Re: iexos-100 wobble and bad star alignment

brian skinner

Hi, at present I reasonably polar align using the IEXOS100 Polar Scope but accept it only gives a "rough alignment" however I do manage at least 2 minute exposures without trailing. However I do also 3 star align rather than 2 which does improve slewing accuracy.
Obviously also the longer your focal length the narrower the FOV which does often mean your target is or can be outside of your live camera view. To help on this I do recommend a red dot finder scope.
Kind regards, BrianĀ 
Brian Skinner
Canon 1300d dslr
Various lenses
ES Polar scope
Sequator image stacker
PIXR image editor

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