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iOptron SkyTracker Pro Camera Mount with Polar Scope
Introducing The SkyTrackerTM Pro -- iOptron’s next generation camera tracking device!
Upgraded from SkyTrackerTM, the Pro is more compact, small enough to fit on your palm, better precision, silent tracking, it even has a built-in rechargeable power source that runs for up to 24 hours of continuous operation. The improved precision polar scope maintains a fine engraved reticule, now features adjustable illumination with eight brightness levels. Using with our smart phone app, quick and accurate polar alignment is just a joy.
The SkyTrackerTM Pro features four tracking rates, 1X or sidereal, 1/2X for sky and landscape, solar and lunar. All 4 tracking rates work in both northern and southern hemispheres. We have also added a quick slew mode with both forward and reverse to help quickly reframing your image without disrupting the cameras position.
We have made big improvements on the SkyTrackerTM Pro’s removable alt-azimuth base, which features a precision bubble level, degree markings for the altitude and a built in post for the azimuth control. You can also mount the SkyTrackerTM Pro head (without the base) directly to any standard photographic tripod with 1/4” or 3/8” threads. The SkyTrackerTM Pro is certainly a must have tool for any photographer interested in astroscape or wide field astrophotography.
Introductory Price: $299!
* All metal structure with ABS covers * Attaches to a camera tripod with 3/8” or 1/4” threads * Accepts cameras weighing up to 3 kg (6.6 lbs) * Silent tracking for smooth camera motion, perfect for long-term exposures * Detachable alt-azi base with fine latitude and azimuth adjusters for easy polar alignment * Reversible mounting post for both 3/8” and 1/4” threaded ball head mounting * Includes iOptron AccuAlignTM dark-field illuminated polar scope * Adjustable polar scope illumination with eight brightness levels * 4 tracking speed (1X, 1/2X, solar and lunar). 1X celestial tracking for imaging the sky and stars; 1/2X tracking speed for imaging both the starry night and the landscapes at the same time * Quick slew (180X max.) for camera framing adjustment * Operation in both northern and southern Hemisphere * Built-in rechargeable battery with Micro USB port for power and charging * Up to 24 hours of operation (20°C) * 1/4" – 3/8” thread converter included * Padded carry bag included * Optional ball heads available separately (#3305A) * Optional tripod (#3221) * Optional counterweight balance kit (#3324)
* SkyTrackerTM Pro camera mount * Alt-azi base (installed) * AccuAlignTM dark field illuminated polar scope * Brass 3/8” and 1/4” threaded ball head mounting post (installed) * Padded carry bag * Micro USB charging cable * One Year Limited Warranty