draw tube for skywatcher capricorn

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draw tube for skywatcher capricorn

Postby sacg56uvc » Sun Mar 21, 2010 9:53 pm

"Can anyone help"

"Could anyone help me"

I am looking for replacment focuser for a budget refractor telescope i would appreciate any help on this, I even considered making one my-self but i could be a bit tricky making the rack and pinion section.


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RE: draw tube for skywatcher capricorn

Postby brianb » Sun Mar 21, 2010 11:50 pm

For a long focus refractor, a simple sliding fit should be adequate. Otherwise why not buy a scrap "department store" scope (car boot sale) & use the focuser from that?

Well engineered "replacement" focusers can be bought but tend to cost in excess of £100 ... the better ones, well in excess.

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