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Skywatcher AZ-EQ5 Pro GoTo Telescope Mount

RM 5,850.00 RM 6,499.00


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Skywatcher AZ-EQ5 PRO GoTo Mount

Sky Watcher AZ-EQ5 Pro Is Essentially Smaller, Lighter Version Of Highly Successful AZ EQ6-GT. In EQ Mode, AZ-EQ5 Pro Is Designed For Either Visual Use Or Astro-Imaging. In AZ mode, It Is Primarily Intended For Visual Use And In This Mode Two Telescopes Can Be Mounted Simultaneously In Parallel

Latest Technology Allow Maximum 15Kg Payload With Only 13.8Kg Total System Weight (Mount Only 7.7Kg). Ultra Light Weight System Allow Portability To Travel For Astroimaging. New Belt Driven System Gives Minimum Backlash And Extreme Low Periodic Error 

Patented Skywatcher Dual-Encoder 'Freedom Find' technology Allows The Telescope To Be Moved Manually In Either Axis Without The Mount Losing Its Positional Information. This Gives The User Freedom, Convenience And Flexibility During Observational Sessions

Modern Designed Mount - For Both Visual And Imaging. USB Interface. Belt Driven System. 0-90 Degree Latitude With No Modification. Ultra Light Weight. High Payload Support. PPEC Support. 42,900 Object Database. 

 

 

Features 

Belt Driven System

Features Hybrid Belt Driven System. Belt Driven System Found In More Advance Imaging Mount. Skywatcher Incoperates Premium Mount Drive System Ensuring Smooth Low Periodic Error Plus Ultra Low Backlash. High Quality Worm Gear And Worm Wheel Ensure Improved Tracking Accuracy

 

Dual Axis Function

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Feature Dual Axis Operation, User Can Choose Single Equatorial Mode For Imaging Or Dual OTA Alt-Az Mode For Visual. High Precision Microstepper Motor, Providing High Resolution And Tracking Accuracy

 

Adjustable Half Pier Tripod

Comes Standard With Mini Pier Tripod To Provide Stability And Sturdy Platform For Imaging Yet Portability. Tripod Relatively Light Weight For Trans-portability. Mini Pier Design Allow Zero Latitude Without Issue - Can Be Used In Singapore/Malaysia/Brunei With No Modifications. Foldable To Half It's Length

 

Computerized Go-To System With Freedom Finder Technology

Skywatcher AZ-EQ5 Pro Mount Feature Go-To Technology. Built-In Internal Computerized System With 42,900+ Object Database, Which Is Fully Upgradable For Future Database Expansion. The Controller Controls The Precise Dual Axis Servo Motor Allowing Accurate Go-To And Tracking. Features USB Connectivity Plus Permanent Periodic Error Correction (PPEC). The AZ EQ5-GT Has Freedom Finder Dual Encoder System. This Allow The Scope To Be Manually Moved By Unlocking The Clutch Yet Retain It's Position Data. Alignment Will Never Be Lost. Support EQMOD 3rd Party Software

 

Specifications

  • Positioning Accuracy 1 arc minute
  • Payload Capacity : 15Kg (Visual) 11Kg (Imaging)
  • Belt Driven System With Worm Gear And Worm Wheel
  • Native Periodic Error Of +/-5 Arc Second Before PPEC
  • Slewing speed up to 4.2°/sec (1200X).
  • Auto Guider Interface for astro-photography.
  • USB Interface Support
  • 2 Camera Snap Controller Port
  • Freedom Finder Dual Encoder Technology Built In
  • Guiding speed selectable from 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X, or 1X.
  • Object database containing complete Messier, NGC, and IC catalogues.
  • Minimal vibration for steady long-exposure photography.
  • Permanent Periodic Error Correction (PPEC).
  • PC compatibility.
  • Brighest Star, 3 Star & Daytime Alignment Method
  • All Star Polar Alignment For Computer Assisted Drift Alignment Built In
  • Upgradeable hand control via internet download
  • Tripod: Stainless Steel Legs
  • Mount Weight (without counterweight): 7.7Kgs
  • Total System Weight (Excludes Counterweight) : 13.8Kg
  • 0-90 Degree Latitude Operation Without Modification Or Additional Items
  • Motor Type: Microstep driven 1.8 degree stepper motors
  • Power Supply: 12V DC 3.5Amp (Tip positive) Minimum

 

Included Items

  • Skywatcher AZ-EQ5 Pro Mount
  • 1.75'' Stainless Steel Mini Pier Tripod
  • 2x 3.5 Kg Counterweight
  • Skywatcher Synscan Controller (V5)
  • Counterweight Extension Rod
  • User Manual
  • Canon Shutter Release Cable 
  • USB Support 
  • Cigar Port Power Cable
  • Additional Dovetail Plate Clamp For Dual Mode
  • Tool Kits
  • Cable Organizing Tool


AZ EQ5 Mount Will Be Tuned Up For Lower Backlash And Testing Running Will Be Done For Continous Tracking Prior Delivery. Test Include Stabiliyt, USB Connect Interface And Computer Interface. Covered By 3 Years Warranty For Manufacturing Defects

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