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    Default Meade Series 4000 MA 12mm Illuminated Reticle Eyepiece (1.25"), With Cord, connection



    Hi All

    I have a Celestron C8 XLT scope with a GC5 mount and I use a SkyWatcher 17Ah Rechargeable Power Tank to power it. I have been given a Meade Series 4000 MA 12mm Illuminated Reticle Eyepiece (1.25"), With Cord. Dose anyone know if there is a power adapter/connector that I could use to plug the eyepiece power cord into the power tank?


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    Default Re: Meade Series 4000 MA 12mm Illuminated Reticle Eyepiece (1.25"), With Cord, connec

    I Forgot to add that I would like to connect the eyepiece lead to either the 3 or 6 volt power point on the power tank.

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    Default Re: Meade Series 4000 MA 12mm Illuminated Reticle Eyepiece (1.25"), With Cord, connec

    Well could not find an adapter anywhere so cut the original plug off of the lead and soldered a 2.5mm jack plug on and it works fine in the 3v plug on my power tank.

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    Default Re: Meade Series 4000 MA 12mm Illuminated Reticle Eyepiece (1.25"), With Cord, connec

    My powertank came with a multi-pin adapter cord. Look inside at the bits and pieces yours came with.

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    Default Re: Meade Series 4000 MA 12mm Illuminated Reticle Eyepiece (1.25"), With Cord, connec

    Hi Astrogeoguy
    I did find the 4 way adapter but unfortunately none of the included plugs fitted. Works fine now though : -)

 

 

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