EQ5 German Equatorial Mount and stainless steel tube leg tripod
Sky-Watcher / Saxon EQ3 German Equatorial.
The EQ5 provides the precision and stability needed for serious observing. With single or double axis motor drive attached, it becomes the perfect instrument for deep-sky photography. Standard features of the EQ5 include a built-in holder for polar scope, a latitude adjuster with micrometer scale, an azimuth polar-alignment adjuster, aluminium setting circles, large manual slow-motion tracking controls, and a bubble level.
Mount Type: German Equatorial
Slow-motion Control:R.A. & DEC.
Motor Drive (Optional):Fixed rate single axis,Single axis with hand controller
Accessory Tray:Large wall-to-wall
Tripod:Stainless Steel Tube legs
Counterweights (2 x 5Kg)
Weight (approx) 19kg with counterweights fitted
Can be fitted with optional polar axis scope and RA / DEC tracking and / or GoTo motors