A Simple and yet Multi-Purpose Mount
SkyWatcher Star Discovery Mount is designed to be a simple mount, aims to help beginners to discover the dark sky efficiently and eventually become a tool that able to fulfill your passion toward Astronomy.
As multi-purpose Mount, Star Discovery Mount is not only designed to drive a telescope, it is also a platform for cameras and video recorders. Perfect for lightweight astrophotography, time lapse photography, wide view and panorama photography, video panning and many more activities.
Come with more on both axes, the SkyWatcher Star Discovery Mount can be driven point to point accurately in no time and able to pinpoint any celestial object. Any night sky object will be in the center of the field of view in no time or frame the specific scene exactly as you like with your camera.
This Star Discovery Mount is upgradeable by the latest SynScan Ver. 4 GOTO Handset. This handset allows you to drive the your mount to any celestial object selected from its huge 42,000+ database, including Messier, IC, NGC and Caldwell Catalogs, Planets, Named Stars, Double Stars, Variable Star and even Astronomer Defined objects like new comets.
*Optional DSLR Control Cable Available Separately, call our customer service to check for stock status.
Electronic Shutter Release Cables
SWA-SR-C1: C1 Canon EOS 60D/1000D 300D single pin plug
SWA-SR-C3: C3 EOS 1D/5D/7D/10D-70D 3 pin plug
SWA-SR-N1: N1 Nikon D2X/D2H/D3/D4 D200 D800 10 pin plug
SWA-SR-N2: N2 Nikon D70S D80
SWA-SR-N3: N3 Nikon D90/D3100/D3200/D7000
SWA-SR-OPT2: OPT2 Olympus L3 E620/E600/E520/E510
SWA-SR-S1: S1 Sony Alpha Series
Your Skywatcher® product is warranted to be free of defects in materials and workmanship for FIVE years after the date of purchase. In the event of a defect under this warranty, we will, at our option, repair or replace the product, provided that you return the product with proof of the receipt.
This warranty does not cover damages caused by misuse, improper handling, installation, collimation or maintenance provided by someone other than a Skywatcher Authorized Service Department.
For Skywatcher Products purchased elsewhere, will NOT qualify for manufacturers warranty from us, it must be returned to the place of purchase to resolve any issues.