2000 5 24 12:20:53 PM MVC-FD91

Repairing the LX-200 12" SCT Telescope

14 mavica images


  1. Opening the baseplate 2000 5 24 12:13:18 PM
  2. Opening the baseplate II 2000 5 24 12:13:40 PM
  3. Baseplate Opened 2000 5 24 12:14:02 PM
  4. A problem mount-screw 2000 5 24 12:14:44 PM
  5. Removing controller cable 2000 5 24 12:14:54 PM
  6. Control cable removed, allowing access to the 2 problem mount-screws 2000 5 24 12:15:40 PM
  7. View of wormgear and mount assembly 2000 5 24 12:16:28 PM
  8. Base assembly after tightening mount-screws 2000 5 24 12:16:34 PM
  9. Base assembly with control cable replaced 2000 5 24 12:17:34 PM
  10. Baseplate with silicone heat sink compound 2000 5 24 12:17:42 PM
  11. Replacement of baseplate 2000 5 24 12:19:18 PM
  12. Tools used to remove baseplate 2000 5 24 12:20:24 PM
  13. All tools used for repairs 2000 5 24 12:20:38 PM
  14. Telescope returned to case 2000 5 24 12:20:52 PM