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This useful accessory speeds accurate polar alignment on the CG5, Advanced VX and CGEM by providing a means of visually aligning your German equatorial mount with Polaris and true North. As a result, you can spend more time observing and less time setting up. The finderscope has an easy to use cross hair reticle. Accurate polar alignment is essential for astro imaging and provides the best alignment possible for goto operation.
For use with, Advanced VX, CG-5 (Advanced) and CGEM mounts Polar alignment reticle for both Northern and Southern Hemispheres Eyepiece focus adjustment to achieve sharp focus on reticleSimply inserts into the bore of the mount under the cap at the bottom, turning the DEC axis will reveal the opening throught to the cap on top of the mount side. Polar alignment needs to be accurately done in order to get the best possible tracking for imaging the night sky, an essential accessory for astrophotographers.
Great sproduct and service. Good addon to make polar aligning more precise. Simple screw into the bottom of your CG5 or equivalent mount, align the axis with the axis of your RA and wait for dark. Mtach the scribed constellations with your current sky and bingo, you now know where the celestial pole is. Great stuff. (05/06/2020) Daniel Cook - Yorkshire
Good product Makes polar alignment easy, really good product and quickly delivery. (28/03/2020) Nicole - Kings Lynn
Nice product I got this for my Celestron CGEM mount and it was a perfect fit. Thank you for the Fast delivery! (15/01/2020) Gunter - London
Excellent Swift delivery of my online order of a Celestron polar scope. This item is well built clear alignment images. The instructions could do with a review as the supplied images are ok but not the best, and indicates screws for collimating when actually these are Allen key drive screws. (14/09/2019) Colin - Cornwall
AVX Polar Alignment made easy This polar finder scope has really improved my AVX mount alignment and GOTO precision. Having a quick way of setting it up has made observing much more enjoyable. The optics are very clear and sharp. My only gripe is you can't easily see the star patterns on the reticle as it's not illuminated. (26/11/2017) IanR - Greatstone, Kent, UK
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