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Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount
      09/25/12 12:39 AM

Looks good. They took a few design hints from iOptron.

I think the fundamental periodic error will be OK. The bigger challenge is the gears. If they still use a stepper drive like the EQ6, the gearing should be simple and the periodic error due to the gears should be low.

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* Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount kwjohnson 09/24/12 11:08 PM
. * Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount johnpd   11/10/12 05:23 AM
. * Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount NickK-UK   11/10/12 06:05 AM
. * Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount Mike X.   11/10/12 09:08 PM
. * Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount 10gauge   09/24/12 11:57 PM
. * Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount orlyandico   09/25/12 12:39 AM
. * Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount kwjohnson   09/25/12 08:06 AM
. * Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount Lee Jay   09/25/12 03:26 PM
. * Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount TMSP   11/04/12 10:28 PM
. * Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount astro_baby   11/05/12 04:48 PM
. * Re: Preview of Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount TMSP   11/09/12 03:44 PM

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