Po­larscope

Sky at Night Magazine - - FIRST LIGHT -

A key factor for EQ mount accuracy is po­lar align­ment. Us­ing the built-in po­larscope, along with the al­ti­tude and az­imuth bolts, we were able to quickly iden­tify Po­laris, ad­just the mount un­til it ro­tated around the in­scribed cir­cle in the scope, and then en­joy views that stayed cen­tred for long pe­ri­ods.

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