Sky-Watcher SynScan V5 handset

Sky-Watcher SynScan V5 handset

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About this product

Model:  SWsynscanhandset
Part Number:  20948

For V.2 (or later) owners or those wishing to upgrade the EQ6 SynTrek and HEQ5 SynTrek mounts to full SynScan spec'.

The V5 SynScan hand control includes new features such as: Firmware-updateability via the internet, pointing accuracy enhancement (PAE) and ability to store star alignment data.

Accepts GPS Mouse.


  • Alignment Method: One-Star Alignment, Two-Star Alignment, Three-Star Alignment.
  • Pointing Accuracy: Up to 1 arc min.
  • Object Catalogues: Messier, IC, NGC, Caldwell.
  • 13740 Object Database: Including Planets, Named Stars, Double Stars, Variable Stars & User-Defined Objects.
  • Backlash compensation.
  • Periodic Error Correction.
  • Premium PC Interface: ASCOM compatible, Nexstar-5i compatible protocol and command set User-tunable LCD contrast, LED backlight and buzzer volume.

Mount cable not included. Cables to suit HEQ5, NEQ6 or AZ mounts (Syntrek & PRO models) available separately.

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Replacement handset
Tuesday, 14 July 2020  | 

Blew the board on my goto handset so ordered a replacement from FLO. As always the delivery was swift and without problems. The handset works a treat and was the best price, happy days!


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