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How do i remove the telescope tube from the fork tines?

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how do i remove the telescope tube from the fork tines?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Meade 4" and Meade 12"
Expert:  Pete replied 2 years ago.
I am Pete, and I'll be happy to assist with your question today.
There are numerous attachment screws which hold the telescope tube to the fork tines.
You will need to remove all of the attachment screws, then remove the telescope tube from its mount.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thanks. That was fairly obvious to a hex wrench.You actually need to also unscrew the 4" declination axes external face plates to access the core connection to the tube assembly frame.
Expert:  Pete replied 2 years ago.
Did you get it removed ok?
If you need anything else just let me know..
Have a great day!
Expert:  Pete replied 2 years ago.
I'm just following up on your question - do you need any further assistance?
Let me know,