a few K5 astro images

Started Feb 2, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: a few K5 astro images
In reply to Simon Devlin, Feb 3, 2013

Simon Devlin wrote:

Excellent images!

Can you place a DSLR on any equatorial mount?

I am thinking of buying a cheapish £199 telescope which includes an equatorial mount and wondering could I use the mount with my K-30.

I would like to get the 0-GPS1 although this is the same price as the telescope and mount.

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Thanks. I mounted my camera on my TV85 which was on the equatorial mount that did the tracking. There are equatorial mounts available just for cameras that you might look at instead.


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