Jump to content

sgl_imaging_challenge_banner_31.thumb.jpg.b7a41d6a0fa4e315f57ea3e240acf140.jpg

Simple mount question


Recommended Posts

Thats what I was hoping. I don't want to start imaging until after 11pm, so didn't want to have to do a lot of slewing about at that time of night. I also didn't want to have to do it now and then leave the mount running for a long time before its needed. Saving battery power for when its most wanted.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Polar alignment was pretty accurate. I placed polaris on the circle of the polarscope where it should have been at the time, and it was still on the circle 2hrs later so I pointed the mount where I wanted it and everything went well. I haven't fully checked the subs yet, but it stayed on track for the duration of the imaging sequence., and guiding was stable up until I lost the guidstar 2 frames from the finish.

Then it all went to pot.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.