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Orion Atlas EQ Mount For Imaging

Started by cyleclayton@gmail.com, 01/05/2022 09:19PM
Posted 01/05/2022 09:19PM Opening Post
There is an Orion Atlas EQ mount available in my area. It's being sold with the 10" f 4.7 newtonian OTA on it. Everything I've read about the setup says it's good for visual, but not steady enough for imaging. I'm thinking about purchasing it, building a dobson mount for the OTA, and using the mount with a refractor for imaging. 

Any opinions on the Atlas EQ mount? 

I can stabilize the tripod, but is it accurate enough and worth it?