Whether you’re looking to upgrade from your present mount or are seeking a more robust equatorial system for your new telescope, you can’t go wrong with the smooth-moving, sturdy AstroView EQ. Its newly designed equatorial head has a dovetail attachment plate similar to that on the Orion SkyView Pro, Sirius, and Atlas mount heads. The AstroView supports up to a 5″ refractor tube and has enclosed worm gears, an azimuth adjustment, and dual manual slow-motion controls. Hinged center brace adds stability to the all-aluminum adjustable tripod. Includes polar alignment scope and high-walled accessory tray. EQ-3M single- and dual-axis electronic drive systems are available separately. Weighs 27.5 lbs. One-year limited warranty.
- The smooth-moving, sturdy AstroView mount provides a robust equatorial support system for any telescope weighing up to 12 lbs.
- Heavy-duty equatorial head has enclosed worm gears, azimuth adjustment and dual slow-motion controls for convenient manual tracking of celestial objects
- Modern equatorial mount head design features removable dovetail plate for quick attachment of a telescope without using tools
- Includes adjustable-height aluminum tripod
- Weighs 27.5 lbs