Custom Pier & Counter Weights

Here is the place to talk about all those equipment(Telescope, Mounts, Eyepieces, etc...) you have. Not sure which scope/eyepiece is best for you? Trash it out here!
User avatar
hansgalaxy
 
Posts: 41
Joined: Mon Sep 18, 2006 3:34 pm
Location: Singapore

Custom Pier & Counter Weights

Postby hansgalaxy » Mon Mar 13, 2017 11:22 pm

Hi,

I have an iOptron IEQ30 Pro mount + Vixen VC200L.

I would like to seek help in getting a custom pier manufactured and get some slim counter weights.
Could any kind soul help ?
I'm based in Singapore

[smilie=cute2.gif]

geyes30
 
Posts: 86
Joined: Sun Jun 04, 2006 10:07 pm

Re: Custom Pier & Counter Weights

Postby geyes30 » Tue Mar 14, 2017 10:20 am

I got these counter weights for my ZEQ25

http://astro-grus.com/product_detail-681.aspx

Make sure the hole diameter fits your counterweight rod.

User avatar
hansgalaxy
 
Posts: 41
Joined: Mon Sep 18, 2006 3:34 pm
Location: Singapore

Re: Custom Pier & Counter Weights

Postby hansgalaxy » Tue Mar 14, 2017 10:36 pm

Thanks for the suggestion

User avatar
orly_andico
 
Posts: 1573
Joined: Sun Aug 09, 2009 11:14 pm
Location: Braddell Heights

Re: Custom Pier & Counter Weights

Postby orly_andico » Sat Mar 18, 2017 10:03 pm

You can get custom counterweights from tan14.com

Also ask him if he can fabricate the pier you need. It won't be cheap (fabrication uses CNC equipment, and they need to shut down their regular production for your one-off).


Return to Equipment Discussions

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Yahoo [Bot] and 1 guest