Product Code: 1557855

Sky-Watcher SynScan AZ GOTO Mount and tripod

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The exciting new Sky-Watcher SynScan Alt-Azimuth Go-To Mount is a precision engineered instrument that will allow you to easily find and enjoy viewing night sky treasures, such as Planets, Nebulae, Star Clusters, Galaxies and much more. The SynScan AZ hand control allows you point your telescope at a specific object, or even tour the night sky at the touch of a button. The user-friendly menu system allows automatic slewing to over 42,900+ objects. Even an inexperienced astronomer can master its variety of features in a few observing sessions. Telescope OTA's attach via a standard Sky-Watcher/Vixen dovetail bar fitting. Lightweight and portable.

Sky-Watcher SynScan AZ GOTO Mount and tripod:

Maximum recommended OTA examples: Startravel-102, Explorer-130P, Skymax-127

Main Features:

  • SynScan Database: Total 42,900+ Objects, including Complete M, NGC, IC & SAO Catalogues
  • Alignment Method: Two-star or Brightest star alignment
  • Pointing Accuracy Enhancement (PAE) feature
  • Unknown Object Indentification feature
  • Pointing Accuracy up to 10 arc min
  • Tracking Rates: Sidereal, Lunar, Solar
  • Slewing Speeds: 1.0x, 2.0x, 16x, 32x, 64x, 128x, 400x, 500x, 600x, 800x
  • Tracking Mode: Dual Axis Tracking
  • Quiet Operation
  • Motor Type & Resolution: DC Servo Motors. Resolution 0.8923 arc sec or 1,452,425 steps/rev
  • PC Compatible: can be used with popular Planetarium Software.
  • SynScan Handset Firmware upgradeable via the Internet
  • Power Requirement: 12v DC Power Supply (Tip Positive) or AA Batteries (not supplied). Sky-Watcher 7Ah or 17Ah Power Tank Recommended.
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Product Specification

Motor Drive DC Servo Motors
Mount Type Computerised Go To
Optical Tube Connection Sky-Watcher dovetail saddle plates (not supplied)
Power Supply 12v DC Power Supply (Tip Positive) or AA Batteries (not supplied). Sky-Watcher 7Ah or 17Ah Power Tank Recommended
Tripod Type 1.75 Inch Steel Tripod
Tracking Sidereal, Lunar, Solar
Manufacturer Link Sky-Watcher
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