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Skywatcher AZ EQ5 GT mount

£1,061.00

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Introducing the Skywatcher AZ EQ5 GT Mount with Field Tripod. A brand new mount from the Synta corporation, echoing the success of the larger AZ EQ6 GT, this mount will come on a Field tripod (see extended information) for added height and stability and like its larger sibling will be able to function in both dual Alt Azimuth mounting and high precision Equatorial mode.
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Introducing the Skywatcher AZ EQ5 GT Mount with Field Tripod. A brand new mount from the Synta corporation, echoing the success of the larger AZ EQ6 GT, this mount will come on a pier tripod (see extended information) for added height and stability and like its larger sibling will be able to function in both dual Alt Azimuth mounting and high precision Equatorial mode.

Like the AZ EQ6 GT, the Skywatcher AZ EQ5 GT has dual encoder technology built in to both axes, allowing the user to manually change position without losing Goto accuracy.

Features and specifications (subject to confirmation):

Dual mode GOTO German Equatorial and Alt-Azimuth.
Dual OTA mounting in Alt-Az mode.
Payload 11kg for imaging and 15kg for visual (to be confirmed).
135:1 Worm + 36:12 timing belt drive.
64 Micro-step / 1.8º hybrid stepper motor.
0.25 arc second driving resolution.
Whisper-quiet slewing.
Dual encoder 'FreedomFind' for ease and convenience.
Autoguider Port.
PPEC.
USB interface.
Synscan handset with dual AZ/EQ firmware can automatically find and track over 42,900 celestial objects from its database.
Synscan polar alignment

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