NEW Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount Incoming
Thursday, 9 February 2012 | Admin
We have received news of a new Skywatcher AZ EQ6-GT
dual-load, dual-purpose heavy-duty mount incorporating both Alt-Azimuth & Equatorial GOTO functions.
- Intelligent astronomic platform offering star charts driven pointing with a new Synscan Tour graphical handset
- Incorporates a second platform where the counterweight bar can be replaced by a useful second telescope, such as a guidescope.
- Worldwide AZimuthal and EQuatorial platform for all latitudes.
- Can be used as a high stability platform for wildlife and landscape observation.
- Stable yet portable. It is 26% lighter than the original EQ6 mount.
No news yet of a launch date or price but we are expecting it to arrive around the end of this year.