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dweller25
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Reged: 08/30/07

Loc: Lancashire, UK
Looking for new mount suggestions ... new
      #3584502 - 01/26/10 08:03 AM

Hello,

I have a GP-DX at the moment but would like something a little beefier BUT not much heavier.

The Atlas/EQ6 is too heavy for my back.

It's to hold a 5" F/8 refractor.

Would welcome suggestions.


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amys
Carpal Tunnel
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Reged: 06/12/06

Loc: Groton, CT
Re: Looking for new mount suggestions ... [Re: dweller25]
      #3584591 - 01/26/10 09:17 AM

What about the Tak EM 200? It weighs a bit less than the CGEM but has the same carryng capacity. At 15 kg, I think it's lighter than the Atlas.

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