Paul 16" Starstructure f/4 w/AN-SC and Zambuto optics Celestron Edge HD 1100 Lunt LS60DS Orion 8" imaging newt Explore Scientific ED127 CF Apo Astro-Tech AT65EDQ Astro-Physics 1100 mount Celestron AVX mount Mallincam Xtreme Denk Binotron
David Cotterell Toronto, Ontario "If an observer actually sees an object, there is no point in referring to a formula to find out whether he ought to see it; and if he fails to detect it, no formula will ensure his success." - W.H. Steavenson 8" f/15.5 TEC Maksutov 16" f/5 Teeter/Zambuto Dob 66mm WO SD AT 65EDQ APO Refractor Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO Mount iOptron ZEQ25 mount Canon 60Da
APM/TMB 115/805 APO Celestron ED-80 9.25S - GT, Vixen Porta II Naglers: 17T4, 13T6, 3-6 zoom UWANs: 28mm, 7mm Pentax 10XW, 10mm Radian Misc EP: 50mm Parks, 42mm GSO, 2x TV Barlow, sundry plossls...
Quote:I've got four A-P counterweights on the way and was wondering what people use to transport and protect them. DIY or purchased. Pictures would be very much appreciated!
My gear: --Celestron 8EdgeHD & 11EdgeHD | 80mm F/6 Triplet | Modified Canon T1i | QSI683WSG-8 | QHY5L-II | Celestron AVX mount | iOptron CEM60 mount | iOptron ZEQ25 mount --- My skies:
Warren - Stargazing since the 60's! Scopes: ETX-LS6, ED80T, AT6RC, Lunt LS60T, C9.25 Mounts: Atlas EQ-G, Vixen Portamount II Cameras: Atik 314L+,DMK31AU03,SSAG, ASI120MC Filters: Astrodon LRGB, Orion HA, SII, OIII Acc: Orion 5 place Filter wheels x 2, Flatman Primary Imaging site: Bortle Scale Class 6 Red Zone http://astrobin.com/users/rigel123/
Mark EON 80 - Twilight 2 | C11 - iEQ45 | Astro Physics 175EDF - 900GTO
Rob Tak EM200, TEC 140 And if the dam breaks open many years too soon, And if there is no room upon the hill And if your head explodes with dark forebodings too, I'll see you on the dark side of the moon.
Tak AP QSI Canon
8"ACF, AR152, ED100, ST80, EQ6Pro, Duo-T, AZ3, EQ1
Quote:This is my homemade solution. Easy to store, carry and transport in car.Hans
Who you jivin' with that Cosmic Debris? "all science is either physics or stamp collecting" -- Lord Rutherford
AT65EDQ, Lunt 35mm, WO 80mm FD, TEC 140, AT8IN, Classic f4.5 Obsession 18 w Argo and Servo, Naglers, an ES 100, Pentax XW's, Hypertuned G 11 Gem 1, UA UniStar Deluxe, Pentax 10x50 PCF WP II
Quote:Quote:This is my homemade solution. Easy to store, carry and transport in car.
Like the others said, definitely cool, but why did you put the white buttons on the bottom of the counterweight carrier?
Quote:This is my homemade solution. Easy to store, carry and transport in car.