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CEM25 Mount with Optional Accessories (7100E)


  • 79800

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Description

Center-balanced Equatorial Mount, a mount whisper quiet and lightweight! The mount uses up to 60% less GOTO power consumption than other mounts in category.

The "Z" design mount puts the weight of the payload at the center of gravity allowing for greater natural stability. Given its payload capacity, this means the "Z" designed mount is unusually light. A nice benefit when setting up at a remote site. Other features include an adjustable counterweight bar to prevent obstruction with the tripod. And polar aligning is quick and accessible all the time since the polar scope is not blocked by the declination shaft.

The CEM25 is equipped with the latest advanced GOTONOVA® GOTO technology, making it one of the most powerful and accurate GOTO mounts available. Its database includes over 150,000+ objects. The Go2Nova® Hand Controller is intuitive to use and its large 4-line LCD screen simplifies the process of setting telescopes and locating objects.

      Features

      • A new design Center-Balanced equatorial mount for maximum payload and minimum mount weight
      • Specialized astrophotography mount ideal for entry-level and intermediate Astro-photographers
      • Payload of 27 lbs (12.3 kg) with the mount-only weight of 10.4 lbs (4.7 kg)
      • Spring loaded gear system with customer adjustable loading force
      • Gear switches on both R.A. and DEC axes for easy balancing when disengaged
      • Adjustable counterweight shaft for 0º latitude operation
      • Stepper motor with low power consumption
      • New electronics and control adapter from CEM60
      • iOptron AccuAlignTM calibrated polar scope with dark-field illumination and easy polar alignment procedure, allowing for fast and accurate polar alignment
      • Polar alignment routine for those who can’t see the Pole Star
      • Go2Nova® 8408 controller with Advanced GOTONOVA® GOTO Technology
      • Integrated ST-4 autoguiding port
      • Built-in 32-channel Global Positioning System (GPS)
      • Serial port for firmware upgrade and computer control
      • Spring loaded Vixen-style saddle
      • Standard 1.5 inch heavy-duty stainless steel tripod (5kg), optional 2 inch tripod (8kg)
      • Die-cast metal tripod spreader with accessory tray
      • Option between 1.5” Stainless Steel (10.6lb or 4.8kg) or 2" heavy duty stainless steel tripod with die-cast metal tripod spreader/tray
      • Optional PowerWeightTM rechargeable battery pack - Sold Separately
      • Optional hard case for mount available
      • Optional StarFi WiFi adapter for full function control via SmartPhone/Tablet/Computer - Sold Separately 

      Specifications

      Mount

      Center-Balanced Equatorial Mount

      Payload

      27 lb (12.3kg), exclude counterweight

      Mount weight

      10.4 lb (4.7kg)

      Payload/Mount weight

      2.60

      Right Ascension worm wheel

      Φ88mm, 144 teeth aluminum

      Declination worm wheel

      Φ88mm, 144 teeth aluminum

      Right Ascension axis shaft

      Φ35mm steel

      Declination axis shaft

      Φ35mm steel

      Right Ascension bearing

      Φ55mm ball bearing

      Declination bearing

      Φ55mm ball bearing

      Worm gears

      Brass

      Motor drive

      1.8 º stepper motor, 128X microdivision

      Resolution

      0.14 arc seconds

      Transmission

      Synchronous belt

      Latitude adjustment range

      0º ~ 60º

      Azimuth adjustment range

      ± 10º

      GPS

      Internal 32-channel GPS

      Polar Scope

      AccuAlignTM dark field illuminated

      Level indicator

      Level bubble

      Hand Controller

      Go2Nova® 8408 with 150,000+ objects database

      PEC

      Yes

      Tracking

      Automatic

      Speed

      1×,2×,8×,16×,64×,128×,256×,512×,MAX1440X)

      Counterweight shaft

      Φ20mm

      Counterweight

      10.4 lb (4.7kg)

      Tripod

      1.5" Stainless Steel(5kg), optional 2"(8kg)

      Dovetail saddle

      Spring loaded Vixen-style

      Power consumption

      0.35A(Tracking), 0.6A(GOTO)

      Power requirement

      12V DC(9 ~ 15V), 1.5Amp

      AC adapter

      100V ~ 240V (included)

      Serial port

      Yes (on hand controller)

      Autoguide port

      Yes

      Firmware upgrade

      Yes

      PC computer control

      Yes (ASCOM)

      Operation temperature

      -10ºC ~ 40ºC

      Warranty

      Two year limited


      Manual:
      Please pay attention to the operation differences between the ZEQ25 and CEM25 mount, especially the Zero Position and Tension Adjuster.

      Quick Start Guide
      Instruction Manual

      Firmware:
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      iOptron Telescope ASCOM Driver:
      Install ASCOM Driver and Commander

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