Sky-Watcher SynScan GOTO mount problem

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Sky-Watcher SynScan GOTO mount problem

Postby Dob90 » Sat Mar 16, 2013 2:35 am

I own a Skymax 127/1500mm Maksutov-Cassegrain from Sky-Watcher, which is on a SynScan GoTo mount. After about half a year in use - I started having slight problems with the horizontal monvements of my mount. It tends to slow down for an uncertain period of time and get back to it's normal speed whenever it wants to.
I've checked the gears inside of the mount, checked my power supply (led-acid 12v. 1Amp battery), tested the mount in both negative and room temperatures and understood that the carrying weight does not have any effect on this. Even when there's nothing sitting on the mount (side lock) - a mount acts strange when moving horizontally. Absolutely no problems with vertical movements.
P.S. cleaned and relubricated all the moving parts, but no help.

Help, please?:(
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