Basic Operation

  • Michael W. Swanson
Part of the Patrick Moore’s Practical Astronomy Series book series (PATRICKMOORE)


The NexStar telescopes are the easiest-to-use GoTo system on the market. Within a few nights you will hardly notice you are pushing buttons at all. Following are descriptions of the features you will find in the computerized hand control; I will not discuss the manual hand control available on some models.


Basic Operation User Object Hand Control Object List Guide Star 
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© Springer-Verlag London 2004

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  • Michael W. Swanson

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