Orion Min-EQ Tabletop equatorial mount

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perchloratepenguin
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Orion Min-EQ Tabletop equatorial mount

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Hi all, I was thinking of buying am Orion Min Eq mount for some astrophotography. The Skywatcher and Polarie is slightly off my budget for now, and I would like a temporary solution. I heard that it is pretty good for wide angle shots, but has anyone tried doing deep sky with it? I am planning to pair it with a 400mm camera lens. Thanks!
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Re: Orion Min-EQ Tabletop equatorial mount

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Even with the star adventurer 400mm is quite a stretch... But if you're resourceful enough then never say never. I guess it depends on your expectations too. Good luck!
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