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    Hi,
    I'm not new to astronomy but did set it aside for awhile and now am
    getting back into it with limited time to invest.
    I have an 8 inch dob. Was rather dependent upon electronic setting
    circles device (magellin1) which is no longer in production or serviceable
    by Meade. If anyone knows a way to repair or replace the verticle alignment
    encoder I'd be grateful for the info .
    Since I'm also into birdwatching I decided to get a refractor for both uses.
    So I'll be learning how to use setting circles. No longer dependent upon
    batteries or electronic devices .
    Thanks.

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