Re: Levels for Park setup

Christopher Erickson

Losmandy counterweight shafts are also stainless.

There are many blends of stainless steel and all of them contain iron.
However only about 30% of all SS manufactured has at least some magnetic

Christopher Erickson
Consulting Engineer
Summit Kinetics
Waikoloa, HI 96738

-----Original Message-----
From: [] On Behalf Of
Joe Zeglinski
Sent: Saturday, March 09, 2013 3:33 PM
Subject: Re: [ap-gto] Levels for Park setup

Hi Dean,

I was going for an expensive Starret, which is what machinists use, I
believe. But, I liked the magnet on this one - though unfortunately it won't
grab onto stainless steel as used on the AP counterweights. Probably would
be fine for lesser mounts - I think the Losmandy might have an iron or steel


From: Dean Schwartzenberg
Sent: Saturday, March 09, 2013 7:52 PM
Subject: Re: [ap-gto] Levels for Park setup

Mine is an expensive machinest model that came with a Cnc machine. Very

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