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Meade LX50 damaged gear help

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Hello SGL

I wonder if anyone could help and advise where I could obtain a replacement gear for my LX50.

In the recent stormy weather I forgot to bring in my 10" LX50 and it blew over in the wind and damaged the plastic gears on the delineation as shown in the picture.

I have read that there was a upgraded version of gears that could be obtained once upon a time. Can anyone help sourcing replacement gears or the number of teeth on the cogs?

 

 

Many thanks

 

Paul

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Hello Paul.

Do you still have the broken off part of the gear and is it just one piece? If so, and you have no luck easily sourcing a replacement, I'm pretty sure I could mend it for you.  :icon_biggrin:

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