The iEQ45 is the
first in a new breed of premium astro-imaging mounts from iOptron. The
iEQ45 offers the next generation GoTo technology from iOptron —not to
mention built-in 32-channel GPS. With
a payload of 45 lbs.
balanced – it comes standard with a calibrated dark field illumination
polar scope and a sturdy 2-inch stainless steel tripod. It also fits
both Vixen and Losmandy-type mounting plates. Its lighter weight (only
25 lbs.) makes it much easier to carry. Priced at $1599 the iEQ45 is
definitely worth its weight in gold!
Bigger! No doubt
you’ve heard about the MiniTower™. Well, the MiniTower Pro™ has all the
same, great technologies and features – just beefed up! So, you can
still mount two scopes on -- but now with more pay load. You can still
track objects-- only now the encoder resolution is six times finer.
We’ve also added a two-inch stainless-steel tripod that is much taller
for easier viewing with large scopes. So, go ahead and step up to the
A review in the July 2008 Sky
& Telescope said the Astro-Tech Voyager altazimuth mount had “excellent
fit and finish" that made it “a handsome piece of equipment." ....