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  1. Explore Scientific / Losmandy G-11 EQ Mount with Explore Scientific PMC-8 GoTo System

    $3,399.99
    SKU: EXP-ESG11PMC800

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    Explore Scientific has married precision PMC8 stepper motors and upgraded electronics with the Losmandy G11 equatorial mount.  The designer of the G-11 mount and Tripod, Scott Losmandy has built the mount to be compatible with the most popular sized telescopes for dedicated astronomers.  The main materials used are aluminum and stainless steel for extra strength for high payloads. Precision machined and now paired with Explore Scientific's easy to use computer/ tablet control interface, the Explore Scientific Losmandy G11 PMC8 EQ mount is a premium choice for a medium duty equatorial mount for astrophotography and observing.  

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  2. Explore Scientific - Twilight II Heavy-Duty Dual-Head Mount and Tripod

    $479.99
    SKU: EXP-MAZ02P

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    The Twilight II mount is all about more…more weight capacity, more stability, and more telescopes! Yes, you can ride two
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  3. Explore Scientific - TwiLight II Heavy-Duty Altaz Dual-Head Mount with HD Tripod

    $399.99
    SKU: EXP-MAZ0201

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    The Twilight; II Altaz Mount from Explore Scientific can support one or two small or mid-sized telescopes. The dual mount comes with a heavy duty (HD) tripod. Telescopes are not included.

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  4. Explore Scientific - TwiLight I Adjustable Head Mount with Tripod

    $199.99
    SKU: EXP-MAZ0100

    Wait Time is 3-5 Days

    This portable Altaz mount from Explore Scientific is compatible with many types of optical tubes with a maximum 15 pounds payload.

  5. Explore Scientific - FirstLight Twilight Nano Altazimuth Mount with Steel ST1 Tripod

    $79.99
    SKU: EXP-FLTWINANOT100

    Wait Time is 3-5 Days

  6. Explore Scientific - FirstLight EXOS-2GT White Mount with GOTO

    $499.99
    SKU: EXP-FLEXOS2GT

    Wait Time is 3-5 Days

    This German Equatorial mount by Explore Scientific is equipped with motors on both axes, allowing the mount to track astronomical objects accurately. The precision gears allow operation with a minimum of backlash on all nine slewing speeds. A simple 1, 2 or 3 star alignment is necessary to orient the scope for tracking and finding objects. The convenient hand controller has GoTo function controls with 272,994 object database making this affordable mount accurate and reliable.

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  7. Explore Scientific - FirstLight EXOS Nano EQ3 Mount with Steel ST1 Tripod

    $99.99
    SKU: EXP-FLEXOSNANOT100

    Wait Time is 3-5 Days

    The Explore Scientific EQ3 EXOS Nano is a manually controlled equatorial mount with a 15 pound capacity from the FirstLight series. With slow motion control cables and scales for controlled changes in direction you can easily track with this compact, lightweight EQ mount. A fully adjustable stainless steel tripod with legs that adjust from 24-41", includes an accessory tray built to hold 3 1.25" eyepieces.
  8. Explore Scientific - EXOS2-GT Equatorial Mount with PMC-8

    Regular Price: $999.99

    You Pay: $899.95

    SKU: EXP-EXOS2GTPMCT3

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    The Explore Scientific EXOS2-GT gets a boost from precision PMC-8 electronics and updated motor. Featuring the ExploreStars open source GoTo software program, the EXOS2-GT PMC-8 is capable of carrying up to 28 pounds and is a portable, highly accurate equatorial mount.
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  9. Explore Scientific - Accessory Pier Extention for Twilight II Mount

    $109.99
    SKU: EXP-TPE00100

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    TPE001-00 is an extension that brings the mount 9" up from its tripod. This is really necessary for longer refractors (152mm, 127mm and maybe 102mm) but unneeded for the Comet Hunter or 80ED

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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.