Updating a meade 497 controller
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) telescope alignment, and you're ready to observe any object in the Meade Autostar 's 30,000-object database.
Any of Meade Autostar 's database objects can be called up and entered on the hand controller display in seconds.
The observer then simply presses the GO TO pushbutton and watches as the telescope automatically slews (moves) to the object and places it in the field of view.
The effect of Meade Autostar Controller #497 is to bring objects easily within reach which were previously unreachable for all but the most dedicated of amateur astronomers.