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help with Lomo Astele 133.5 fork mount

Postby merrel on Fri Jan 22, 2010 5:57 pm

I recently got a Lomo Astele 133.5 mak used from a seller, and was only expecting the OTA when it came mounted on it's original fork mount...a very nice surprise. However, there is no handcontroller, but a very obvious plug in for one in the base. It also seems the power comes in through the controller as well. It would be nice to be able to make this run, but need advice on what is needed to make this happen. Any substitutes for the controller, or adaptations that can be made?
Any suggestions would be vastly appreciated!
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Re: help with Lomo Astele 133.5 fork mount

Postby Jne_K on Mon Jan 25, 2010 11:01 am

Hi

If you are handy with electronics, you could probably build something or adapt something, but that accessory has been extinct for a quite a few years. If you want the original, only option is to hit Ebay or Astromart
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