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DUP-S Comparison..Losmandy & Socal Astro Assys

Posted by Tom Simmons 08/17/2005 07:00AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Other)

DUP-S Comparison..Losmandy & Socal Astro Assys

Just about to pick up a Short Universal Plate?

EQ6 SkyScan

Posted by Ed Moreno 06/28/2005 07:00AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Equatorial)

Bargain Go-To heavy-weight mount?

Comparing The CI-700 and G-11 Tripods

Posted by Clayton Cramer 03/28/2005 08:00AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Equatorial)

Comparing The CI-700 and G-11 Tripods

The CI-700 and G-11 tripods, at first glance, are quite similar. A side-by-side comparison quickly demonstrates the superiority of the G-11--but the CI-700, at its current market price, is still something of a bargain for upgrading GM-8 mounts.

Universal Astronomics' New Microstar

Posted by Ivan Ong 02/14/2005 08:00AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Alt-Azimuth)

Universal Astronomics' New Microstar

Outstanding portability for grab 'n' go!

TeleVue X-Y Adjustable Accessory Mount

Posted by Wayne Gay 01/23/2005 08:00AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Other)

TeleVue X-Y Adjustable Accessory Mount

Want to mount your TV-60 to your SCT, this might be the mount for you.

Give Your Losmandy a Lift

Posted by Clayton Cramer 11/25/2004 08:00AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Other)

Give Your Losmandy a Lift

Tired of lying on the ground to look through your refractor?

ASTROKITS LXD55 Adapter Plates

Posted by Mike Curnutt 10/07/2004 07:00AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Equatorial)

ASTROKITS LXD55 Adapter Plates

An inexpensive, yet very functional and stable solution to end eyepiece wiggles when using medium size Equatorial Mounts by using an AstroMart Sponsor's Adapter for LXD55 GoTo or other CG5 Clones to mount to a Heavier Duty Tripod.

Universal Astronomics Deluxe with Wood Surveyor's Tripod

Posted by Steven Keaton 10/03/2004 07:00AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Alt-Azimuth)

Universal Astronomics Deluxe with Wood Surveyor's Tripod

Portability and a Simple Turn of the Handle

In Defense of the Poor Meade LXD 55

Posted by Art Ahrens 09/22/2004 04:13AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Equatorial)

Meade Suckered Us into Buying Overloaded Mounts!!!, or Does the LXD 55 Deserve its Bad Name?

The Riddle of the Sphinx

Posted by Charles Zdeb 06/29/2004 07:00AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Equatorial)

The Riddle of the Sphinx

You’ve seen the ads in the magazines or on the Web for Vixen’s latest mount, the Sphinx. It’s a Go-to mount with a hand controller that doubles as a computerized star chart. Is it a step forward or a gimmick? Does it work, and if so, how well? Click the link and see…

Hutech Motorized Alt-Az Mount

Posted by Joe Metzger 05/26/2004 07:00AM   (Reviews/Mounts/Alt-Azimuth)

Hutech Motorized Alt-Az Mount

Have a small grab n' go scope on a manual mount? Annoyed by mount shake and shimmy? Here's a mount that may solve the problem...