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Review - LX600 12" Primary Mirror Lock


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#1 Weasner

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Posted 03 August 2018 - 06:23 AM

When I received my first LX600 12" in early 2016 I quickly became frustrated with focus changes when slewing or tracking due to the lack of a primary mirror lock.  A second LX600 12" I received experienced the same problem.  After many months of development and testing a new product is now available which adds a Primary Mirror Lock to the LX600 12" telescope, without requiring any disassembly.  

 
If your LX600 12" f/8 telescope experiences a focus shift during slewing or tracking, you will want to read my product review:
 
 
Disclosure: I created the concept for this mirror lock and ScopeStuff turned it into a high quality product.  I receive no compensation from sales of the LX600 12" Primary Mirror Lock.
 
Mike Weasner
Cassiopeia Observatory
 


#2 MistrBadgr

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Posted 03 August 2018 - 09:34 AM

Hi Mike!

 

Thanks for the information about your review and your work to fix a problem!

 

Best Regards,

 

Bill Steen


Bill Steen, Sky Hunters' Haven Observatory, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma




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