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Old 22-05-2009, 01:25 PM
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Astrobserver99 (Rob)
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Location: Bellarine Peninsula, Victoria
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I increased the calibration step to 0.8 seconds and the guiding worked perfectly. Sometimes, it can be difficult finding a guide star, only the brighter stars seem to show up, even when I set the exposure to 5 seconds. I am thinking this is probably due to the light polluted skies I live in, more than anything else.

I have my guidescope mounted on top of the C8 with a ScopeStuff Mounting Plate and 3 Point Rings. It is very solid.

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