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Atlas/NEQ6 Pro - What next?

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#1 Pauls72

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Posted 21 March 2019 - 06:49 PM

After 12 years I think I have run out of things to do to my main Atlas mount:

Hyper Tuned

Installed ceramic bearings worm gear bearings

Installed a Rowan belt drive kit

Replaced the bendy J-bolts with harder stainless ones

Installed an ADM Dual saddle

Added a homemade stabilizer/spreader

I have a Pole Master

I installed a larger counter weight shaft and drilled out my weights

Installed an EQ6-Rail kit

I have several EQ6-USB adapters and use EQMOD for AstroPhotography

And last I just got a StarSense for Skywatcher mounts.

 

The EQ6-Rail kit is a little pricey, but it works great. (It is $28 cheaper at Dark Frame Optics. No VAT)

 

I have a second used Atlas that I use for visual observing when doing AP.

Replaced the bendy J-bolts with harder stainless ones

Installed an ADM Dual saddle

It has a Pole Master adapter too

 

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Edited by Pauls72, 21 March 2019 - 07:01 PM.

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#2 DuncanM

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Posted 21 March 2019 - 07:24 PM

Here's the ticket:

 

http://www.mda-teles...id=45&Itemid=75




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