Vixen GP2 Equatorial Mount Body with Counterweight.
What's Included With This Item:
- Vixen GP2 Equatorial Mount Body Only
- Counterweight Balance Arm
- Short Hand Control
- Long Hand Control
- Instruction Manual
- Vixen 5 Year Warranty
The GP2 equatorial mount by Vixen is easy to use and functions well for both the visual observer and the astrophotographer. The declination and right ascension functions with 144-tooth aluminum worm gears allowing accurate tracking. Motion is controlled by included control knobs for accurate slewing. The polar altitude adjustment varies from 0° to 62° in altitude.
|Adjustments||Polar altitude adjustment varies from 0-62° in altitude|
|Altitude Adjustment||0-62°: about 2° per revolution of adjustment screw|
|Maximum Loading Weight||15.4 lbs (7 kg) (approx)|
|Weight||Net: 8.8 lbs (4 kg)|
|Counterweight||8.2 lbs (3.7 kg)|