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Saxon GoTo EQ5 Mount with Stainless Steel Tripod

SKU: SAX-613005

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Meet the Saxon GOTO EQ5 Mount with Stainless Steel Tripod - a user-friendly and comprehensive, reliable, durable and amazing mount with abundance of much loved features that are optimised for all aspiring astrophotographers and intermediate to expert astronomers. If you want an impressive mount, look no further!

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Regular Price: $1,299.00

Special Price $1,229.95

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The Saxon GoTo EQ5 Mount with Steel Tripod is an aspiring astrophotographer or serious astronomers best friend. The Saxon GoTo EQ5 Mount is well equipped to deliver precision and stability needed for serious observing.

Featuring a GoTo design, observing has never been easier. Simply complete the alignment process and you will be able to choose an object from a collection of over 42,900 stars, planets, nebulaes and more with a positioning accuracy of up to an impressive 1 arc minute. This is further enhanced by Saxon's software collimation error meaning that you will get unbeatable precision during the entire tracking process.

The Saxon GoTo EQ5 Mount with Steel Tripod also features a payload capacity of 9.1kg, making it the suitable for most telescopes, and an outstanding positioning accuracy of up to 1 arc minute due to software collimination error compensation and periodic error correction. This mount will undoubtedly keep you on point!

Features:

  • A user-friendly Synscan hand controller
  • Wall-to-wall large accessory tray
  • 1.75" stainless steel tripod legs
  • One, two and Three star alignment options
  • Containing over 42,900 objects with complete Messier, NGC and IC Catalogues
  • Autoguider interface for astrophotography
  • Positioning accuracy up to 1 arc minute.
  • Periodic error correction
  • PC Compatibility

Specifications:

  • 1/8 degree step angle and 32 micro steps driven
  • Motor resolution at 0.288arc sec
  • Slew speeds up to 3.4°/sec (800X)
  • Payload Capacity of 9.1kg
  • Positioning accuracy up to 1arc minute.

What's In the Box

  • saxon EQ5 GOTO Mount and Stainless Steel Tripod
  • 1x Accessory Tray
  • 2x 5.1kg Counterweight
  • 1x SynScan Hand Controller
  • 1x Car Battery Adapter

Saxon - High Quality Optics
The Saxon brand commits to quality and research. The company develops a range of binoculars, telescopes, microscopes and accessories with the understanding of its user’s priorities and needs. Saxon has built each product around the knowledge that everyone’s viewing requirements are different, proven through each precise and well though out product line. Browse a range of Saxon optical products and you'll find that every glass has been designed to help every viewer see only the best in every situation.

Product Code: SAX-613005

Additional Information

Additional Information

Drive Type GO-TO
Dovetail Type Vixen
Motor Type No
Tripod Stainless Steel
Go-To Functionality Yes
Payload Capacity 9.1kg
Warranty Information 3 Years
Shipping Dimensions 49x25x105cm
Shipping Weight 25kg

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