RainbowAstro - RST135 Weightless Dual Equatorial Alt-Az Mount

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  • The Rainbow Astro RST135 is highly compact dual EQ AZ mount designed for travel astrophotography. 

  • Able to carry up to 30 pounds without a counterweight shaft or weights.  Can carry up to 40 pounds with an optional weight system. 

  • Weighs just 7.3 pounds. 

  • Uses strain wave gears and specialized motors for zero backlash and a high degree of accuracy. 

SKU: RAI-MNT000700
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Manufacturer RainbowAstro
 

Product Description

RainbowAstro - RST135 Weightless Dual Equatorial Alt-Az Mount

The Rainbow Astro RST-135 mount utilizes robotics technology that has been widely used in precision industrial robotics applications, strain wave gears provide zero backlash and a high degree of pointing and tracking accuracy.  This unique mount has the ability to function as either an EQ or AZ mount and can carry up to 30 pounds without the use of a counterweight shaft or weights.  Weighing just 7.3 pounds and ultra-compact, the RST135 is highly portable and is a perfect option for travel astrophotography.   Smart features like built in Wi-Fi, a homing sensor and GPS allow for remote control and guiding of the mount.   Built from solid block CNC construction, the Rainbow Astro RST135 is solid with smooth operation for reliable performance.

RST135 Specifications and Features: 

    • Type of GearStrain Wave Gear
    • Payload13.5kg (30lbs) - No need counterweight
    •  18kg (40lbs) – Use counterweight
    • Slew Speed6º / Second
    • Latitude Range0º to 90º
    • Power Input12 to 16V DC

    • Power Consumption0.2A - Tracking, 16V
    •  3A - Slewing, 16V
    • Weight3.3kg (7.3lbs)
    • Size(mm)130 x 120 x 190
    • MaterialsAL 6061, Steel, Brass

    • ASCOMSupport ASCOM Driver
    • Hand ControllerIncluded
    • Additional FunctionBuilt-in WiFi
    •  Built-in GPS Receiver
    •  Built-in Home Sensor

Specifications

Name RainbowAstro - RST135 Weightless Dual Equatorial Alt-Az Mount
Manufacturer RainbowAstro
Model RAI-MNT000700
In The Box RST 135 Mount Head Hand Controller Photo Tripod Adapter Polemaster Adapter Soft Case

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RST 135 Mount Head
Hand Controller
Photo Tripod Adapter
Polemaster Adapter
Soft Case

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