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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Locate a local astronomy club and attend their star parties. They will help you with the telescope. NO! Nexstar hand controller do not work on TASCO telescopes. You bought a VERY VERY small 60mm telescope. You would have been better off buying 10x50mm binoculars as your first "telescope".
Posted on Sep 25, 2009
Do you have a fresh set of batteries in the scope? Better to use an outside 12 volt power pack with the Celestron 12 volt "cigarette" lighter cable.
This can be three things:
Bad cable from hand controller to scope.
Or a broken hand controller
Try fresh batteries first.
Posted on Dec 31, 2009
SOURCE: Hi i just bought a
The hand controller is stuck in DOWNLOAD mode. Usually cycling the power off and then back on fixes this issue. Is the scope new? If it is take it back to the store and get a replacement (at least get a new hand controller).
The batteries are FRESH I would assume?
Here is Celestron's instructions for fixing these type of problems:
Posted on Dec 18, 2010
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