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Help please...Loose secondary mirror

in Equipment and Processing tips Sun Nov 16, 2014 10:14 pm
by Christaki • 2 Posts

Hi all. Can anyone suggest someone locally who can tighten up my secondary mirror on my Meade LX90 Schmidt. The whole assembly has suddenly come loose and just spins. I don't feel confident enough to have a go myself and don't like the idea of sending it away to be tightened. Many thanks, Chris

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RE: Help please...Loose secondary mirror

in Equipment and Processing tips Mon Nov 17, 2014 6:58 pm
by deepskysteve • 6.635 Posts

Hi Chris, Welcome I did a bit of research apparently this seems common with the Meade from what I can gather is that the collar should be glued and sounds like it come away, try Google for your problem there maybe a quick fix, whatever you do don't remove the corrector plate hope this has helped you.

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