Jump to content

Stargazers Lounge Uses Cookies

Like most websites, SGL uses cookies in order to deliver a secure, personalised service, to provide social media functions and to analyse our traffic. Continued use of SGL indicates your acceptance of our cookie policy.

sgl_imaging_challenge_banner_dslr_mirrorlesss.thumb.jpg.5b348d6a5e7f27bdcb79e9356b7fc03b.jpg

iksobarg

Attaching a SSAG autoguider to a 70mm small refractor

Recommended Posts

Hello Dear SGL Friends,

I've got ideas on attaching this RACI + SSAG to my 70ED; one is with a lot of zip ties.

post-33926-0-38791600-1427977729_thumb.j

I would prefer a more solid solution.

Many thanks!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Ah man...

Too easy!

I had it... in the box the RACI came in...

the small size of the screws on the 70ED threw me off...

Ach du lieber Zeit :S

Edited by iksobarg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Nope. The two tiny screws that would work, running North and South, at the bottom of the pic,  are just threaded plugs. I don't see where else to attach it.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

So I turned the focuser assembly and found more potential mount screws but it looks like it's going to be a tight fit and I have to suitable screws as the present ones seem useless.

post-33926-0-01672100-1427981374_thumb.j

post-33926-0-93355400-1427981377_thumb.j

post-33926-0-73705700-1427981381_thumb.j

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.