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Can a mirror lock be added to older LX200?

Started by chull, 06/15/2009 01:27PM
Posted 06/15/2009 01:27PM Opening Post
I recently acquired an older 10" LX200 and was wondering if a mirror lock can be added to it?
Posted 06/15/2009 02:02PM #1
chuck hull said:

I recently acquired an older 10" LX200 and was wondering if a mirror lock can be added to it?

Yes, but not easily. You will have to drill and tap holes in the rear cell for mirror stablizing bolts...not recommended for those of us as mechanically challenged as yours truly. LOL

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Posted 07/05/2009 02:36PM #2
chuck hull said:

I recently acquired an older 10" LX200 and was wondering if a mirror lock can be added to it?

Here is how I made mine:

http://www.isomedia.com/homes/cvedeler/scope/mirrorlock.htm

It works fine