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CPC and power cord

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Hello all,

Has anyone any suggestions as to how to sort the power cord out on a CPC as it slews to different parts of the sky?

I find myself bending down and picking all the power supply units up and following the mount round until it stops slewing to prevent the cord getting pulled tight.

There is a "cord wrap" feature on the handset - is that the answer or is that for wedge mounted scopes?

Any tips would be great or photos etc.



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hi sam, if you look in the classified you will see my set up for sale in 1 of the pics you will see i have made a hub which controls the dew heaters and supplys power to the mount and its all fixed to the lifting handle, so when the scope turns everything turns with it, i also mount the power tank underneath the mount. once set up i dont need to touch the cables at all

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