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Old 20-11-2018, 05:16 PM
ab1963 (Andrew)
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Originally Posted by Adam83 View Post
Hello,


I am looking for replacement of stock focuser for ED100. Bintel has "Crayford Focuser 10:1 Refractor (96mm OD)" that looks like good fit. I am aware it is rebranded GSO and scanned quickly random (positive) reviews.


https://www.bintel.com.au/product/bintel-crayford-focuser-101-refractor-96mm-od/



Does any of you have first hand experience of this focuser? Is it any improvement over stock one (e.g in holding position with heavy load)?


Thank you in advance,


Adam



Hi Adam
Had one on a ED100 a while back and took it apart giving it a re-grease and anything i could improve i did but still never felt right slipping under heavy loads , Should have spent the extra on the linear bearing version at the time a far more substantial focuser and great value for the money.
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