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Orion EQ-1M Electronic Telescope Drive System

SKU: ONEQ1MEDS MFR: 07826
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About the Orion EQ-1M

The Orion EQ-1M Electronic Telescope Drive System has precision mini-motor which can be kept on a compatible Orion or Celestron equatorial mount to track celestial objects automatically. It'll make observing easier and more fun! Drive provides regulated sidereal-rate tracking in right ascension. Hand controller has 8x speed and pause mode.

External disengage allows coarse movement of the scope by hand with motor attached. It includes electronic motor, hand controller and battery case. It is powered by four D-cell batteries (not included). This EQ-1M Drive System is compatible with EQ-1 mount and EQ-1-mounted telescopes: Orion ShortTube 4.5 EQ, Observer 60 EQ and 70 EQ, Spaceprobe 3 EQ, ShortTube 80 EQ and Firstscope 114 telescopes.

Orion EQ-1M Includes

  • Orion Motor Drive Assembly
  • Hand Controller
  • Battery Pack
  • Battery Case
  • 2mm Allen Wrench
  • 4mm Allen Wrench
  • Orion 1 Year Limited Warranty

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Orion EQ-1M Features

  • Precision mini-motor attaches to your equatorial mount for automatic tracking of celestial objects
  • Drive provides regulated sidereal-rate tracking in right ascension
  • Hand controller has 2x and 8x speeds and pause mode
  • Includes motor, controller and battery case. Runs on four D-cell batteries (not included)
  • Fits ShortTube 4.5, Observer 60 and 70 EQ, Transporter Min-EQ, ShortTube 80 EQ and EQ-1 and Min-EQ

Orion EQ-1M Specifications

Guiding rate 100% sidereal
Centering rate 800% sidereal
Power requirement 6V DC
Battery type Four D-cell
Hand controller speeds 2x and 8x
Fits ShortTube 4.5, Observer 60 and 70 EQ, Transporter Min-EQ, ShortTube 80 EQ and EQ-1 and Min-EQ
Warranty Orion 1 year limited warranty
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