Electronic Focuser for the Explore Scientific’s ED140 FPL53 140mm f/6.5

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Electronic Focuser for the Explore Scientific’s ED140 FPL53 140mm f/6.5

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Looking for a Electronic Focuser for the Explore Scientific’s ED140 FPL53 140mm f/6.5
https://explorescientificusa.com/produc ... 3343532432
Anyone know what Electronic Focuser can be used on this Telescope?
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Re: Electronic Focuser for the Explore Scientific’s ED140 FPL53 140mm f/6.5

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Moonlite is the first place I would look .
https://focuser.com/motorfocus.php
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Re: Electronic Focuser for the Explore Scientific’s ED140 FPL53 140mm f/6.5

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Thank you,
I went with the Pegasus Astro FocusCube 2 Focuser Motor.
Sky-Watcher EQ6-R Pro EQ Mount + QHY PoleMaster
ES 127mm f/7.5 APO FCD100 ED Triplet Refractor + ES 3" Field Flattener/0.7x Focal Reducer + WO 50mm f/4 Guide Scope + ASI174MM Mini Guide Camera + ASI183GT Camera
iOptron CEM40EC Center Balance Equatorial Mount + iPolar + Tri-Pier
William Optics Zenithstar 103 APO + Flat6AIII + ASI6200 + WO 50mm f/4 Guide Scope + ASI290MM Mini Guide Camera + EAF (In Test)
ES FCD100 102mm f/7 APO ED Triplet Carbon Fiber + ZWO ASI2600 Pro + WO 50mm + ASI174MM Mini Guide Camera + EAF + ASI183GT Camera
Radian Raptor 61 f/4.5 APO Telescope + Electronic Focuser On Top of the ES FCD100 102mm. (All Cameras In Test)
iOptron CEM60EC + iPolar + Tri-Pier + ES ED140 FPL53 140mm f/6.5 Air-Spaced Triplet ED APO Refractor in CF + 3" Field Flattener/0.7x Focal Reducer + WO GuideStar61 61mm f/5.9 + ASI174MM Mini Guide Camera + ASI1600 Pro + 7 FW + FocusCube 2 (ASI2600MC)
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Re: Electronic Focuser for the Explore Scientific’s ED140 FPL53 140mm f/6.5

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Just an update to the Focus unit for this Telescope;
You can use the ZWO EAF using the PegasusAstro "Motor Coupler Set 3mm-8mm (6PCS)" PEG-MOT-COUPLSET https://www.highpointscientific.com/peg ... t-couplset
Sky-Watcher EQ6-R Pro EQ Mount + QHY PoleMaster
ES 127mm f/7.5 APO FCD100 ED Triplet Refractor + ES 3" Field Flattener/0.7x Focal Reducer + WO 50mm f/4 Guide Scope + ASI174MM Mini Guide Camera + ASI183GT Camera
iOptron CEM40EC Center Balance Equatorial Mount + iPolar + Tri-Pier
William Optics Zenithstar 103 APO + Flat6AIII + ASI6200 + WO 50mm f/4 Guide Scope + ASI290MM Mini Guide Camera + EAF (In Test)
ES FCD100 102mm f/7 APO ED Triplet Carbon Fiber + ZWO ASI2600 Pro + WO 50mm + ASI174MM Mini Guide Camera + EAF + ASI183GT Camera
Radian Raptor 61 f/4.5 APO Telescope + Electronic Focuser On Top of the ES FCD100 102mm. (All Cameras In Test)
iOptron CEM60EC + iPolar + Tri-Pier + ES ED140 FPL53 140mm f/6.5 Air-Spaced Triplet ED APO Refractor in CF + 3" Field Flattener/0.7x Focal Reducer + WO GuideStar61 61mm f/5.9 + ASI174MM Mini Guide Camera + ASI1600 Pro + 7 FW + FocusCube 2 (ASI2600MC)
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