Portable Alt-Azimuth mount 5kg load rated mount with steel tube tripod legs for astro or terrestrial use
This nice AZ5 heavy duty Alt-Azimuth mount from Sky-Watcher offers the flexibility of looking skyward with ease as well as terrestrial (land-based) subjects. With a base load baring capacity of up to 5Kg, the head can be fitted to "optional" heavy duty tripod thus increasing the rated load baring up to 9kgs.
Portable tripod (3/8” screw connection),
Extension pier (length 216mm),
Micrometric Adjustment Knob (classic long one).
Hex keys for changing the mount angle and the micrometric adjustment knobs,
Altitude range between +90° and -50° (OTA depended),
5 kg payload,
Built-it micrometric adjustment knobs (Short),
Ideal for land and nature viewing,
Vixen style bar compatible
Compatible with standard tripods equipped with 3/8” screw,
Adjustable tripod (height between 640mm and 1125mm),
Mount Head Weight: 2.26 kg.
V Style Bar Connection
Worm Gear Drive
Rotation Angles: 360° AZ,
-50° ~ 90° ALT
Features sturdy steel tube tripod and slow motion controls.