Altaz Mounts

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  1. Losmandy - AZ8 Dual Saddle ALT-AZ Mount with Tripod

    $800.00
    SKU: LOS-AZ8

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    The Losmandy AZ8 is a dual saddle Alt-Azimuth mount with a tripod. Exacting engineering for lasting performance, the AZ8 is constructed of black anodized aluminum with all stainless steel hardware. Features like 360 degree slow motion control, precision brass worm gears and a variable slip clutch make the Losmandy AZ8 a stand out choice for a portable, manually controlled Alt-Azimuth mount.
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  2. iOptron - MiniTower II Mount - No Tripod or Counterweights

    $699.00
    SKU: IOP-8300-2GWT

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    The iOptron MiniTower II Mount utilizes the SmartStar Goto Technology with advanced encoders and firmware.

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  3. Losmandy - AZ8 Dual Saddle ALT-AZ Mount No Tripod

    $700.00
    SKU: LOS-AZ8-LT

    Wait Time is 3-5 Days

    The Losmandy AZ8 is a dual saddle Alt-Azimuth mount. The LT version does not include a tripod. Exacting engineering for lasting performance, the AZ8 is constructed of black anodized aluminum with all stainless steel hardware. Features like 360 degree slow motion control, precision brass worm gears and a variable slip clutch make the Losmandy AZ8 a stand out choice for a portable, manually controlled Alt-Azimuth mount.
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Altaz mounts move corresponding to altitude (up-and-down) and azimuth (side-to-side). Altaz mounts are great because they tend to be lightweight and easier to assemble and setup, but they aren't recommended for astrophotography (use German Equatorial instead) or observing at zenith.