Saxon HEQ5 Pro GoTo Mount with Steel Tripod

  • Dual saddle mount
  • 13.7kg payload
  • 2 x 5.1kg counter weight
  • 1.75" stainless steel tripod
  • Synscan hand controller included
  • 3 years limited warranty

  • *11-15V DC 2A power supply not included.
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    SKU
    SXN-613008
    $1,599.00
    Saxon HEQ5 Pro GoTo Dual Saddle Mount with Steel Tripod

    Explore the night sky with Saxon's HEQ5 Pro GoTo Mount with Steel Tripod! With its easy-to-use SynScan hand controller, you can access over 42,900 objects in the sky at the touch of a button. It has 9 slew speeds (2x, 8x, 18x, 32x, 64x, 400x, 500x, 600x, 800x) and up to 3.4°/sec. You can also connect the hand controller to a computer to upgrade the firmware so that it's never out of date.

    The HEQ5 integrates the dual saddle mount which accepts both Vixen-type and Losmandy-type saddles and has a payload of 13.7kg. On top of that, a polar scope is also included to give a better polar alignment that improves the quality of tracking, especially for astrophotography. Users can also level the telescope with their own preference with the user-friendly bubble level and adjustable tripod leg.
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    Specifications
    Tripod type German Equatorial Go-To
    Tripod material Steel
    Telescope Mounting Dual saddle
    Payload 13.7kg
    Mount head weight 9.8kg
    Tripod weight 5.6KG
    Tripod height 97-121cm
    Counterweight bar diameter 1.8cm
    Counterweight bar length 21.5cm
    Power requirement DC 12~13V – 2A
    Pointing accuracy up to 5 arc. min.
    Slewing speed up to 3.4°/sec (800X)
    Guiding speed 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X, or 1X
    Latitude range 10 - 65 degrees
    Tracking rate Sidereal rate, solar rate, lunar rate
    Warranty 3 Years Limited Warranty
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