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Changing Mounts

Postby keeper133 on Thu Jun 18, 2009 7:06 am

I am wanting to change the mount on my Celestron Powerseeker 127 (currentlly has a german eq). I wanted to know if it is possible to change to a computerized type mount, and if so can you reccomend some? Thank you.
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Re: Changing Mounts

Postby Jne_K on Thu Jun 18, 2009 9:53 am

Hi

No, never an option worth pursuing on an inexpensive telescope. For what it would cost in the end, you could buy a complete, new, telescope with a computer. It is always more cost effective to purchase a computerized mount at the time you buy your telescope, rather than add it later and this is especially true at this price point.
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