Last updated: 15 September 2007
Subject: Lnt module Sent: Monday, July 30, 2007 03:21:37 From: Giancarlo Mari (firstname.lastname@example.org) i saw on your website, that Dick Seymour bought an LNT module coiled cord, for his scope non-LNT, so i asked to Meade Europe if i cuold buy an LNT module for my etx125 non-LNT, but their answer is below. I have to forget the LNT module, or there is a way to add to my etx??? Best regards Giancarlo Mari, from Italy skies!!!!! ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: no reply Meade Service Dear Mr. Mari, sorry but it is not possible because inside the old ETX 125 are no electronic for this item. A redesign is very complicated and expenditure. regards Meade Instruments Europe GmbH & Co. KG Hans Georg Fastring Service / Verkauf / Service sales Gutenbergstr. 2 DE-46414 Rhede Germany Tel. +49 (0) 28 72 80 74-121 Fax +49 (0) 28 72 80 74-222 email@example.com www.meade.de Pers. haftende Gesellschafterin / Partner liable to unlimited extent: Meade Instruments Verwaltungs GmbH HR Coesfeld B 5252 / HR Coesfeld A 3449 Geschftsfhrung / Management: Helmut Ebbert Ust.-ID: DE 124169522 / WEEE-Reg.: DE 34323861 Am 29.07.2007 um 09:45 schrieb Giancarlo Mari: > Hi, i would to add an LNT module on my etx 125 non-LNT. I know there > is a LNT module that came with a long coiled cord to plug into the Aux > port, but i don't find it on buy. > > If possible to have it??? How much cost?? and how much cost to ship in > Italy?? > > Thanks.
From: richard seymour (firstname.lastname@example.org) Show them this web page from Meade. You want the LNT module which fits the DS-2000 telescope family, not the LNT for an ETX. www.meade4m.com/4mshop/parts/2004.html have fun --dick
Thanks to all!!!! :-(((((( Well i hold my etx non LNT.
Subject: Etx125 LNT addition Sent: Wednesday, August 1, 2007 11:13:01 From: Guglielmo, Dom (ISD, IT) (Dom@thehartford.com) This is in response to the recent thread regarding the addition of an LNT module to an etx125 posted in the Tech Tips section of Weasner's ETX site. I too wanted to add LNT to an etx125 and also an lx90. When the MEADE4m site first went up the LNT modules were only $35. I bought two and must say, with the addition of the LNT module and also StarGPS, they are essentially an etx125gps and lx90gps. The DS model LNT module was added very easily to the etx125 using a strip of stainless steel. Believe it or not from a flattened piece cut from a stainless steel hose clamp bringing the total cost of the fabrication to a whopping $2 (not including the LNT module). I screwed the LNT module to the piece of stainless using small flat headed screws. With 1 90 degree bend and 1 hole drilled into the strap, it is held in place by the electric focuser mechanism and screw. I will send a picture later in the week. The DS LNT module also fits nicely on the LX90 model telescope with much less work involved. In conclusion, the LNT module is so pleasurable to use it was well worth the time and effort to install. I believe it would be an extremely popular upgrade if offered by Meade. Thanks Dom Guglielmo
Subject: Meade ETX125 LNT module addition Sent: Thursday, September 13, 2007 11:33:11 From: Guglielmo, Dom (ISD, IT) (Dom@thehartford.com) This is in response to the recent thread regarding the addition of an LNT module to an etx125 posted in the Tech Tips section of Weasner's ETX site. I was looking for these pictures on you site - then realized I never sent them to you. Thanks, Dom Guglielmo
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