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Do I need anti-vibration pads for my tripod?
enjoyable A sturdy tripod is a prerequisite for observing and especially astrophotography. can cause But even the simple action of focusing seconds your telescope to vibrate for several and spoil the view. operation An excellent way of improving the feet on of just about any tripod is to rest its dampening anti-vibration pads as this can reduce per cent. But down time by between 50 and 70 versions don’t be tempted to buy the cheap and designed for use with washing machines on a good tumble dryers; spend the extra money use. set designed specifically for astronomical