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iOptron's new ultra compact EQ/AZ GoTo mount -- introducing The SkyHunterTM!
Fifteen years after releasing the innovational CubeTM AZ/EQ GoTo mount, the SkyHunter takes the next step toward perfection. It is the lightest and most compact full function portable goto mount in iOptron's exceptional history. Weighing in at only 2.9 lbs (including internal rechargeable battery), the SkyHunter TM is capable of supporting an 11 lbs payload in both equatorial and alt-azimuth modes.
The SkyHunterTM mount features four tracking rates, 1X or sidereal, 1/2X for sky and landscape combined, solar and lunar. All 4 tracking rates work in both northern and southern hemispheres.
The SkyHunterTM mount can be controlled by a SkySafari 6 Plus or later on an iOS or Android smart phone/tablet, an optional 8410 hand controller, or a computer via ASCOM, INDI or embedded drive.
FeaturesSpecialized Grab N’ Go GOTO EQ/AZ mountMount weighs 2.9 lbs (1.3kg)Payload 11 lbs (5kg) (balanced, exclude CW)Dual-axis servomotors with optical encodersTracking speed: solar, lunar, 1X, 1/2X, S/NOperation in both northern and southern hemisphereVixen dovetail saddleBuilt-in rechargeable battery for up to 10 hours of operation (20°C)Built-in WIFI adapter for full ASCOM, iOptron CommanderTM and Sky Safari controlUSB port for firmware upgrade and computer controlOptional Go2Nova® 8410 controller with Advanced GOTONOVA® GOTO TechnologyiPolar electronic polar scopeCounterweight Shaft: Φ20X200mm with 3/8” thread, stainless steelCounterweight: 3 lbs (1.35kg)Attaches to a camera tripod with 3/8” or 1/4” threads1.25" Stainless steel tripod (#3221)Optional carbon fiber tripodPier-extension (#8041)One year limited warranty on mount, 90 day for battery
PACKAGE CONTENTSSkyHunterTM GOTO EQ/AZ mountEQ baseStainless steel counterweight shaft3 lbs counterweightiPolar electronic polar scopeMiniUSB charging cable#3221 Tripod#8041 Pier extensionOne Year Limited Warranty (90 day on battery)
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