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8" Meade SCT accessories

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My lovely 8" LX200 Classic has been de-mounted from my observatory pier and I'm selling a load of accessories that used to be used with it.

  • 8" Bahtinov Mask - SOLD
  • Astrozap 8" dew shield - SOLD
  • Pair of 5" Asymetric mounting rings - £22
  • Astroengineering 3D counterbalance system with 2kg counterweight -  £45
  • Baader SCT Crayford Focuser - SOLD

All prices include postage to UK mainland

Both remaining items for £62 posted

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Edited by michaelmorris

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Hi Micheal,

I am interested in the Crayford focusser. Will work with a C6/SCT with an Altair 2" threaded diagonal?

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Hi Philip

As long as the C6 has an SCT thread on the back of it, then yes, I would think is should be okay.  

You describe the diagonal as having a 2" thread.  Do you mean 2" diameter or does the telescope side of the diagonal have an SCT thread on it?  If it is the latter, then you would need new diagonal as the focuser doesn't have a thread on the eyepiece end.

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Thank you for replying. The diagonal has the SCT thread. I purchased it from Davesellars late last year, (2016).

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