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This replacement cable is 100% compatible with the original Meade 497 Autostar coiled cable. This is a perfect replacement if your original is damaged, lost or simply want to have a different one. The flat replacement cable can be rolled up for easy storage Meade AutoStar II Hand Controller. Replacement AutoStar II hand controller for LX200-ACF, LX850-ACF, and LX600-ACF telescope models only with an increased 3.5 Megabyte memory, allowing a significantly enlarged 145,000+ celestial object database which is instantly accessible from the AutoStar II display Autostar Keypad Repair. Meade controllers use a rubber keypad and after a year or two the contacts oxidize and one must push hard to make the button function. This repair fixes non-responsive Autostar buttons. The hand control demonstrated is the Autostar II, but the same process applies to the Autostar III and other similar hand controls Meade Autostar 497 Handbox LCD Display Replacement Repair 1602: Hello, this is a instructable for people that own Meade`s Autostar 497 handset with a defective LCD display.for the ones that wonder the original display of this telescope controller (HDG1602P-1) is really hard to get as a consumer and i just wante Autostar II protocol and posible replacements - posted in Meade Computerized Telescopes: Since I bought my LX200GPS around 2004 it was used intensively, first at a permanent shed in my backyard, and last 5 years, in weekly starparties several days a week, so I am impresed about its performance and resistance. Having said that, I already replaced its mainboard once (it died one night under.

Meade Instruments: A world leader in the manufacturing of Telescopes, Solar Telescopes, Microscopes, Optics, Binoculars, for amateur astronomers and hobbyist Coiled cord for Meade AutoStar and AudioStar hand controllers. As used on ETX with AudioStar, LX90 with AutoStar or AudioStar, and others. 8 pin connector. Not compatible with AutoStar II or AutoStar III controllers (used on LS, LX200GPS, LX600, and LX850 models) which use a four pin connector (for those, please see Meade item # 808014 sold.

Meade 497 Autostar compatible Replacement cable for Autostar is straight and will not pull you back to the telescope like the original coiled cable. reduces stress on the connectors and user. Penta-scanner tested. Meade After-market LX55/75 ETX Straight Hand controller cable 6' to 25' Lengths available. To answer the original question: you DO REQUIRE AN AUTOSTAR. to control any of the ETX, DS, LXD55/75 and LX90 systems. The 497 Autostar has the rs232 socket as an integral part, the 494 Autostar requires the purchase of a 506 cable/converter to. add an rs232 socket as a peripheral on the AUX bus Meade Autostar #497 Model Computer Controller For ETX Telescope . 5 out of 5 stars (2) 2 product ratings From Meade 4504 replacement parts to Telestar by Meade parts, you can find the right part for your unit with the help of this brief but informative guide Meade AudioStar Hand Controller. The Meade AudioStar Hand Controller is compatible with all Meade LX90 series telescopes, the ETX-90 and ETX-125, telescopes using the LXD75 mount, and any other Meade telescopes that are equipped to use the #497 Autostar controller. With a database of over 38,000 objects and a built-in speaker, this telescope.

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AutoFi is a wireless adapter for telescope control systems such as Meade ETX, LX90, LXD. Compatible with any telescope controlled by AutoStar telescope control system. It can be used for a rapid telescope targeting with help of mobile devices such as smartphones or tablets Meade #505 Connector Cable Set for Meade 497 AutoStar and AudioStar equipped models . $22.99. Out of stock. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. Meade USB to RS-232 (Serial) Adapter . $63.99. Add to Cart. Add to Wish List Add to Compare #507 Cable Connector Kit. In this article we will show you one way to fix or recondition your Meade Autostar 497 handset to reliable and easy one touch operations again. To recondition the touch pad contacts of your Meade Autostar 497 handset you will need a few things on hand. First you will need to get a Rubber Keypad Repair Kit of some kind, likely you will have to.

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  1. Meade AutoStar III Handbox Controller. This is a used item in excellent condition. *Handpad and all buttons are functional as is the Display screen. *Tested on a Meade 8 Lightswitch to ensure all functionality . This hand controller is designed to work with the Meade Lightswitch series only
  2. Meade AutoStar III Controller (SKU: 04700). Next generation Meade AutoStar III is compatible with the Meade LS (LightSwitch) telescopes. This amazing computerised celestial object locating system plugs into the telescope's handbox port allowing a quick telescope alignment. Once aligned with the sky the AutoStar III is ready to take you to any.
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Posted August 27, 2020. The handset of my 14 inch LX200 GPS has packed up after threatening to do so for a while. I just need to buy a replacement but - it seems not to be as simple as that. My scope is not an ACF but nor is it the original kind of LX200 with the substantial square-ish handset. It has always had the 'Autostar II' handset from new Meade Autostar II Hand Controller Cable This is a replacement cable for the Meade Autostar II hand controller. Coiled cable is about 14 ft extended length, about twice as long as the factory cable. Comfortable to use standing about 8 feet from the scope without stressing the cable or connectors. These cables are assembled and tested in house Here is some information on using Meade's DS (digital series) electronic motors along with the 497 Autostar controller to power homemade telescope mounts. Meade's Autostar & the DS motors can be used to power almost any gearing arrangement without the need of a laptop computer an

But Did You Check eBay? Check Out Top Brands On eBay. Over 80% New & Buy It Now; This Is The New eBay. Find Great Deals Now This Meade AUTOSTAR CONTROLLER 497 has the best warranty in the business. 30 days no questions asked money back guarantee, followed by our lifetime repair or replacement. This Meade AUTOSTAR CONTROLLER 497 is a Genuine OEM Remote Controller. Trust us, there is a difference. It has the quality you trust from Meade MEADE AUTOSTAR. Do-It-Yourself. Permanent Repair; No paint ink or glue; Will not chip or flake off; Tested over 1 Million button presses! Blocks dirt and oils forever; Permanently repairs rubber keypad buttons by replacing the conductive material. Your buttons fails when the conductive pad wears out and silicone oils seep from the keypad Coiled Cord for AutoStar II and AutoStar III keypads as used on LS, LX200GPS, LX600, and LX850 models. Four pin connector. Not for use with AudioStar and AutoStar # 497 controllers (for those, please see Meade item # 808012 sold separately). Product carries full one year Meade factory limited warranty (within US/Canada only)

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  1. A video of the installation of the LX200AutoStar system by George Dudash. This is installed into a Meade LX200 Classic Telescope by Michael Overacker of LX20..
  2. Autostar II replacement. Kevin Whitcomb. 10/31/20 #309. I recently ordered a new replacement for my AutoStar II hand controller from OPT but received an email from them saying that my order was canceled. They sent a separate email saying the cancellation was due to Meade letting them know the AutoStar II controller had been discontinued
  3. For Sale: Meade Autostar #497EP, new in 2009, version 5AEZ software currently loaded. It came with my LX90-12 Meade ACF but will work with any 497 AutoStar controlled mount. This would be an excellent replacement for a malfunctioning #497 with worn keypad contacts or other problems. Very good Condition, almost like new
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Change language on autostar controller - posted in Beginners Forum: I recently acquired a Meade LXD 75 6 inch refractor. The language on the autostar controller is set to German. I can't seem to figure out how to change it to English. In The manual it reads that the autostar should prompt for langauge selection the first time you power it up Meade's 492 Dual-Motor Electronic Control Kit. You don't need to buy a DS telescope to get the parts you need for building a DS powered mount. Here's a look at Meade's 492 Dual-Motor Electronic Control Kit. It contains everything needed except for the Autostar controller. This kit retails for $ 129.00 USD. It contains Note: This is an old scope that did not originally come with the ports that the autostar controller now goes into (on the newer models). Update: I ended up getting a newer Meade ETX and plan to replace my current mount with the computerized one. Also, if you check out cloudynights.com you might be able to find one Coil Cord for AutoStar and AudioStar. As used on ETX with AudioStar, LX90 with AutoStar or AudioStar, and others. 8 pin connector. Not compatible with LX200, LX600 or LX850 which use four pin cord also available

Meade 64ST Adapter #07366 for photography with the Meade ETX-60, ETX-70 and ETX-80 models. The #64ST Adapter threads securely to the rear photo port of the ETX telescope. $20.99. Meade Connector Cable Set #505 for AutoStar and AudioStar. This is a PC to AutoStar or AudioStar connector cable only Autostar Upgrade Kit for LX200 Classic. Deluxe kit, with guiding port. Includes Autostar handset with custom StarPatch firmware for the Autostar Upgrade kit (custom firmware includes telescope entry for LX200 Classic). I got this awesome kit from George for my 10 LX200 Classic, but I ended up selling the scope before ever using this kit

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Meade Instruments Autostar Any replacement SOFTWARE or hardware will be warranted for the remainder of the original warranty period or thirty (30) days, whichever is longer. Outside of the United States, these remedies are not available without proof of purchase from an authorized non-U.S. source This is a replacement for the original v3.xx Meade Hand Controller. LX200 Power Panel PC Board. $70.00* Replacement PC board for the LX-200 front panel connectors and electronics. LX200 Power Panel PCB Plus. $85.00* Replacement for the PC board behind the front panel, plus boot emulation Meade ETX 125 PE Premier Edition Autostar UHTC Telescopes are available the classic Meade Anodized ETX Blue Tube:. EE: Meade ETX-125 PE Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope w/ UHTC - BLUE TUBE - Classic Meade Blue Optical Tube KIT: Meade 0515-03-55 ETX-125 PE Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope w/ UHTC - BLUE TUBE and Meade ETX-125 Aluminum Hard Carry Case 07609, Meade T-Adapter #64 for Meade ETX 90 / 105. Meade posts new AutoStar II Updaters and firmware for your AutoStar II on their website. PROBLEM UPLOADING NEW SOFTWARE: If your scope crashes or you lose internet connection while you are uploading a new version of software and your LX200GPS scope locks up, you can get to Safe download mode by turning the scope on and immediately pressing 999 Meade LX200 AutoStar Upgrade. Made by George Dudash, George Dudash & Associates - LX200AUTOSTAR.COM . The Meade LX200 Classic telescope is a great older model telescope that will still serve an amateur astronomer very well, however, being produced in the late 80s and early 90s, its electronics and hand controller leave much to be desired

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Disassembly of the Meade ETX-70 July 2009. This web page describes how to disassemble the Meade ETX-70 telescope. It appears that the ETX-70 is different from the other ETX models because none of the existing web pages I could find seemed to match my telescope. The only web page I found with disassembly instructions for the ETX-70 was for the. Page 8: Installation. Autostar IP 1. Installation Autostar IP is installed as part of Meade's Autostar Suite. If you have not yet installed the Suite, consult the quickstart instructions for the complete instructions. Typcially, when the Autostar Suite CD ROM is inserted in your computer it will automatically begin the install process The Meade ETX-80AT-TC Astro Telescope with AutoStar is TelescopesPlus.com's bestseller in this series. It comes with Super Plossl eyepieces, a built-in Barlow lens, and an 80mm clear aperture for greater light gathering, image brightness, and detail

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MEADE *REPLACEMENT* Eyepiece with Focuser of a Telescope D=76mm F=700mm f/9.5. AU $25.96. AU $22.55 postage. or Best Offer. DISCOUNTED!! Meade #497 Autostar Computer Controller for ETX w/ Manual. AU $259.68 New Listing Meade Autostar Telescope Controller Works Tested. Pre-Owned. 4.5 out of 5 stars. 12 product ratings - Meade Autostar Telescope Controller Works Tested. Meade DS 2000 Replacement Telescope Battery Pack uses 8 AA Batteries DS-2000 . New (Other) C $7.36. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. Buy It Now +C $17.50 shipping

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  2. Meade Accessories. OPT carries a large variety of Meade Accessories for any situation. You'll find cables, hand controllers, filters, filter wheels, adapters, and all sorts of various accessories that Meade currently offers. Looking for a barlow lens, or adapters to help your astrophotography setup, or a spare AutoStar II controller
  3. Seller: scopehed1 ️ (78,577) 100%, Location: Meadview, Arizona, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 333265795659 Metal Telescope Focuser Replacement Drawtube for Meade DS2090, DS90 DS2080 DS102. All Metal Replacement Drawtube for Meade 2090 and DS90 Focusers - Hard to Find Part! Price includes USA shipping Comes with an 1.25 focuser top No More Broken Teeth!
  4. The Autostar Hand Controller of the Meade ETX 60AT and 70AT is the brain of the telescope. It is like having the astronomer with you guiding your stargazing session. This hand controller provides control over every telescope function. It has an LCD with red backlight for easy to read in the dark
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Unfortunately Meade Wireless Autostar II Telescope Computer Controller for Meade LX200ACF, Meade LX200 GPS, Meade LX400ACF Telescopes - 07582 is no longer carried by OpticsForYou.You can also explore other items in the Telescope Accessories yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you Product Discontinued by Manufacturer. Meade DS-2000 Series Mount with AutoStar GOTO has been discontinued by Meade and is no longer available. Our product experts have helped us select these available replacements below.You can also explore other items in the Telescope Accessories yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you Meade telescopes. Meade Instruments is known for its groundbreaking leaps in telescopic design, having introduced dozens of improvements over the years that have made amateur astronomy easier to access and more enjoyable than ever

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808012 Meade Replacement Colied Pin Cable For Autostar And Audiostar (37.5% similar) Compatible etx with audiostar, lx90 autostar or and others. No reserveMeade replacement colied 8 pin cable for autostar and audiostar coiled cord Meade hand controllers. Have a look at my other items for sale Replace for the coiled Meade #497 Autostar, Audiostar cable. Roll up compact and easy to store. 60 inches straight cable drops down and does not have a spring pull back action. No spring act and is perfect to use with the Meade #505 cable. Meade Autostar Not Included Hí Dick, I have installe d in my Autostar II version 4.2g (1,804 KB) that is valid for LX200GPS, downloaded from the Meade page. Doubts: 1) Would the photo version, which I attached, be loaded on top of my current version? 2) Wouldn't I have to load anything else? 3) Can USB be used with the PC to download it, or only Com por? Thank yo

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Autostar Suite Software Download. Using your computer to maximize your GO TO potential. The Meade product also comes with a DVD of the Autostar Suite which has the Autostar Updater software (which must be installed). That was a nice bonus. Download free app for mac. Note: For the Sabrent USB adapter (and probably all the others) you need to. Meade Instruments Corp Meade Customer Support StarGPS Meade ETX60AT Telescope Items found similar to Meade Autostar 497 controller for parts or repair Read full answer Meade Ext-60... • 283 views • 0 helpful vote Meade starnavigator 114 automatic computerised reflector telescope Step by step setup guide manual pdf for meade etx-90ec 497 autostar #884. Meade etx-60 at 60mm refractor computerized telescope autostar capable $69. Meade Telescopes have always featured innovative designs to make them easier to use and more accessible to the general public Meade ETX-125AT Telescope. With Free 497 Autostar Controller and 883 Deluxe Field Tripod. The ETX-125AT offers twice the light-collecting area of the ETX-90, and permits an even broader range of astronomical study. Enjoy the heightened level of detail in Jupiter's cloud belts, with whirls and festoons The telescope came installed with AutoStar II Version 1.0g that had been working quite well, however, I noticed that there was an upgrade to Version 1.2a on the Meade web site that offered some enhancement and bug fixes that I thought that I could benefit from

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Meade Instruments Corp. Inside the meade etx autostar 497 weasner s information firmware update cheap online manual pdf feedback user 505 adapter pinout diagram lx90 cable fried any advice ii protocol and posible 60 70 instruments corp diy telescope to pc 909 clone assembled kit computer controller connector set for control software motor unit fault lx200 circuits computerized telescopes. Meade AutoStar II Replacement Controller; One Year Manufacturer Warranty; Reviews. Write Your Own Review. You're reviewing: MEADE AUTOSTAR II CONTROLLER. How do you rate this product? * 1 1 star. 2 2 star. 3 3 star. 4 4 star. 5 5 star. Quality *Let us know your thoughts *Summary of Your Revie

CURRENTLY THE ONLY MEADE AUTOSTAR II HAND CONTROLLER ON THE MARKET!. Refurbished, but is in brand new condition!. About the Meade AutoStar II: Navigate the universe with the Meade AutoStar II Hand Controller! With any compatible Meade Telescope, you are able to align the telescope and then travel to any object you'd like to observe/image The Meade ETX-125 EC Telescope with Autostar: Meade Hard Case (#775) for the ETX-125 #497 Autostar Hand Controller . Starting the Changes. When I got the telescope home, I found that it had an older version of the Autostar software and that it didn't track exceptionally well 405 New Meadow RdBarrington RI 02806 USA Questions? Contact us at:1-401-245-4068info@petersonengineering.com Home About MEADE TELESCOPE UPGRADES Turn a good scope into a GREAT scope! Upgrades for Meade 6″ through 16″ telescopes EZ Focus Kit for precise backlash free focusing EZ Clutch Kit securely locks DEC without damaging thread EyeOpener for enhanced optical performance Buck's Gears. Re: Meade Autostar 492 do-it-yourself motor kit. I got the 492 motor kit today. The various bits looks useful for different projects, although I had hoped the worm gear assemblies were more or less plug-and-play. The worm wheel has no key-way or set screw - it has a huge bore (0.545/13.83mm) Meade doesn't tell you this, Autostar doesn't tell you this....your PC edit screen doesn't either. contact Meade immediately for a replacement. DO NOT overtighten bolts in these holes when replacing the OTA! 4) Declination clamps - particularly troublesome with the larger ETX 125 is the failure to firmly clamp both the declination (alt) and.

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View Instructable ». redalkmaar's instructable Meade Autostar 497 Handbox LCD Display Replacement Repair 1602's weekly stats: 2 months ago. 64 views. 0 favorites. 1 comments. redalkmaar posted an instructable Meade Autostar 497 Handbox LCD Display Replacement Repair 1602 3 months ago In January 1999, Meade introduced the ETX-EC which included electronic control of both axis through a small hand-controller. An optional #497 Autostar package was offered and would replace the simple electric controls, turning the ETX-EC into a fully computerized goto telescope. A standard #883 tripod was available as an optional accessory

Autostar Suite Software Download. Using your computer to maximize your GO TO potential. The Meade product also comes with a DVD of the Autostar Suite which has the Autostar Updater software (which must be installed). That was a nice bonus. Download free app for mac. Note: For the Sabrent USB adapter (and probably all the others) you need to. Meade #506 Connector Cable Kit with Autostar Suite Astronomer Edition Software #04513. Allows you to both operate and update your AutoStar equipped Meade telescope from your computer. For use with #494 AutoStar equipped models including Meade ETX-60, ETX-70 and ETX-80 and most DS-2000 series models from a PC

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Meade's AutoStar II hand controller system comes with refined astronomy software suitable for operating LX200-ACF. LX600-ACF. and LX850-ACS Meade model telescopes only. The AutoStar II has improved upon the previous model in many ways. such as an expanded 3. 5-megabyte memory to support the massive database of celestial objects to track Equip your Meade mySky Personal Sky Exploration Guide to work with any Meade Autostar Telescope using the contents of this kit. It includes one cable for Meade Autostar II and LX200 Classic telescopes, one cable for Meade 497 Auto-star telescopes, and an adapter for Meade 494 Autostar telescopes. Size: 24' Coiled cable

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It has passed Conformance Checking for the LX850 and the LX600 and has been run with a number of other Meade telescopes. While not complete functionality (e.g., missing tracking control, focus control, slew rate selection), this is the first iteration of a driver that is intended provide replacement capabilities for all existing Meade drivers. OFF, if necessary. Remove the Autostar II hand-box and the Autostar II coil cord from the packing materials. Plug one end into the HBX port of the telescope's computer control panel and plug the other end into the coil cord port on the Autostar II handbox. 9. Press the Power Switch on the computer control panel to the ON position. The copyright.

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Unfortunately Meade 4.5 Telestar Newtonian Reflector Telescope w/ AutoStar GO TO Computer 70121 DS2114AT-TC is no longer carried by Shoptics.You can also explore other items in the Astronomy Products, Telescopes yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you The Meade 04513 No.506 Cable Connector Kit with Software for No.497 AutoStar Equipped Models gives you the ability to operate and update an AutoStar-equipped telescope right from your computer. This item is compatible with Meade ETX-60, ETX-70 and ETX-80 models, as well as most DS-2000 series models Meade ETX125 Replacement Focuser Knob . by RobertCL Mar 18, 2014 . 16 43 3. Meade Autostar holder for LXD75/LX90 mount . by Joury Jul 25, 2015 . 21 38 2. Meade Eyepiece Cover . by lanemaxwell Oct 26, 2017 . 13 18 0. Meade lx200 Bahtinov mask . by Dakskroef Apr 13, 2018. The Meade ETX125 is back! The Meade ETX125 Observer Edition Telescope features the same design features as Maksutov Cassegrain optics and a fully computerized mount on a sturdy tripod but with a few key updates to bring it into the 21st century like an AudioStar hand controller. This computer-guided telescope offers stunning crisp views, great for a first serious telescope, classrooms. Shop Meade Autostar Computer Controller at Best Buy. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or in-store pick-up. Price Match Guarantee