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dobsoscope
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G11 counterweight via OTA
      #5770256 - 04/01/13 08:22 AM

Good idea...!!..or not?!
http://ocupado.de/bilder/setup_mounts_6.jpg
http://ocupado.de/bilder/setup_mounts_4.jpg


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Hilmi
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Re: G11 counterweight via OTA new [Re: dobsoscope]
      #5770259 - 04/01/13 08:25 AM

That looks like a Pier Crash waiting to happen.

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lawrie
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Re: G11 counterweight via OTA new [Re: Hilmi]
      #5770322 - 04/01/13 09:28 AM

I think "not"
Like Hilmi says looks like a crash waiting to happen.


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JoseBorrero
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Re: G11 counterweight via OTA new [Re: lawrie]
      #5771570 - 04/01/13 07:49 PM

your digital drive don't have safety limits, a shorter scope plus more weight that have a safety clearing horizon to horizon

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korborh
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Re: G11 counterweight via OTA new [Re: JoseBorrero]
      #5771987 - 04/01/13 11:55 PM

Recipe for flexure

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