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    Moderator edit: This is in reference to this thread: CEM60 guiding rate

    I know this is an older thread, but I was wondering what other CEM60 uses set their RA and Dec tracking rate to to maximize guiding with a guide camera?
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    Default Re: CEM60 guiding rate

    Sorry just to be clear, I used the wrong term. I should have what guiding rate do you use? In the iOptron manual this is all it says:

    5.4.4. Set Guiding Rate
    This is an advanced function for autoguiding when a guiding camera is utilized either via a Guide Port or using the ASCOM protocol. Before autoguiding align the polar axis carefully. Select an appropriate guiding speed. The suppositional guiding speed can be selected from ▒0.10X to ▒0.90X sidereal rate.
    Follow the instructions of your autoguiding software for detailed operation.

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    Default Re: CEM60 Guiding Rate

    I have mine set to 0.5 sidereal rate in RA and 0.8 in DEC.
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    Default Re: CEM60 Guiding Rate

    I use 0.9 in both RA and Dec on mine.
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    Default Re: CEM60 Guiding Rate

    My Celestron mount allows me to use .99 on both axis, and that's what I use. I let PhD2 determine how much of that .99 it needs to use for guiding.

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