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Sky-Watcher - EQ3 Pro Mount

Sky-Watcher - EQ3 Pro Mount

- Payload capacity of 5.5 Kg
- Slewing speed up to 3.4°/sec (800X)
- Positioning Accuracy up to 1 arc minute
- Stepper motors with 1.8° step angle and 32 micro steps driven
- Guiding speed selectable from 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X, or 1X
- Object database containing complete Messier, NGC, and IC catalogues
5 Years Genuine Warranty with Sky Watcher Australia

$1,244.00 Incl. GST
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Description

Details

  • Payload capacity of 5.5 Kg
  • Slewing speed up to 3.4°/sec (800X)
  • Positioning Accuracy up to 1 arc minute
  • Stepper motors with 1.8° step angle and 32 micro steps driven
  • Guiding speed selectable from 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X, or 1X
  • Object database containing complete Messier, NGC, and IC catalogues
  • Periodic Error Correction
  • PC compatibility
  • Upgradeable hand control via internet download
  • 5 Years Genuine Warranty with Sky Watcher Australia

The EQ3 Pro mounts utilize the same Go-To system found in the HEQ5 and EQ6 Pros but it has a more convenient computerized system in a compact and lightweight package. It boasts with loads of features such as positioning accuracy up to 1 arc minute and slewing speed up to 3.4°/sec (800X).  The Stepper motors with 1.8° step angle and 32 micro steps driven is capable to point the telescope at a specific object or even tour the skies with just a touch of a button or by the guiding speed selectable from 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X, or 1X. EQ3 has an object database containing complete Messier, NGC, and IC catalogues where you can study your favourite nebular entity in just a snap. This telescope is PC compatible and has an upgradeable hand control via internet download. The compact body of this telescope is capable of supporting a payload capacity of 5.5kg


Product Features in Detail

Convenient computerized system
Sky-Watcher offers simple solutions for users who would like to attach their smaller telescope to a convenient computerized system but do not wish to deal with the weight of the HEQ5 or EQ6 mount. The EQ3 Pro mounts use the same Go-To system found in the HEQ5 and EQ6 Pros-- SynScan.

Point the telescope at a specific object
It allows you to point the telescope at a specific object or even tour the skies at the touch of a button.

Enjoy astronomy with minimal setup time
The EQ3 SynScan mounts are the perfect instrument for novice visual observers to enjoy astronomy with minimal setup time and in-depth knowledge of the night sky.

For novice users
For novice users, the user-friendly menu allows automatic slewing to 42,900+ objects. 


Included in the Box

     Sky-Watcher EQ3 Pro Mount
     5 Years Genuine Warranty with Sky Watcher Australia


Warranty Information

     This Sky-Watcher EQ3 Pro Mount comes with 5 Years Genuine Warranty with Sky Watcher Australia.
     Our products are sourced from authorised Australian suppliers and therefore come with genuine Australian warranty.
     Camera Warehouse does not participate in 'Grey Market' or 'Parallel Import' activities.

Specification
Mount Type German Equatorial Mount
Counter Weight 3.42 +1.8 kgs
Accessory Tray Large wall-to-wall
Motor Drive 1.8 degree stepper motors
GoTo SynScan Hand Control
Tripod Height 85-121cm
Tripod Weight 5.6 kg, 1.75" steel tripod
Shipping Weight 28 kg
Shipping Carton Dimensions 97x44x29cms
Payload Capacity 5.5 kg
Slewing Speed up to 3.4°/sec (800X)
Guiding Speed from 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X, or 1X
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Sky-Watcher - EQ3 Pro Mount

Sky-Watcher - EQ3 Pro Mount

$1,244.00 Incl. GST