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SmartEQ Pro Z71 
#  #3200-Z71

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The Mount
The SmartEQTM Pro mount is the ultimate Grab N’ Go German equatorial GOTO mount fitting into almost everyone’s budget. It is ideal for visual observation and wide field astrophotography. The compact design and light weight make travelling with the mount easy.

SmartEQTM Pro is a fully computerized mount with a database of 59,000 objects. It offers the next generation GOTO technology from iOptron. The Go2NovaTM Hand Controller is intuitive with a large LCD screen, with which you can easily set up your telescope and select where you want to navigate.

The Pro also features: metal gear, guiding port, and a polar scope

SmartEQTM Pro is universally compatible with any tubes using a Vixen-style dovetail connection, making it useful for beginners as well as hobbyists with multiple tubes.

The Optics
The William Optics Z71

Lens Design

  • ED glass (Japanese imported Ohara glass) doublet air-spaced, in CNC machined ultra-high precision lens cell.
  • Each lens is Fully Multi-Coated with a special super-high transmission coating (STM Coating) on all surfaces.

    Low C.A.

  • Fully baffled to block all extraneous off-axis light rays and prevent glancing reflections, increasing overall contrast.
  • 71 mm clear aperture and F/5.9 focal ratio.
  • Price :  $928.00

    SmartEQ Pro Z71 
    #  #3200-Z71

      The SmartEQ Pro Mount

      • Specialized Grab N’ Go mount ideal for visual observer and wide field astro-photographer
      • Portable, compact, and sturdy German equatorial mount that is easy to travel with
      • Payload: 11 lb (5 kg) (excluding counterweight)
      • Mount weight: 6.2 lb (2.8 kg)
      • Dual-axis servomotor with optical encoder
      • Drive motor with 9-speed setting for precise tracking
      • Resolution: 0.5 arc second
      • Go2NovaTM 8408 controller with Advanced GOTONOVA® GoTo Technology
      • Over 59,000 celestial objects for easy surfing
      • Low power consumption (8 AA batteries for 16 hours consecutive tracking)
      • Vixen-type dovetail saddle
      • 2 lb. counterweight included
      • 3/8" threads to fit on camera mount
      • Standard 1.25 inch heavy-duty stainless steel tripod
      • Metal worm & gears
      • Guiding Port
      • Polar Scope included!

      The Z71 Optics
      Aperture 71mm
      Focal Ratio F/5.9
      Focal Length 418 mm
      Objective Type ED Doublet, Air Spaced,
      Fully Multi-Coated, SMC coating.
      Resolving Power 1.58"
      Limiting Magnitude 11
      Lens Shade Retractable
      Focuser 50.8mm(2") Rack & Pinion Focuser
      with 1:10 Dual Speed microfocuser
      80 mm (3.2")Focuser Travel Length
      360° Rotatable Design
      1.25" Adapter Brass Compression Rings
      L-type Mount

      Integrated L Bracket (fits SmartEQ mount)

      Field Stops Baffles
      Tube Diameter 93 mm (3.66")
      Tube Length 310 mm Fully Retracted
      355 mm Fully Extended
      Tube Weight 6 lbs. (2.7 kg)

    Price :  $928.00

    SmartEQ Pro Z71 
    #  #3200-Z71
    Price :  $928.00

    SmartEQ Pro Z71 
    #  #3200-Z71
    Price :  $928.00

    SmartEQ Pro Z71 
    #  #3200-Z71
    Price :  $928.00