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Old 03-04-2021, 11:48 AM
HarryD (Greg)
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PEC for Losmandy G11

I have often wondered if PEC would be worth the effort for my Losmandy G11.
I took the plunge and purchased PEMPro 3. Not inexpensive, but seems to have good reviews.
With PEMPro 3 I can use my QSI camera via Sequence Generator Pro, which was not possible with previous versions.
I have attached two PHD log files. I think you can tell which is before PEC and which is after.
I had never assumed PEC would turn my Losmandy G11 into a $20,000 mount, but it has made a difference. You can see this in the PEAK figures. I think the major difference will be much smoother guiding.
So, a good $240 spent, and a nights work for me to set it up.
Good to see some clear sky here on Sydney's Northern Beaches.
Very rare these days.
Cheers Greg.
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Old 03-04-2021, 09:37 PM
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Pec

Looks good Greg.
Had you had any success using the PEC routines included in Gemini?
I did a few training sessions but didnt go the full distance with it as it was just as easy to let PHD do the work.
If the weather allows maybe I will have another go.

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Old 04-04-2021, 10:11 AM
HarryD (Greg)
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No, I never bothered with the Gemini PEC training.
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