|Article number:||LX850 Mount|
The LX850 mount, constructed of machined stainless steel and aircraft grade aluminum is a rock solid platform for the most demanding applications, with a 90 pound payload capacity and pointing accuracy as good as one arcminute. Features include precision roller bearings on each axis, a 1.75 stainless steel RA shaft, 5.8" main gears, fine manual adjustment controls on both axis, illuminated reticle output port, telescope to computer USB cable and AutoStar Suite software. Mount main body weight is 55 pounds. The fully height adjustable (29 to 45") tripod features massive 3" diameter stainless steel legs for rock steady performance and weighs 36 pounds.
All LX850 telescopes include German Equatorial Mount with StarLock dual imager integrated full-time autoguider, Ultra Precision Pointing and Assisted Drift Alignment. Mount features 90 lb instrument capacity, 5.8" 225-tooth bronze worm and aluminum gear drives with low periodic error, Internal Cable Routing, GPS Receiver, AutoStar II handbox with 144,000 object library, Permanent Periodic Error Correction (PPEC), Heavy-duty adjustable height tripod with Anti-vibration Pads, Universal AC Adapter, Telescope to Computer USB Cable and AutoStar Suite Software.
|Tripod Height:||29-45 inches|
|Tracking Rates:||Sidereal, Lunar, Custom Rate|
|Max Slew Rate:||3°/sec|