Re: Mach1GTO having significant play in RA and DEC axis even with RA/DEC clutch knobs fully tight


Peter Nagy
 

It sounds like your mount needs gears remeshing. There are many Mach1 manuals available based on year built or serial numbers. Here is a link to manuals for discontinued products. Scroll down a bit until you see "Mach1 German Equatorial" at:

https://astro-physics.info/index.htm?tech_support/tech_support_legacy

Peter

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