It is very important to sometimes assemble the parts together and see how they look.The size of the trunnion base or the position of the trunnion will be decided at this stage.The focuser will be replaced by the Feather-Touch to get enough back-focus without cutting short of the OTA tube.
For the maintenance of mirrors or filters, you should remove the stabilizer shaft as the left photo shows.You can easily pull out the shaft by loosening the thumb screw at the center. Once the sahft is removed you can freely remove the sleeves and make access on the filter or mirrors, and even remove the EMS.
When you do the image inclination adjustment, you should also remove the stabilizer shaft. when the link with the compensator system is cut, the whole of the EMS will side freely. But don’t worry.The life screw will assure the EMS from dropping off.
C5-BINO is almost completed. It is now loaded preliminarily on an fork mount The side plates non-anodized are temporary ones. This binoscope will be set on a tower type goto mount.It will be a historic model with the innovative focus compensator on the IPD adjustment.