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NOTHING worse than cheap tripods, i have a celestron I got f

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NOTHING worse than cheap tripods, i have a celestron I got for £30 on ebay, used on their really cheap scopes, I used it with the PST but never liked it

I wanted to mount the 72mm ED with Quark solar it was abysmal, what i needed was to attach the scope to my Gitzo, one dovetail bracket, two bolts and a head later, 10 minutes of cutting the bolts and here it is on the Manfrotto fluid head, on the Gitzo (expensive but I have it for sports photography)


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Celestron 8" Edge HD Evolution, Esprit 120mm triplet, 72mm APO, Sky Tee 2, 6" reflecting scope, William Optics Binoviewer, Quark Daystar Ha Chromosphere on 72mm ED, LVW8mm eyepiece and Celestron 19mm Axiom, matched W.O 10 and 20mm, and a few others, D4s, D810,

For info, I am Autistic, Aspergers, ADHD, therefore if I come over as a little "short" on occasions it is not intended, thank you
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Celestron 8" Edge HD Evolution, Esprit 120mm triplet, 72mm APO, Sky Tee 2, 6" reflecting scope, William Optics Binoviewer, Quark Daystar Ha Chromosphere on 72mm ED, LVW8mm eyepiece and Celestron 19mm Axiom, matched W.O 10 and 20mm, and a few others, D4s, D810,

For info, I am Autistic, Aspergers, ADHD, therefore if I come over as a little "short" on occasions it is not intended, thank you
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