Custom Pier & Counter Weights

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hansgalaxy
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Custom Pier & Counter Weights

Post by hansgalaxy »

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

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geyes30
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Re: Custom Pier & Counter Weights

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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.

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hansgalaxy
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Re: Custom Pier & Counter Weights

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Thanks for the suggestion

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Re: Custom Pier & Counter Weights

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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).

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