Questar Zone, How to Service Videos

Ben Langloz has created the Questar Zone YouTube channel with educational Questar related videos. His initial offerings are an excellent set of videos detailing the disassembly, servicing and reassembly of a 50th anniversary 3.5 inch Questar standard. These include:

  1. Control Box Disassembly, Barlow Service
  2. Removal of Barrel from Mount, Finder Prism Shuttle Service
  3. Barrel Rotation Brake and Ring Assembly
  4. Finder Filter, Finder Mirror, Removal and Replacement
  5. Declination Drive Disassembly
  6. Declination Brake Disassembly
  7. Base - R.A. Drive Disassembly
  8. Motor Removal, Refinishing Planning
  9. Refinishing - Sanding
  10. Refinishing - Polishing
  11. Reassembly - Base and Arms
  12. Reassembly - R.A. Drive, Barrel, Axis Tension

Kudos to Ben for sharing his expertise with this outstanding series of videos. They are invaluable to anyone self servicing or cleaning a Questar. Last year I got an Explore Scientific AR102 refractor at a terrific price. I realized that I wasn't taking it with

Content created: 2018-12-31

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