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  1. Losmandy - GM 8 SLT Equatorial Head, Digital Drive, Weight Shaft and 7Ib. weight

    Losmandy - GM 8 SLT Equatorial Head, Digital Drive, Weight Shaft and 7Ib. weight

    Losmandy - GM 8 SLT Equatorial Head, Digital Drive, Weight Shaft and 7Ib. weight

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    Model#: GM 8 SLT
    $1,295.00

  2. Losmandy - GM 8 GLT Equatorial Head, Gemini Goto, Weight Shaft and 7Ib. Weight

    Losmandy - GM 8 GLT Equatorial Head, Gemini Goto, Weight Shaft and 7Ib. Weight

    Losmandy - GM 8 GLT Equatorial Head, Gemini Goto, Weight Shaft and 7Ib. weight

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    Model#: GM 8 GLT
    $2,295.00

  3. Losmandy - GM 8 S Equatorial Head, Digital Drive, Weight Shaft, LW Tripod and 7Ib. weight

    Losmandy - GM 8 S Equatorial Head, Digital Drive, Weight Shaft, LW Tripod and 7Ib. weight

    Losmandy - GM 8 S Equatorial Head, Digital Drive, Weight Shaft, LW Tripod and 7Ib. weight

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    Model#: GM 8 S
    $1,495.00

  4. Losmandy - GM 8 G Equatorial Head, Gemini Goto, Weight Shaft, LW Tripod and 7Ib. weight

    Losmandy - GM 8 G Equatorial Head, Gemini Goto, Weight Shaft, LW Tripod and 7Ib. weight

    Losmandy - GM 8 G Equatorial Head, Gemini Goto, Weight Shaft, LW Tripod and 7Ib. weight

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    Model#: GM 8 G
    $2,495.00

  5. Losmandy - GM-8 Equatorial Mount with Gemini Servo System

    Losmandy - GM-8 Equatorial Mount with Gemini Servo System

    Losmandy G-8 Equatorial Mount with Gemini Servo SystemNew!  Gemini 2Equatorial Positioning SystemThe latest Gemini has been completely redesigned with a more powerful CPU, more memory and an interactive color touch scree ... Learn More
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    Model#: GM-8 GO-II
    $2,495.00

  6. Losmandy - GM-8 Equatorial Mount with Dual Axis Digital Drive

    Losmandy - GM-8 Equatorial Mount with Dual Axis Digital Drive

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    Model#: GM-8 DUAL AXIS
    $1,495.00

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SPECIFICATION: R.A. / DEC. AXIS * All machined aluminum and stainless steel, black anodized. * All stainless steel hardware. * One 2.100" diameter needle thrust bearing. * One 2.000" diameter needle thrust bearing. * Two 1.500" diameter needle bearings. * 2.812" diameter, 7075 aluminum worm gear, 180 tooth. * Dual supported, ball bearing housed stainless steel worm-heat treated and ground. * Variable slip clutch, both axes. One knob design. * 1.250" diameter aluminum shafts. * Fully locking, unique tangent arm design altitude adjustment, 0-64 degrees, large knob for easy alignment. * Laser engraved latitude scale in 2 degree increments. * Single knob azimuth control, bi-directional +/- 8.5 degrees. * 3.500" diameter laser engraved setting circles 6 minute R.A. / 2 degrees DEC. R.A. circle engraved for Northern and Southern Hemisphere. * Porter slip ring design. * 160 oz/in stepper motor, 1.0 arc sec. step. * Spit Dovetail saddle-plate design. Accepts "D" series dovetail plates. Dovetail plate drops in and locks allowing for interchaning of any tube assembly, reducing the need for DEC weights. * Removable stainless steel weight shaft w/safety knob. * 7 lb counterweight. * 11 lb and 21 lb. extra counterweights available. * Through the axis polar scope, works in Northern and Southern hemisphere. Polar scope optional. * Instrument weight capacity 30 lbs. * Equatorial head weight 21 lbs. TRIPOD: * All machined aluminum, black anodized. * Tripod height, adjustable from 27" - 43" * Fold-up tripod design for easy transporting. * Tripod weight 15 lbs. DUAL-AXIS ELECTRONICS: * Diamond push button pattern. * R.A. and DEC. reversing switches. * Three guiding rates; 30%, 50% and 2x sidereal rate. * Three setting rates; 4x, 8x, 16x sidereal rate and super fast 32x HST (high speed transfer). * Quartz tracking rates: sidereal, solar, lunar, king. * Periodic Error Correction (PEC). * Programmable DEC. Backlash Compensation (TVC). * Control panel dimmer. * Accepts auto-guider systems. * Northern and Southern Hemisphere operation. * 12 volt DC - 500ma power use. * Tiltable control panel for easy access. * Small hand control box for comfortable use. All heights are to top of tripod. Add 9" @ 34 degrees to center of Dec.-R.A. junction. Add 6" from Dec.-R.A. junction to top of saddle.