Mount Skywatcher AZ-EQ5GT

What's really interesting: the SkyWatcher presents AZ-EQ5GT, the little sister of AZ-EQ6

The new computerized frame EQ5 SynScan AZ-GT offers itself as a reliable and accurate tools to support weight and size medium.

The system allows Dual Encoder manual handling without losing the alignment and the permanent periodic error correction maximizes tracking precision for astrophotography.

You can use the AZ-EQ5 altazimuth version, altazimuth or Equatorial with two instruments in parallel.

Maximum flow 15 Kg.


Technical characteristics:

  • Type: Montatura Equatoriale / GoTo altazimuth
  • Engine speed: from 0 to 800 x 25 x
  • Speed chase: Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
  • Keypad: Synscan Version 4
  • Database: 42.000 items. Messier Catalogue, NGC, IC, SAO, Caldwell, Double Stars, Variables, Stars with proper noun, Planets. Registration of user objects.
  • Maximum flow: 15 Kg
  • Total weight: 14 Kg (excluded counterweights)
  • Latitude Adjustment: From 0 to 90
  • Azimuth Adjustment: +/- 15
  • Tracking speed: 4.2/sec
  • AutoGuide speed: 0.125x, 0.25x, 0.5x, 0.75x, 1x
  • PEC: Permanent Periodic Error Correction
  • Pointing Accuracy: Up to 5 arcmin
  • Counterweights: 2 x 3.5 Kg
  • Total Weight: About 14 Kg (excluded counterweights)
  • Power Supply: 11-16V DC, 3Ah


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