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LXD500B Mount

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Posted by JRT on October 20, 1999 22:54:01 UTC

Anyone have experience in lessening the slop (backlash) in this mount? I have the 8" SCT version (Meade 203SC500) and it is sloppy! Is there any point in buying the 1702 motor drive, ie, will it ever be 'tight' enough to follow a RA drive?? Thanks!

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