Question about Meade 90mm x 1000mm Go To Refractor Telescope

1 Answer

My Meade 90mm refractor with autostar has a stripped gear, crappy little nylon gear that drives the worm gear that rotates the telescope. Can I get relacement gears or do I have to get a new drive system. I will not send it to meade as it will more than likely cost more than the price paid.

Posted by on

  • fireman708 Sep 17, 2010

    Thanks, I would not even know were to go to get a gear machined, I guess it'll be going back to Meade.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 3,186 Answers

No one but Meade makes parts for this scope. Do you intend to have a custom GEAR machined??? This will be more than just sending it back to Meade; which you will need to do to get it repaired.

Posted on Sep 17, 2010

Testimonial: "Thank-you for the info very helpfull!!"

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...
Optics Logo

Related Topics:

189 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Meade Optics Experts

Joe Lalumia aka...
Joe Lalumia aka...

Level 3 Expert

3186 Answers

Greg Cann
Greg Cann

Level 3 Expert

1114 Answers

Jerry Greenberg
Jerry Greenberg

Level 3 Expert

1667 Answers

Are you a Meade Optic Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...