are doubtless other ways of doing this. A wedge shaped piece of steel or aluminium, maybe with a curved inner surface machined or ground and polished, could be either JBwelded on or attached with counter sunk cap screws into bored and tapped holes.