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Old 03-10-2017, 05:45 PM
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FLI Atlas Backlash settings

To Atlas users - what backlash setting are you using (FocusMax)? Mine is set to zero - just want to check if that is correct. I notice in the FLI documentation the example they give is 5. Tiny difference - but keen to know what others advise.
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Old 03-10-2017, 06:25 PM
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I'm also using zero and haven't had any problems.

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Old 03-10-2017, 06:26 PM
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I’ve just used the standard 50 steps that is default in the driver. I found the PDF needed them so I just left it with the Atlas.
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Old 04-10-2017, 07:06 AM
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Mine is set to zero I am pretty sure. I find the Atlas is fairly close going forward or backwards from exact focus but if you go past it there is usually a slightly different movement the other way to get back to it. I find this happens with any focuser though.

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Old 04-10-2017, 12:39 PM
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Thank you all for your responses. Am checking the smaller details of my rig whilst waiting for the spring clouds to clear here in Perth and the arrival of a new camera.

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