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iEQ30 GEM 
# 3000

Introducing the iEQ30!--- the next in the iEQ Series of high-performance, portable equatorial mounts.

The iEQ30 offers the next generation GoTo technology from iOptron®. It come standard with a calibrated dark field illumination polar scope, built-in GPS, and sturdy 1.5 -inch stainless steel tripod legsPlus, it offers premium performance in an easy-to-transport package. Priced affordably – the iEQ30 is definitely worth its weight in gold.

Price :  $1,299.00
 

iEQ30 GEM 
# 3000
    • Specialized astrophotography mount ideal for entry-level and intermediate astrophotographers
    • Payload: 31 lbs (14kg)
    • Mount weight: 15 lbs | Tripod weight: 10.6 lbs
    • Portable, compact, and sturdy German equatorial mount with the highest Payload/Mount ratio (2.0) in the category
    • ST-4 autoguiding port capable of reverse guiding with autoprotection
    • Permanant periodic error correction (PEC)
    • Ultra-accurate tracking with temperature compensated crystal oscillator (TCXO)
    • Calibrated polar scope with dark-field illumination and easy polar alignment procedure, allowing for fast and accurate polar alignment
      Built-in 32-channel GPS
    • #8407 controller with Advanced GoToNOVA® technology
    • Resolution: 0.1 arc second
      Controller includes heating mechanism for working at low temperatures down to -20oC
    • RS232 port for ASCOM control
    • Includes Vixen-style mounting saddle.
    • Heavy-duty stainless steel tripod legs
    • Optional pier and hard case.
    Accessories include: counterweight, extension bar, AC adaptor, 12V DC car plug adaptor, and RS232 cable


    Technical Specifications

    Mount

    German Equatorial Mount

    Payload

    31 lbs (14kg), excluding counterweight

    Mount Weight

    15 lbs (6.8kg)

    Mount Dimensions

    10 ¾ x 4 ¼ x 12 inches

    Tripod Weight

    10.6 lbs

    Tripod Dimensions

    Height (fully extended) 44 inches

    Payload/Mount Weight Ratio

    2

    Right Ascension Worm Wheel

    Ø108mm, 180 teeth

    Declination Worm Wheel

    Ø87mm, 144 teeth

    Right Ascension Axis

    Ø40mm

    Declination Axis

    Ø30mm

    Motor Drive

    Precision DC servo with encoder

    Resolution

    0.11 arc seconds

    Transmission

    Synchronous belt/Gear

    Latitude Adjustment Range

    0º ~ 65º

    Azimuth Adjustment Range

    ± 6º

    GPS

    Internal 32-channel GPS

    Polar Scope

    Yes. AccuAligningTM Polar Scope with dark field illumination

    Level Indicator

    Yes

    Hand Controller

    Go2NovaTM 8407 with 358,000 objects database

    PEC

    Permanent PEC

    Tracking

    Automatic

    Speed

    1×,2×,8×,16×,64×,128×,256×,512×,MAX(~4º/sec)

    Counterweight Bar

    Ø20mmX250mm, Ø20mmX185mm

    Counterweight

    10 lbs (4.5kg)

    Tripod

    1.5” Stainless Steel (10.6lb or 4.8kg)

    Dovetail

    3.5" VIXEN

    Power Consumption

    0.25A(Tracking), 0.6A(GOTO)

    Power Requirement

    12V DC(11 ~ 15V), 2Amp

    AC Adapter

    100V ~ 240V (included)

    Serial port

    Yes (on hand controller)

    RS232 port

    Yes (on mount)

    Autoguide port

    Yes (ST-4 compatible)

    Firmware Upgrade

    Yes

     

 
Price :  $1,299.00

iEQ30 GEM 
# 3000
Mount : German Equatorial Mount
Payload : 31 lbs (14kg), excluding counterweight
Mount Weight : 15 lbs (6.8kg)
Payload/Mount Weight : 2.0
Right Ascension Worm Wheel : Ø108mm, 180 teeth
Declination Worm Wheel : Ø87mm, 144 teeth
Right Ascension Axis : Ø40mm
Declination Axis : Ø30mm
Motor Drive : Precision DC servo with encoder
Resolution : 0.11 arc seconds
Transmission : Synchronous belt/Gear
Latitude Adjustment Range : 0º ~ 65º
Azimuth Adjustment Range : ± 6º
GPS : Internal 32-channel GPS
Polar Scope : Yes. AccuAligningTM Polar Scope with dark field illumination
Level Indicator : Yes
Hand Controller : Go2NovaTM 8407 with 358,000 objects database
PEC : Permanent PEC
Tracking : Automatic
Speed : 1×,2×,8×,16×,64×,128×,256×,512×,MAX(~4º/sec)
Counterweight Bar : Ø20mmX250mm, Ø20mmX185mm
Counterweight : 10 lbs (4.5kg)
Tripod : 1.5” Stainless Steel (10.6lb or 4.8kg)
Dovetail : 3.5" VIXEN
Power Consumption : 0.25A(Tracking), 0.6A(GOTO)
Power Requirement : 12V DC(11 ~ 15V), 2Amp
AC Adapter : 100V ~ 240V (included)
Serial port : Yes (on hand controller)
RS232 port : Yes (on mount)
Autoguide port : Yes (ST-4 compatible)
Firmware Upgrade : Yes
PC Computer Control : Yes (ASCOM)
Working Temperature : -10ºC ~ 40ºC
Warranty : Two year limited
 
Price :  $1,299.00

iEQ30 GEM 
# 3000
 
Price :  $1,299.00

iEQ30 GEM 
# 3000
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Price :  $1,299.00