Explore Scientific Twilight I Telescope Mount with Tripod
The Explore Scientific Twilight I Telescope Mount with Tripod - an excellent alt/azimuth mount head with heavy duty field tripod, capable of taking telescopes, binoculars and accessories up to 8.16 kgs/18 lbs in weight. This mount takes the standard Vixen/Synta dovetail and both axes feature worm gears for precise tracking with its supplied flexible slow motion cables.
The supporting arm of the head has an adjustable mechanism which can be adjusted 45° backwards or forwards to facilitate clearance for longer bodied telescopes, which can be especially useful when attempting observations of the zenith. The head can also be rotated to make it easier to use for those who are left or right handed.
The Twilight I's field tripod is a foldable design with extending legs and comes with a tripod leg brace which doubles as an accessory tray. The total maximum heigh of the Twlight is 1.4m, when the tripod is fully extended, with the side support arm in its vertical configuration.
Total length - 1000mm
Total width - 1000mm
Total height - 1400mm
Total net weight (including accessories) - 7kg