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iOptron iEQ30 GoTo German Equatorial Mount

Item# IOPT036
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Introducing the iOptron iEQ30!--- the next in the iEQ Series of high-performance, portable equatorial mounts.

 

The iEQ30 offers the next generation GoTo technology from iOptron. It come standard with a calibrated dark field illumination polar scope, built-in GPS, and sturdy 1.5 -inch stainless steel tripod legs. Plus, it offers premium performance in an easy-to-transport package. Priced affordably – the iEQ30 is definitely worth its weight in gold!

 

  • Specialized astrophotography mount ideal for entry-level and intermediate astrophotographers
  • Payload: 31 lbs (14kg)
  • Mount weight: 15 lbs
  • Portable, compact, and sturdy German equatorial mount with the highest Payload/Mount ratio (2.0) in the category
  • ST-4 autoguiding port capable of reverse guiding with autoprotection
  • Permanant periodic error correction (PEC)
  • Ultra-accurate tracking with temperature compensated crystal oscillator (TCXO)
  • Calibrated polar scope with dark-field illumination and easy polar alignment procedure, allowing for fast and accurate polar alignment
  • Built-in 32-channel GPS
  • #8407 controller with Advanced GoToNOVA® technology
  • Resolution: 0.1 arc second
  • Controller includes heating mechanism for working at low temperatures down to -20oC
  • RS232 port for ASCOM control
  • Includes Vixen-style mounting saddle.
  • Heavy-duty stainless steel tripod legs
  • Accessories include: counterweight, extension bar, AC adaptor, 12V DC car plug adaptor, and RS232 cable

 

 

 

  • Mount : German Equatorial Mount
  • Payload : 31 lbs (14kg), excluding counterweight
  • Mount Weight : 15 lbs (6.8kg)
  • Payload/Mount Weight : 2.0
  • Right Ascension Worm : Ø108mm, 180 teeth
  • Declination Worm : Ø87mm, 144 teeth
  • Right Ascension Axis : Ø40mm
  • Declination Axis : Ø30mm
  • Motor Drive : Precision DC servo with encoder
  • Resolution : 0.11 arc seconds
  • Transmission : Synchronous belt/Gear
  • Latitude Adjustment Range : 0º ~ 65º
  • Azimuth Adjustment Range : ± 6º
  • GPS : Internal 32-channel GPS
  • Polar Scope : Yes. AccuAligningTM Polar Scope with dark field illumination
  • Level Indicator : Yes
  • Hand Controller : Go2NovaTM 8407 with 358,000 objects database
  • PEC : Permanent PEC
  • Tracking : Automatic
  • Speed : 1×,2×,8×,16×,64×,128×,256×,512×,MAX(~4º/sec)
  • Counterweight Bar : Ø20mmX250mm, Ø20mmX185mm
  • Counterweight : 10 lbs (4.5kg)
  • Tripod : 1.5” Stainless Steel (10.6lb or 4.8kg)
  • Dovetail : 3.5" VIXEN
  • Power Consumption : 0.25A(Tracking), 0.6A(GOTO)
  • Power Requirement : 12V DC(11 ~ 15V), 2Amp
  • AC Adapter : 100V ~ 240V (included)
  • Serial port : Yes (on hand controller)
  • RS232 port : Yes (on mount)
  • Autoguide port : Yes (ST-4 compatible)
  • Firmware Upgrade : Yes
  • PC Computer Control : Yes (ASCOM)
  • Working Temperature : -10ºC ~ 40ºC
  • Warranty : Two year limited

Supplier Sku:
3000

Dimensions & Specifications

Type

Equatorial Mounts

Brand

iOptron

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