My equipment

2019 (Current) 2018 – August 2019 Mount SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro with EQ6 8in extension pier and Altair TMS Dual Losmandy Side-By-Side mounting plate. QHYCCD Polemaster Pegasus Pocket Power Box (for dew heater power and control, power 183C TEC cooling and Pegasus Motor Control) Telescopes Ostara HR152 Achromat Refractor with Pegasus Motor Focus Controller and Kendrick … Continue reading My equipment

The basics: How to set up your equatorial mount and polar align with a Polemaster

For long exposures (of which I’ll take to mean over 1 minute in length for any length telescope), setting up your mount correctly – before you even place a telescope on it – is vital. Heck, even battling against a Go-To is made easier if you setup your mount correctly in the first place. And … Continue reading The basics: How to set up your equatorial mount and polar align with a Polemaster