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SkyWatcher EQ3-2 Mount with Aluminium Tripod

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  • Adjustable Aluminium Tripod
  • Versatile Accessory Tray
  • Standard Bubble Level
  • Precise Slow Motion Controls
  • Metal Setting Circle Dials
  • Worm Gear Tracking Controls

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    Retail Price $499.00

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    Description



    SkyWatcher EQ3-2 Mount with Aluminium Tripod

    The Skywatcher EQ3-2 Mount is a versatile EQ mount which receives high marks from many experienced astronomer. Rest on a large, adjustable aluminium tripod with accessory tray, This German Equatorial Mount is idea for use of Optical Tube Assemblies Telescope from smaller to medium sized.

    Sturdy & Durable
    This SkyWatcher EQ3 Mount is made from durable materials that resist shaking and wobbling. As long as you stick within the payload limits, you will get a very stable platform for your imaging device. The main aluminum tripod also features an accessory tray so you can keep your favorite accessories within reach at all times.

    Precise EQ Controls for Manual Tracking
    German Equatorial Mounts are the preferred mount type by most experienced astronomers. It provides a very precise way to track objects in the sky. The smooth and accurate RA & DEC Slow Motion Controls ensure that you are able to follow the movement of celestial objects even at the highest magnitude while a bubble level allows for quick and accurate leveling.

    Skywatcher EQ3-2 Mount Features:
  • Adjustable Aluminium Tripod with an Accessory Tray
  • Standard Bubble Level For Quick and Accurate Leveling
  • Smooth & Precise Slow Motion Controlsallow for easy manual tracking
  • Metal Setting Circle Dials allow for quick target acquisition via celestial coordinates
  • Worm Gear Tracking Controls provides a full 360° manipulation of the RA and DEC axis

  • Optional Upgrade
  • An optional Polar Scope is available for aiding in polar alignment
  • An optional Single-Axis RA Motor Drive is available to be installed for auto tracking
  • Specification

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    Specifications
    Mount Type German Equatorial
    Tripod Material Aluminium
    Telescope Mouting 1.75" Dovetail
    Slow Motion Control RA & DEC
    Hand Control No
    Counterweight 1.8kg or 3.42 & 1.8kg or 5.1kg
    Accessory Tray Large wall-to-wall
    Motor Drive Optional (Single Axis)
    Tripod Height 70-125cm
    Tripod Weight 3.76kg
    Manufacturer SkyWatcher

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    Quote " As long as you stick within the payload limits, you will get a very stable platform for your imaging device. Where are de details telling me what the Payload is?
    A:
    EQ3-2 medium duty equatorial mount with adjustable height aluminium tripod legs. Rated to handle up to 7kg.

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