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Orion AstroView Equatorial w/ RA motor

Trabuco Canyon, CA 92679
United States
$190.00 (Or Best Offer)
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Orion AstroView Equatorial Mount including adjustable aluminum tripod, RA and DEC slow motion controls, tripod accessory tray, counterweight and counterweight shaft, Orion polar axis alignment scope, and features tripod head that allows attachment of Vixen or Orion style dove plate; includes Orion RA motor drive with D cell battery pack and hand controller. Excellent condition. Original New Price (with motor drive included) = $369.99 Sale Price = $190.00 Firm ...
The legs have been expertly shortened by ~6 inches so this mount can be fitted in carry-on bag requirements. In the attached photo you will see the entire mount in a Samonsite bi-fold carry on. This mount was recently used for the total solar eclipse and worked great with the 7.5 counterweight and a dual camera with telephoto and telescope set-up
Will ship w/ 7.5 and 4 lb weights, or either weight or no weights if you already have them.
Smooth-moving, sturdy Orion AstroView EQ is a newly designed equatorial head and 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-dual computerized drive systems are available separately. Weighs 27.5 lbs.
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