Skywatcher mount AZ-EQ5GT - ALT/azimuth - Parallactic mount with GoTo
The new AZ EQ5GT is a heavy duty multi function mounting, the fully computer-controlled is. It provides for astronomy in both axes in the ALT Azimuthal, as well as in the Equatorial GoTo tracking.
Hand control with ALT/AZ - and Parallax operating firmware comes with the SynScan, and can take more than 42900 celestial objects on its database. In Equatorial mode, she can be used both for Visual observation and astrophotography.
In the ALT/azimuth mode it is designed primarily for Visual observation and even two telescopes can be used at the same time.
A great feature is the patented new "Find Freedom" - double Encoder technology. Thus, the mount can be moved freely manually, and finds all position information. This gives you enormous freedoms, without that you must then again align the mount.
Tripod not included.
2 x 3.5 kg counterweight
Mount type: Azimuthal / Equatorial Mount
Color: Silver - White
Motor Control: SynScan GoTo
Engines: Stepper Motors
Power supply: 11-16 V DC, 2A
Adjustable speeds: Max 3.4 ° / sec.
PEC: in the EQ mode
Connectors: Power supply, manual box, Autoguider
Weight axis cross: 7,7 kg
Load capacity up to (ever after to:) 15 kg (ALT/AZ mode 2 x)
Pole Finder: Optional
Telescope mounting: 2 x quick-action coupling (vixen level)
Counterweights: 2 x 3.5 kg
Counterweight rod: 18 mm / length 162 mm + 120 mm extension
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