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    Is anyone aware of a RDF available that will fit straight onto my AM130. I know there are a lot of items available but I don't really want to drill holes in my OTA or use sticky tape (I may have to I know) ? Just thought I'd ask the Q. Clear Skies, Ally
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    I think you are going to need to use the sticky tape (it actually works quite well).

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    Quote Originally Posted by OleCuss View Post
    I think you are going to need to use the sticky tape (it actually works quite well).
    Agree - my telrad uses sticky tape and is rock solid
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    Quote Originally Posted by pushrod View Post
    Agree - my telrad uses sticky tape and is rock solid
    Same here with my Rigels. That 3M tape ain't no joke If you ever want it removed just use an acetone based fingernail polish remover.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jproffitt1 View Post
    Same here with my Rigels. That 3M tape ain't no joke If you ever want it removed just use an acetone based fingernail polish remover.
    Thanks for the tip , i didn't get mine in quite the exact place i planned so i might move it at some point.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ally8446 View Post
    Is anyone aware of a RDF available that will fit straight onto my AM130. I know there are a lot of items available but I don't really want to drill holes in my OTA or use sticky tape (I may have to I know) ? Just thought I'd ask the Q. Clear Skies, Ally
    I had to move my finder scope on my dob which required drilling a new hole. I initially didn't want to do it but was actually very easy and didn't disfigure the OTA at all. Just put some masking tape on the tube first, mark the point on that to stop the drill bit slipping
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    Telrad or Rigel, can't go wrong. That tape at the bottom of the base is very sticky and works excellent. Good luck.

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