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    Default nexstar 114gt



    Just a quick question if i turn my scope to where the ep is on top instead of out the side will it mess up anything as far as alligning or manual movement
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    Default Re: nexstar 114gt

    i dont see why it would

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    Default Re: nexstar 114gt

    Thank ya spit i was just checking Im tall and the tripod is not very good lets say
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    Default Re: nexstar 114gt

    I do it all the time. I turn till its comfortable for me the view away
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    Default Re: nexstar 114gt

    It will make no difference...

    BUT I suggest that you set the scope up as low as possible AND GET A CHAIR...(which is for you eyes NOT your tail end)..

    Bob G.
    CPC1100 housed in a slotted domed observatory (Exploradome) 4 and 5 inch refractors for use from the lawn, a 8" Sct (NS 8i) for star parties...
    I Hate the winter so I use heated Motorcycle clothing to stay warm while observing in winter
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    1. tinker with older Corvettes (6 in garage)
    2. make a heck of a lot of sawdust in my wood shop.

 

 

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