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Model: SW20854Brand: Sky-WatcherMount Type: Computerised Equatorial Mount
For amateur astronomers seeking superior equatorial control and the ease of a precision computerized GOTO system, the NEQ6 PRO SynScanTM is your answer. The Sky-Watcher NEQ6 PRO SynScanTM is designed with the novice user in mind. With the user-friendly pushbutton hand control, locating and viewing the treasures of the night sky becomes as easy as a walk in the park. The hand control allows you to point the telescope at a specific object or even tour the skies at the touch of a button. The user-friendly menu system allows automatic slewing to over 42,000 + objects. Even an inexperienced astronomer can master its variety of features in a few observing sessions.
"Best for heavy scopes".... "We practically had to thump it to induce any vibrations"
BBC Sky At Night Magazine
"I like these mounts, they are solid, well thought out and work quietly and effectively"
Astronomy Now Magazine
Power Supply Required: 12 VDC 2Amp Tip positive (not supplied)Motor Type: Micro step driven 1.8° stepper motorsResolution: 0.144 arc sec (or 9,024,000 steps/rev.)Slew Speeds: 2X, 8X, 16X, 32X, 64X, 400X, 500X, 600X, 800X Gear Ratio: 705Tracking Rate: Sidereal, Lunar, SolarTracking Modes: Dual Axis, R.A. TrackingAlignment Methods: One-star Alignment, Two-star Alignment, Three-star AlignmentDatabase: 25 user defined objects. Complete M, NGC, and IC catalogues. Total 42,000 + objects.
Mount Type: German EquatorialTelescope Mounting: Tube RingsSlow-motion Control: R.A. & Dec (motor controlled)Tripod: 2" Diameter Stainless Steel PipeTripod Height: 85-147cmTripod Weight: 7.5KgsCounterweight Shaft Daimeter: 1.8cmCounterweight Shaft Material: Stainless SteelMount Weight: 16KgsMount Height: 41cmCounterweight: Two, 5.1Kgs eachCounterweight Extension BarSupplied with Sky-Watcher 45mm and 75mm dovetail saddle platesTotal Weight: 23.5Kgs (counterweight not included)
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