If you have a telescope, you need a mount! Mounts serve the important job of supporting your telescope and come in three basic varieties: EQ or German Equatorial, Alt-Az or AZ or Alt Azimuth and finally piers which are available in both permanent or portable styles. From there you can choose whether a you need a manually operated mount, a motorized mount or a Go To computerized mount and how much load capacity you need. Each have their advantages. Need help making the right choice? Telescopes.net has the knowledgeable staff to help you find the perfect mount for your astronomy or photographic equipment.
Home and PEC SensorThe home sensor provides a repeatable alt-azimuth zero position for remote operation. When the mount is powered up, the motor control searches for the leading edge (zero point) of the homing masks ... Learn More
TeleVue SCT Accessory Bracket SAB-1001 allows you to mount a TeleVue-60 telescope or a Televue Starbeam to an SCT telescope. Tele Vue Starbeam requires TeleVue Starbeam Bar for SCT Bracket SBB-1002 as well ... Learn More
V-shaped tripod adapter for Takahashi Teegul Sky Patrol II equatorial mount; an aluminum "wedge" fixed at a 45º angle, used for setting the elevation angle of the polar axis. Adapter is threaded to attach to standard camera tripod with 1/4"-20 screws.
Risers attach to the base of a focuser to 'lift' the entire focuser. Unless otherwise noted, the end of the riser which attaches to the OTA will be the same thread and diameter as the original focuser body.