Equatorial mount AZ-EQ6 SynScan GPS

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Equatorial mount AZ-EQ6 SynScan GPS

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2'189.0 CHF tax incl.

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Hauteur 40
Largeur 55
Profondeur 55
Poids 25
Compositions Monture équatoriale

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  • Products Features
  • The Sky-Watcher AZ-EQ6 SynScan gives optimal stability and pointing accuracy for a wide variety of heavy professional photo and video equipments. It is a hybrid mount with alt-azimuth capability for general use, and equatorial capability for astrophotography use. Supplied with a SynScan handset with dual AZ/EQ firmware, it can automatically find and track 42,900+ celestrial objects from its database. 
    AZ-EQ6 SynScan is capable of carrying heavy-duty photographic equipments for professional shooting and video recording. It is a very efficient transportable mount weighing only 15 kg, for a load capacity of 20 kg (counterweight excluded).


     Freedom Find™ - tracking made easy!


    With the patented Freedom Find (dual-encoder) technology which allows the telescope to be moved manually or electronically in either axis without losing its alignment or positional information. After moving to a new object the telescope will automatically begin to track the new object accurately. No re-setup is required in one observing session.



    New Features:
    ♦ German Equatorial / Alt-Az dual mode
    ♦ Permanent periodic error correction(PPEC). PPEC can be trained with Autoguider or PC.
    ♦ Belt drive - Super smooth PE curve. Low backlash, silent slewing. ♦ Shutter release control for batch exposures of astrophotography. ♦ Motor controller with high torque and accuracy. ♦ Include two dual-fit (45mm/75mm) saddle for mounting two telescopes. ♦ Improved reliable power supply outlet. ♦ New motor controller with higher torque and accuracy. ♦ Polar-alignment with polar-scope. ♦Primary axis encoder tracks the mount's position. Users can push the mount at any time without worrying about losing the mount's alignment.

    Two Dual-fit Saddles Driving Resolution: Approximately 0.14 arc seconds DSLR Electronic Shutter Release Port : Yes Autoguider Port: Yes PEC control in EQ mode Polar Alignment : via supplied polar scope Alignment methods: 1, 2, or 3 star alignment (EQ) / brightest star or 2 star alignment (AZ)    Telescope Connection: 2 x dual-fit saddle plates supplied accepting 45mm & 75mm dovetail bars RA/DEC Worm Gears: D=92.5mm, 180 teeth, brass RA/DEC Axes: D=40mm, steel Latitude Adjustment Range: 10o to 70o, 90o Azimuth Adjustment Range: About ± 9o"Special Applications of EQ6 and AZEQ6 Pro mounts:




    Special Applications of EQ6 and AZEQ6 Pro mounts:


    Our equatorial or alt-azimuth GOTO mounts are not just for telescopes; some of our customers also use EQ6 or AZEQ6 Pro mount to work as a 2-axis precise positioning or rotation test platform with its heavier payload capacity and to be controlled by a computer to simulate in variety testing or measurement conditions, such as the applications of device test platform for Measurement While Drilling (MWD) in oilfield drilling industry etc.   "


  • Specifications
  • Mount TypeEQ/Alt-AZ Dual Mode
  • Counter Weight2x 5 kg
  • Accessory TrayLarge wall to wall
  • Motor Drive1.8 Hybrid Stepper Motor
  • GoToSynScan Hand Control
  • Tripod Height127 cm ( 50")
  • Tripod Weight7.5 kg, 2" steel tripod
  • Shipping Weight21kg + 20 kg
  • Shipping Cartondimensions118x28x29cm3; 53x52x32 cm3
  • Power SupplyDC11~16V 4A
  • Payload Capacity 20 kg (counterweight excluded)
  • Tracking ModesAlt-azimuth / Equatorial mode
  • Tracking RatesSidereal / Solar / Lunar rate
  • Slewing Speedup to 4.2/sec (800x)
  • Guiding Speedfrom 0.125x, 0.25x, 0.5x, 0.75x, 1x