Re: GOTO Mounts, Ease of use
Rich N. <rnapo@...>
Hi Mark,toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
It also depends on where the OTA balances. With a finder,
Telrad, binoview, etc. my 180EDT balances closer to the
focuser end of the OTA. Without the Telrad and an 1 1/4
Brandon eyepiece the balance point is near the middle
of the OTA.
If I have to stand when viewing I like to lean on the top of
my ladder. It is more relaxing. Most of the time I prefer to
sit and observe. I use a StarBound adjustable chair.
Usually the taller the Pier the less stable it is.
Hi Rich, I get the feeling the 54" pier may be too short, even with