iOptron iEQ30 PRO Equatorial Mount

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  • This GoTo equatorial mount has a weight capacity of 30 pounds.
  • Lightweight at only 15 pounds, easy to take whenever you go
  • Includes GoToNova 8407+ controller - finds over 350K objects!
  • Temperature-compensated crystal oscillator provides accurate tracking
  • Built in GPS, PPEC, ST4 guide port, and RS232 for computer control
  • AccuAlign polar scope with dark field illumination
  • Vixen-style saddle plate works with lots of telescope OTA’s
  • Standard model includes tripod with 1.5” stainless steel legs
  • Choose an iEQ30 Pro tripod/pier/case package above
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  • Description

    The iEQ30 Pro GOTO German equatorial mount is one of the next generation premium astro-imaging mounts from iOptron. Based on the success of the iOptron iEQ30 mount, the iEQ30 Pro uses a high resolution, low noise stepper motor to offer better GOTO and tracking accuracy. The iEQ30 Pro Equatorial Mount is made of the highest quality materials to ensure stability and durability. This lightweight (15 pounds) yet sturdy EQ mount has a payload of 30 pounds. It comes standard with a calibrated dark field illumination polar scope and a sturdy stainless steel tripod with 1.5” diameter legs, although you can choose from several alternate mount/tripod package upgrades if you prefer a larger mount base or wish to include a hard case.

    iOptron iEQ30 Pro Equatorial Mount Highlights

    • Specialized astrophotography mount ideal for entry-level and intermediate astrophotographers
    • Portable, compact, and sturdy German equatorial mount
    • Payload capacity is 30 lb.(excluding counterweight)
    • Weighs just 15 lb. (6.8 kg)
    • Ultra-accurate tracking with temperature-compensated crystal oscillator (TCXO)
    • FlexiTouch Gap-free structure for both R.A. and DEC worm gears
    • Resolution is 0.14 arc second
    • Go2Nova® 8407+ controller
    • Permanent periodic error correction (PPEC)
    • Built-in 32-channel Global Positioning System (GPS)
    • Integrated ST-4 compatible autoguiding port
    • AccuAlign G2 polar scope with dark-field illumination and Quick Polar Alignment procedure
    • BrightStar Polar Alignment routine for those who can’t see the Pole Star
    • iOptron port for electronic focuser, laser pointer, planetary dome control
    • RS232 port for computer control via ASCOM platform
    • Heated hand controller for low temperature operation (as low as -20C)
    • 3.5 inch Vixen-type saddle
    • Standard tripod with 1.5” legs included, upgrades available

    Supplier SKU

    3000E - 1.5" tripod
    3000E-HC - 1.5" tripod and case
    3002E - 2" Tripod
    3002E-HC - 2" tripod and case
    3000E-TP - Tri-Pier
    3000E-TP-RC - Tri-Pier and rolling case

    What's Included

    • iOptron iEQ30 Pro Mount
    • Tripod with 1.5” Stainless Steel Legs (standard package)
    • 10 lb. Counterweight
    • 6P6C RJ11 Control Cables (2 ea)
    • Illuminating LED With Cable
    • AC Adapter
    • DC Adapter with Car Lighter Plug
    • 4P4C RJ6 to DB9 RS232 Cable
    • 2 Azimuth Locking Screws
    • Low Latitude Adjustment Knob
    • CW Extension Shaft
    • Quick Start Guide
  • Dimensions & Specifications

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