Re: Should I select 900GTO or 1200GTO?

N. Foldager

Philip Perkins wrote:

I'll second Charles. To be precise, the 1200 is more than double the
weight of the 900. 80 lbs is a weight to be truly reckoned with if you
have to transport the mount long distances to dark sites.

I have an AP 155 EDF, 4" Field Flattener, and a Pentax 6x7 attached to the
end of it. And on top of that is an AP 80mm guidescope. The AP 900
carries that load with superb stability and tracking precision, even in a
moderate wind. Check out some results:
Your images are very impressing.

Thank you again to everybody who helped me solve my 900 vs. 1200

Now I will retract.
I have arrived at a decision when white smoke comes out from my

Best regards,

Niels Foldager

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