PST Mod with C6 SCT

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Re: PST Mod with C6 SCT

Post by swisswalter » Fri Jun 01, 2012 5:40 pm

Hi Kumaresa

A TAK 102 has not to be cut in order to make a nice and easy mod 2 PST, however the price :blush:
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Re: PST Mod with C6 SCT

Post by peter drew » Fri Jun 01, 2012 9:59 pm

The Tak 102 has only 816mm FL so the PST mod will only result in 81.6mm effective aperture. :(

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Re: PST Mod with C6 SCT

Post by kramuse » Fri Jun 01, 2012 10:40 pm

See, its not that I do not want to cut it, but more like I am fearful of screwing up ^^;; also, I would like to use that scope for other things as well besides just Ha, that is why I do not want to cut. After talking to all you guys, seems andreahaku has done the least with his scopes to achieve the full mods. Looking at Omni 120XLT.

Yes walter, I did look at the Takahashi 102 initially, too bad my salary is in USD and not Yen hehehe, you have some great shots going there bud!

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