Same skies, older eyes Antebellum Observatory 38.9989° N, 84.6267° W C9.25 XLT Carbon Fiber C6 SE OTA TMB 130SS (2007)MoonLite TMB 80SS (2007) TMB 92SS MoonLite Meade 8" LX90 Supercharged AstroScan "Orange" C8 (1979 Original Owner)Special Coatings "Orange" C8 1975 Cast Forks - Special Coatings "Orange" C5 1979 Special Coatings "Orange" C5 1975 Cast Forks "Orange" C90 Astro 1979 Criterion RV4 (1956 Original Owner) Meade 826 8" Newtonian Celestron 90 MAK Way Too Many Eyepieces
Quote: Look down the tube (from the corrector end) and see if these screws are visible with nuts on them - My feeling is these are missing
Quote:Here are some pics i took the other night. When the scope is placed horizontal it will slip out from under the top of the rear cell by the finder scope. i tightened everything. I even removed the finderscope and replaced the screws in that but the tube still slips.
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Black Creek Observatory C11 EdgeHD C8 AT6RC Eon80mmED