| Celestron Nexstar Tripod has no micro adjustment.
Celestron Nexstar Tripod is designed to be use in two positions:
Alt/Az position and Polar home position. However, it is not easy to
use this tripod in either one of the positions precisely because there is
no micro adjust of any kind on this tripod. It is practically impossible
to perform a precision Polar alignment with the Celestron Nexstar
No precision adjustment, no precsion alignment. Precision Polar alignment
is now possible!
Install this Micro Adjustment Kit and you can have precision adjustment
in your Celestron Nexstar Tripod for the Alt/Az and
Polar positions. A small screw driver is all you need to install the
|The Altitude scale is anything but precision on
the Celestron Nexstar Tripod. This only allow very rough,
non-precision adjustment of the altitude setting. You have to hold
on to the telescope and move the altitude rod up and down to change Latitude.
You then tighten it with the lock on the side. This is the altitude lock
|The Micro Adjustment Modification kit, replaces
the Latitude Adjustment Rod on the Celestron Nexstar tripod. All you need
is to use a screw driver to remove the original Latitude Adjustment Rod
and replace it with the Micro Adjustment Rod. The entire upgrade would
take less than three minutes.
|The Micro adjustment kit allow precision
leveling of the tripod top platform in the Alt/Az home position. You
turn the adjustment nut to raise of lower the platform.
||The Micro adjustment kit allow precision altitude
adjustment Polar home position. The threaded rod allows precision
altitude adjustment. You turn the adjustment nut to change the Latitude
of the telescope.
|The Micro Adjustment Kit come with all the hardware
needed and instruction. NO drilling required. Only a small straight
blade screw drive is need to install the Micro Adjustment Kit.
Tripod and telescope in pictures are for illustration only and is not include
in this sale.