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SmartEQ Pro



 
Price: $499.00

Product Code: 3200
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Born out of the popular iOptron CubeTM and iEQTM mounts, 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.

The SmartEQTM Pro is a fully computerized mount with a database of 59,000 objects. It offers the next generation GOTO technology from iOptron. The Go2Nova® 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.

Read this SkyTracker Test Report by Dennis Di Cicco of Sky & Telescope magazine.

Two German Equatorials from iOptron.

The 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.
Features
  • 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)
  • Metal wheels and worm shafts
  • 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)
  • Retractable counterweight shaft
  • ST-4 compatible Guiding Port
  • AccuAlignTM dark field illuminated polar scope
  • Serial port for firmware upgrade and computer controller
  • Tracking without hand controller connected
  • Vixen-type dovetail saddle
  • 3/8" threads to fit on camera mount
  • Standard 1.25 inch heavy-duty stainless steel tripod (5.9lbs)

PACKAGE CONTENTS
  • SmartEQ Pro Telescope Mount
  • Go2Nova® 8408 Hand Controller
  • 1.25-inch tripod with accessory tray
  • One 2 lbs (0.9 kg) counterweight
  • One hand controller cable
  • AccuAlignTM polar scope installed
  • One year limited warranty

Accessories
12V Car Charger
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RS232-RJ9 serial cable
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AC Adaptor, 1.5A
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Carry Bag for 1.5-inch Tripod
Price: $39.00

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