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    Default Which is the preferred alignment procedure for nexstar 5



    Hi

    I have done a search but I don't think my iphone is behaving. What is the best method for alignment

    Two star, auto align or third star for a newbie. I have an app on my phone so finding stars should not be an issue

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    Default Re: Which is the preferred alignment procedure for nexstar 5

    I have a 5SE and I would use "Sky Align" which uses 3 stars..
    some people have issues with it and claim "auto 2 star align" works just as well..
    so either of those
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    Great thanks. Hoping for clear sky's tonight to test it out

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    Default Re: Which is the preferred alignment procedure for nexstar 5

    I have the same scope and I nearly always use the 2 star align. Just make sure that you pick 2 stars that are a good bit apart from each other. Another tip I would have is to have your mount pretty level.
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    Default Re: Which is the preferred alignment procedure for nexstar 5

    I like auto 2 star. It's the fastest for me.

 

 

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