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Celesetron Nexstar 114gt problems

  1. Mar 13, 2004 #1
    I bought a nexstar 114gt a few months ago, and I have been unable to use the auto align features, which would allow me to use the tracking and goto features on the telescope. I am not certain if the telescope itself is flawed, or if I am simply doing something wrong. I sent two emails to Celestron over the months, and they have not responded at all. I have read their faqs and setup instructions and do not believe the error lies in what was covered.

    I try to be as precise as possible in giving the computer its information, using a gps for long/at, a level to perfectly level and pointing the scope to true north in relation to the north star to a picture I have. I even use atomic time. However, when the scope goes to slew towards the two alignment stars, it is totally off. I don't know what I could be missing, or what I might need to change, and i'm looking for input. Thankyou.
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