Explore Scientific FirstLight EXOS Nano Equatorial Mount and Tripod
- FirstLight EXOS Nano German Equatorial Mount
- Sturdy Steel Tripod w/ Eyepiece Tray
- Tripod Extension: 25.5" to 45"
- Light Duty Equatorial Head for lighter telescopes
- Supports up to 15 lb of telescope loading
- Vixen style Universal Dovetail
- Mount Weight (minus the counterweight) is 10 lb
This is an Explore Scientific FirstLight EXOS Nano German Equatorial Head Mount and Tripod; 1.25" Sturdy Steel ST1 Tripod with legs that extend from 25.5" to 45". The EXOS Nano is a light-duty German Equatorial mount and tripod designed to quickly and easily accept small scopes, such as a small Mak-Cassegrain, small Refractor, or a small Solar Scope.
Lightweight and short Newtonians will also work well on the FirstLight EXOS Nano Equatorial Mount and Tripod from Explore Scientific. As long as your telescope does not exceed 15 pounds and has a Vixen-Style Universal Dovetail bar for mounting the telescope to the mount head, you will find this mount and tripod to be very handy and useful. This is a manually-operated Equatorial Mount, with two knobs on flexible shafts, which can be used to manually point the telescope and track a celestial object.
Includes a Limited One year Warranty from Explore Scientific after registration.
|Mount Type:||German Equatorial w/ Counterweight|
|Mount Control:||Manual Operation; NO Electronics|
|Tripod:||Steel Tubular Legs|
|Tripod fully collapsed no mount head:||25.5"|
|Tripod fully collapsed with head:||42"|
|Tripod open, retracted legs no mount head:||25"|
|Tripod open, retracted legs with mount head:||38.5" at highest point, 36" to the center of the mounting bracket|
|Tripod open, legs fully extended no mount head:||42"|
|Tripod open, legs fully extended with mount head:||45" at highest point|