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ourobouros2k2
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Reged: 11/10/11

Loc: okc area, oklahoma
Counterweight bar extension for Sirius EQ-g?
      #5575577 - 12/17/12 11:50 AM

Anyone know where I can find one stateside?

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Doug Culbertson
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Re: Counterweight bar extension for Sirius EQ-g? new [Re: ourobouros2k2]
      #5575787 - 12/17/12 02:13 PM

Try Scopestuff. The 6" extension with M12 thread fit my CG5 perfectly.

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ourobouros2k2
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Reged: 11/10/11

Loc: okc area, oklahoma
Re: Counterweight bar extension for Sirius EQ-g? new [Re: Doug Culbertson]
      #5575992 - 12/17/12 04:30 PM

Much thanks, will give it a go

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RTLR 12
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Reged: 12/04/08

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Re: Counterweight bar extension for Sirius EQ-g? new [Re: ourobouros2k2]
      #5576164 - 12/17/12 06:15 PM

The CW bar on the CG-5 is 13" long. I replaced mine with the CW bar from a CGEM mount. It is 16" long and available on the Celestron web site for $25.

Stan


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gonzosc1
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Reged: 11/08/12

Loc: South Carolina
Re: Counterweight bar extension for Sirius EQ-g? new [Re: RTLR 12]
      #5576226 - 12/17/12 06:51 PM

thought for sure it would have came with one like the atlas.

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ourobouros2k2
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Reged: 11/10/11

Loc: okc area, oklahoma
Re: Counterweight bar extension for Sirius EQ-g? new [Re: gonzosc1]
      #5576355 - 12/17/12 08:15 PM

might have originally, got mine used.

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