Skywatcher HEQ-5 Pro EQ mount

Skywatcher HEQ-5 Pro EQ mount
Brand: Skywatcher
Product Code: Skywatcher HEQ-5 Pro
Availability: 2 - 3 Days
Price: NZD$2,249.00

 Positioning Accuracy up to 1 arc minute. Accuracy enhanced by software collimation error (mount mechanical error) compensation.
• Stepper motors with 1.8° step angle and 64 micro steps driven.
• Slewing speed up to 3.4°/sec (800X).
• Auto Guider Interface for astro-photography.
• Guiding speed selectable from 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X, or 1X.
• Object database containing complete Messier, NGC, and IC catalogues.
• Minimal vibration for steady long-exposure photography.
• Periodic Error Correction.
• PC compatibility.
• Upgradeable hand control via internet download.

Telescope Mounting Method: Tube Rings
Tripod: Stainless Steel Legs
Counterweight Shaft Diameter: 1.8cm
Counterweight Shaft Length: 21.5cm
Counterweight Shaft Material: Stainless Steel
Mount Weight (without counterweight): 10Kgs
Mount Height: 35cm
Total weight: 15kgs (without counterweights)
Motor Type: Microstep driven 1.8 degree stepper motors
Motor Resolution: 0.144 arc sec (or 9.024,000 steps/rev.)
Power Supply: 11 to 15 V DC 2Amp (Tip positive)
Gear Ratio: 705
*8" Dovetail Bar
SynScan Hand Control


  • Specifications
  • Mount TypeGerman Equatorial Mount
  • Counter Weight2 x 5.1Kgs
  • Accessory TrayLarge wall-to-wall
  • Motor Drive1.8 degree stepper motors
  • GoToSynScan Hand Control
  • Tripod Height97-121cm
  • Tripod Weight5.6 kg, 1.75" steel tripod
  • Shipping Weight18+12 kg
  • Shipping Carton Dimensions127x24x25 cm3; 44x44x19 cm3
  • Payload Capacity13.7 kg
  • Slewing Speedup to 3.4°/sec (800X)
  • Guiding Speedfrom 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X, or 1X

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