The very sturdy EQ5 Equatorial mount provides excellent precision and stability and a host of other useful features for the serious astronomer.
The mount rests firmly on a large, adjustable stainless steel pipe tripod with an accessory tray. Supplied complete with a bubble level, latitude adjuster with micrometre scale and an azimuth polar-alignment adjuster.
It also features engraved aluminium setting circles and manual slow motion tracking controls.
An optional polarscope is available for aiding in polar alignment. Optional single-axis and dual-axis D.C. motor drives can be installed for auto-tracking purposes.