Sky-Watcher - EQ6 Equatorial GoTo Mount

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The Sky-Watcher SynScan have all the needs for astrophotography built in mind, including high precision tracking and autoguider ports.

SKU: SKW-S30100
Manufactured by:
Sky-Watcher USA
 

Product Description

SKY-WATCHER - EQ6 Pro GOTO Mount -  S30100

Sky-Watcher SynScan mounts have been designed for use by novices and experts alike. These mounts provide extremely high precision tracking and have built in autoguider ports. Even the most demanding experts will be impressed by the capability of these mounts for astrophotography. For novices the user-friendly menu allows automatic slewing to 42,900+ objects. Even an inexperienced astronomer can master its variety of features in a few observing sessions. The SynScan Hand Control also has the ability to connect to a computer via a RS-232 cable. Once the connection has been established between the computer and SynScan Hand Control, many commercially available planetarium software programs can be used to control the EQ6 Pro mounts.

FEATURES
• Positioning Accuracy up to 1 arc minute. Accuracy enhanced bysoftware collimation error (mount mechanical error) compensation.
• Stepper motors with 1.8° step angle and 64 micro steps driven.
• Slewing speed up to 3.4°/sec (800X).
• Auto Guider Interface for astrophotography.
• Guiding speed selectable from 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X or 1X.
• Object database containing complete Messier, NGC and IC catalogs.
• Minimal vibration for steady long-exposure photography.
• Periodic Error Correction.
• PC compatibility.
• Upgradeable hand control via internet download.

 

 

 

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Specifications

Name Sky-Watcher - EQ6 Equatorial GoTo Mount
Manufacturer Sky-Watcher USA
Model SKW-S30100
In The Box Equatorial GoTo Mount SynScan hand controller with 42,000 object database Illuminated built-in polar scope Steel Tripod DC Power Cord
Motor Drive Stepper motors with 1.8° step angle and 64 micro steps driven
Pointing accuracy 1 arc minute
Speed 3.4°/sec (800X) slewing speed

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In the Box

Equatorial GoTo Mount
SynScan hand controller with 42,000 object database
Illuminated built-in polar scope
Steel Tripod
DC Power Cord

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