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Slow Mo Controls

PostPosted: Tue Feb 23, 2010 4:26 pm
by drechana

Hi all, one of mine broke so I am looking to replace them both. Does anyone know where I can get the knobs or arms because I cannot find them anywhere!

Thanks all

Drec


RE: Slow Mo Controls

PostPosted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 1:33 pm
by drechana
29 people viewed this and not one knows where to buy them from??? Are they like gold dust or something? lol


RE: Slow Mo Controls

PostPosted: Thu Feb 25, 2010 4:46 pm
by vincent0
Hello,
I bought a pair of flexible control knobs on the end of a stalk a while ago, if that's what you're talking about. From Sherwoods. It was quite a job to find them.

Here is the link,
The knobs are half way down the page.

[url=http://www.sherwoods-photo.com/sky_watcher/skywatcher_mounts_motors_fs.html]http://www.sherwoods-photo.com/sky_watcher/skywatcher_mounts_motors_fs.html[/url]

They were a bit pricey at £20 a pair but they have been fine and would probably fit other mounts (quoted as being for eq5 ).

Regards

RE: Slow Mo Controls

PostPosted: Fri Feb 26, 2010 5:13 pm
by drechana

I was actually after just knobs rather than arms, I always find they get in the way but ty for this, if i dont find any knobs then I will get these

Thanks again

Drec

RE: Slow Mo Controls

PostPosted: Fri Mar 05, 2010 6:56 pm
by andrewmott
i had this same problem a while back with my old scope. I simply sent the broken part back to the manufacturer and recieved a replacement in about a week. That was bresser, which i believe is connected with meade.