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IanD
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Skywatcher Polar Alignment
      #5553143 - 12/03/12 11:58 PM

I recently saw that Skywatcher has a new firmware beta for the synta controller that does a polar alignment. Has anyone used this? How does it work? How WELL does it work?

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neptun2
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Re: Skywatcher Polar Alignment new [Re: IanD]
      #5553350 - 12/04/12 04:53 AM

In this topic you can find some useful info about this new feature:

http://www.cloudynights.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php/Cat/0/Number/5409471/page...

To sum it up - with the latest beta firmware (3.32 beta 5) i am very pleased with the performance of this feature and i like it.


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Re: Skywatcher Polar Alignment new [Re: IanD]
      #5553483 - 12/04/12 07:42 AM

Quote:

I recently saw that Skywatcher has a new firmware beta for the synta controller that does a polar alignment. Has anyone used this? How does it work? How WELL does it work?




The Beta seems to work purty well: http://uncle-rods.blogspot.com/2012/09/the-herschel-project-phase-ii-nights-1...


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