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#1 Stargazer3236

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Posted 26 July 2021 - 09:59 PM

Can someone tell me what the base diameter is on the Orion XX14g? I just bought one and delivery is on this Wednesday. I want to know the base diameter for a dob dolly used for leveling purposes.



#2 Bill Weir

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Posted 27 July 2021 - 12:22 AM

Orion’s website says 30.5” wide and 158lbs fully assembled. Wow! That’s 2.5” wider than my 20” and 28lbs heavier. Be sure to get a dolly with fat tires.

 

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Posted 27 July 2021 - 12:24 AM

I plan on buying a Scope Buggy soon.



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Posted 27 July 2021 - 12:25 AM

Orion’s website says 30.5” wide and 158lbs fully assembled. Wow! That’s 2.5” wider than my 20” and 28lbs heavier. Be sure to get a dolly with fat tires.

 

Bill

But your scope is not GoTo, therefore you are not getting the drive package on both the ground board and side panel too. That adds considerable weight to the set up.




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