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Fastar 8" With Meade 416xte?

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Posted by Andre Paquette on September 17, 2002 03:33:08 UTC

Hi folks,

I've got a Meade 416xte camera that I've been using with my Celestar 8. I'm thinking of upgrading to a Nextar 8 GPS to get the better mount, tracking, and fastar ability.

My question: is it foolish to contemplate using the 416 with the fastar adapter? I'm concerned that the 416's size will block too much of the incoming light. Has anyone tried this?


Andre Paquette

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