Are you looking for a solution for your next vacation? A tracker that you can quickly set up and just run while you do other things?
The iOptron Skytracker Pro is exactly the right device for this purpose.
It fits in hand luggage, takes up little space in a hiking backpack ( micro adventure ) and runs with great precision.
With this you can take the first or the next breathtaking pictures of our night sky, of nebulae, galaxies, the Milky Way.
All you need are: a camera with a fast lens and a remote release as well as a photo tripod.
|Mount type||compact travel mount|
|Maximum load||11 lbs (5kg), with counterweight unit|
|Dead weight mount||2.2 lbs (1kg) with battery|
|Own weight of mount including base||3.2 lbs (1.45kg) with battery and base|
|material||Metal (die casting)|
|RA axis||Φ35mm, steel|
|Worm wheel||Φ88mm, 144 teeth aluminum|
|Motor drive||DC servo motor|
|Speeds||Solar, Lunar, Cel, 1/2 Cel, and N / S|
|Fastest engine speed||144X, forward and reverse|
|Autoguide port||ST-4 compatible|
|Polar finder optical||AccuAlign TM illuminated (~ 6º FOV)|
|Camera trigger integrated||Yes|
|Hand controller||Possible (with optional 8408 HandController)|
|Power supply||Integrated battery|
|Battery type||Li-Poly, 3.7V, 2000mAh|
|Operating time with full charge||Up to 20 hours at 20ºC|
|Charging port||Micro USB (5V), 80% charged within 5 hours|
|Camera shot||Φ62mm, 3/8 „tripod thread|
|Connection to the optional photo tripod||Vixen dovetail, 3/8 ”socket (1/4” converter)|
|Alt-Azi adjustable base||Vixen style clamp, 3/8 ”socket|
|Alt-Azi adjustable base diameter||Φ80 mm|
|Latitude area of application||-30º ~ 65º (with alt-azi base)|
|Azimuth adjustment range||± 5º|
|Spirit level||Circular bubble|
|dimension||133x115x95 mm (without alt-azi base)|
|Firmware upgrade||Yes (via USB port)|
|Operating temperatures||-10ºC ~ 40ºC|
|Warranty||1 year (90 day on battery)|