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dpaul

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M42
« on: November 09, 2019, 08:41:31 PM »
M42 taken with Atik Horizon Mono - LRGB frames of 15 seconds each.
Scope - 30'' Dobsonian on unguided equatorial mount

David

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Re: M42
« Reply #1 on: November 11, 2019, 12:36:59 PM »
Hi David,

The image scale is fantastic, looks like the platform is doing its job nicely.

Vince

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Re: M42
« Reply #2 on: November 24, 2019, 09:26:59 PM »
Thanks Vince,

I've installed a much better motor and made some innovative to reduce gear backlash in the 3 stage planetary gear system. This is the very first time I tried the updated drive. Just waiting for more clear skies, you've seen nothing yet!!!!!!

David