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.
This versatile mounting plate (included with the Paramount ME) has a built-in female dove tail, and preset mounting holes to accept virtually any optical tube assembly mounting configuration. ... Learn More
This precision-machined aluminum knob is included with the Paramount ME and Paramount MX and attaches to the end of the counterweight shaft to prevent counterweights from accidentally sliding off. ... Learn More
The Paramount ME/MX Portable Power Supply is the solution to your "on the go" power needs. This product can power your Paramount ME or Paramount MX for several nights on a single charge. ... Learn More
The Software Bisque Permanent Pier is available in heights ranging from 12 in (30.5 cm) to 48 in (122 cm). All Software Bisque permanent piers shipped after January 1, 2011 can accept either the Paramount ME or Paramount MX mounts.
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The Standard Counterweight Shaft that is included with all Paramount MEs. Dimensions: 460 mm (18 in.) long and 38 mm (1.5 in.) in diameter.
This length shaft holds up to six (6) 9 kg (20 lb.) counterweights. ... Learn More