13 Years of successful business and customer service Note: The shop is open for public from today. Business hours from 9:00AM -6:00PM
 www.microglobe.co.uk 3 Galen Place (off Bury Place)
London WC1A 2JR
United Kingdom Tel: 020 7240 6774
Mon-Sat 9am-6pm
support chat
  • View Basket (0)
  • New Products
  • Specials
  •   
     Advanced Search
    Contact Us | My Account | Home  
    Categories pixel
    pixel
    pixel
    Manufacturers pixel
    pixel
    pixel
    Manufacturers pixel
    pixel
    pixel
    Latest News pixel
    pixel
     News Archive »
    pixel

    Skywatcher EQ8 Pro Synscan Extra Heavy Duty Go-To Equatorial Mount

    See our Skywatcher shop for full range of Skywatcher products.
    pixel
    Manufacturer Code: 20292
     UPC :
    Brand:  Skywatcher
    RRP:  £3,736.23
    Sale Price:  £2,631.15
     Inc VAT 20%
    You Save:  £1,105.08
    Available for delivery within 72 hours

    Skywatcher
    UK Sourced Stock

     

    pixel


    Skywatcher EQ8 Pro Synscan Extra Heavy Duty Go-To Equatorial Mount

    Features - Skywatcher EQ8 Pro Synscan Extra Heavy-Duty Computerized Go-To Equatorial Mount

    Excellent mount for astronomical and celestial observation
    Permanent periodic error correction
    Maximum slewing speed is 3.3° per second
    Ideal to use for clear and detailed astrophotography
    Auxiliary encoders are located on both the R.A. and DEC. axes
    Polar alignment can be done thorough software control or optional polarscope
    Equipped with a SNAP port which can control the shutter release of a camera
    Freedom find technology gives the user enormous freedom, convenience and flexibility during observational sessions
    Celestial object catalogue includes Messier, NGC, IC, SAO, Caldwell, Double-Star, Variable Star, Named Star, and Planets
    Up to 8 groups of ‘exposure times & frame’ combinations can be set on the Synscan handset
    Equipped with two home position sensors, working with the Synscan hand controller, the mount can be placed to the same home position after turning on the power
    Supplied with the Synscan Go-To handset and can automatically find and track over 42,900 celestial objects from its extensive computer database

    Specification - Skywatcher EQ8 Pro Synscan Extra Heavy-Duty Computerized Go-To Equatorial Mount

    Model EQ8 PRO SYNSCAN
    Mount Type German Equatorial Mount
    Azimuth Adjustment Range +/- 10°
    Dioptre Adjustment +/-4°
    Latitude Adjustment Range 10° to 65°
    Hand Controller Synscan
    Object Database 42,900+ Objects
    Maximum Slewing Speed 3.3° per Second
    Power Requirement 11 to 16 Volts DC, 4A
    Motors 0.9° Hybrid Stepper Motor
    Pointing Accuracy Up to 5 arc-minutes (RMS)
    PEC 100 Segments Permanent PEC
    Auto-Guiding Speeds 0.125x, 0.25x, 0.5x, 0.75x & 1x
    Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar and Lunar Rates
    Resolution of Auxiliary Encoders 17624 Counts/Rev, approx 1.2 arc-minutes
    Polar Alignment By software control or optional Polar scope
    Resolution 11136000 Counts/Rev, approx 0.12 Arc-Second
    Transmission 435:1 Worm Drive + 64 Micro-Step/0.9° Stepper Motor
    Celestial Object Catalogue Messier, NGC, IC, SAO, Caldwell, Double-Star, Variable Star, Named Star, Planets
    Counterweight Rod 2.6kg
    Counterweights 2 x 10kg
    Payload Capacity (excl. counterweights) 50kg
    Pier Tripod (Optional) 29.4kg
    Mount Head Weight (Excl. Tripod) 25kg

    Kit Contents:
    Skywatcher EQ8 Pro Synscan Extra Heavy-Duty Computerized Go-To Equatorial Mount
    User Operating Instructions Manual
    Manufacturers Warranty

    For more information about, Skywatcher EQ8 Pro Synscan Extra Heavy Duty Go-To Equatorial Mount website.

     
     
    Skywatcher EQ8 Pro Synscan Extra Heavy Duty Go-To Equatorial Mount

    zoom

    Customer Reviews on Skywatcher EQ8 Pro Synscan Extra Heavy Duty Go-To Equatorial Mount
    £2,631.15

    pixel
    Your Recently Viewed items pixel
    pixel
    arrow  Skywatcher EQ8 Pro Synscan Extra Heavy Duty Go-To Equatorial Mount
    pixel

    This product was added to our catalog on Monday 24 June, 2013.
    Member Login pixel
    pixel
    Your Email

    Password
     
    Create New Account
    Password Forgotten
    pixel
    Find Us pixel
    pixel
    facebook
    twitter
    pixel
    Your Basket pixel
    pixel
    0 items
    pixel
    pixel
    pixel
    Kenro Rio Frame 8x10-Inch - Black
    Kenro Rio Frame 8x10-Inch - Black
    £16.32
    £10.47
    Latest News
    pixel
    pixel
    we accept payment by Paypal checkout
    we accept payment by Amazon checkout

    All Prices Include VAT

    logoTax Free For
    Customers
    Outside The EU
    pixel
    Specials pixel
    pixel
    Sigma Case For 105mm F2.8 MACRO EX DG Lens
    Sigma Case For 105mm F2.8 MACRO EX DG Lens
    £42.30
    £29.05
    pixel
    Notifications pixel
    pixel
    Notify me of updates to Skywatcher EQ8 Pro Synscan Extra Heavy Duty Go-To Equatorial Mount
    pixel
    Tell A Friend pixel
    pixel
     
    Tell someone you know about this product.
    pixel