G-11GT Equatorial Mount
G-11GT Equatorial Mount
G-11GT Equatorial Mount
G-11GT Equatorial Mount
G-11GT Equatorial Mount
G-11GT Equatorial Mount
G-11GT Equatorial Mount

Losmandy

G-11GT Equatorial Mount

Regular price
$ 4,445.00
Sale price
$ 4,445.00
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per 

This item is out of stock but you can place an order now and we’ll ship when it becomes available.

OUR TAKE

Looking for a mount with better tracking accuracy? These mounts are beautiful and precise with American-made quality and an approachable price.

Introduced the New Spring Loaded Worm Now Included with every G11GT/-LT

Made in the USA

Take the G-11 one step further! This mount includes an upgraded RA axis and increases the payload to 75 lbs for astrophotography!

Specifications

(The LT Versions do not include a tripod)

G11GT FEATURES

  • Photographic instrument weight capacity 75 lbs
  • Tracking: +/- 5 arc sec. or better
  • Low temperature operation: 0 F
  • Equatorial Head Weight 62 lbs. 
  • Splits into two pieces for transport: R.A. 44 lbs and DEC. 18 lbs
  • Removable counterweight shaft with safety stop; 1.25” diameter
  • Includes one 21 lb weight
  • Split dovetail saddle plate design. Works with both Losmandy Style and Vixen Dovetails
  • Dovetail plate drops in and locks allowing for interchanging of any tube assembly - reduces the need for DEC weights.
  • Off axis polar scope, works in Northern and Southern hemisphere (Polar Scope Optional)
  • 7 lb and 11 lb extra counterweights available

SPECIFICATION: R.A. AXIS

  • All machined aluminum and stainless steel, black anodized.
  • Shaft 1.96” diameter stainless steel tubing, .250” wall thickness
  • Worm Gear 6.750” diameter, 270 tooth, 7075 aluminum - special coating
  • Worm precision ground brass
  • Single piece worm housing construction, double ended, ball bearing supported with adjustable preload
  • 5.062” diameter needle thrust bearings
  • 3.500” diameter sealed ball bearings
  • 3.100” diameter sealed ball bearings for worm gear.
  • Fully locking, unique tangent arm design altitude adjustment, 12-70 degrees, large knob for easy alignment.
  • Laser engraved latitude scale in 2 degree increments.
  • Single knob azimuth control, bi-directional +/- 10 degrees, X/Y axis leveling bubbles.
  • Variable slip clutch, 6.0” diameter one knob design.
  • 360 degree DEC. axis rotation allowing for continuous photographing through the meridian.
  • Fully enclosed R.A. worm gear.
  • RA Axis weight 44 lbs.

SPECIFICATION: DEC AXIS

  • All machined aluminum and stainless steel, black anodized.
  • All stainless steel hardware
  • One 3.750” diameter needle thrust bearings
  • One 2.000” diameter needle thrust bearings
  • Two 1.500” diameter needle bearings
  • 5.625” diameter, 7075 aluminum worm gear, 360 tooth
  • Dual supported ball bearing housed ground High Precision Brass Wrom.
  • Variable slip clutch, one knob design.
  • 1.250” diameter stainless steel shaft.
  • DEC. Axis weight 18 lbs.

Folding HD Tripod

All machined aluminum, black anodized

Tripod height, adjustable from 33” - 48” 

Folding leg design for easy transporting.

Tripod weight 35 lbs.

    DRIVE ELECTRONIC OPTIONS - (G) GEMINI GOTO

    GEMINI 2 GOTO ELECTRONICS (G)

    • Full Color Graphic Touch Screen clearly displays all functions.
    • Classic four-button pattern for guiding, centering, moving and slewing on both the touch screen and tactile membrane on the rear.
    • Periodic Error Correction (PEC).
    • Programmable DEC. Backlash Compensation (TVC).
    • Control panel dimmer, Day and Night Modes.
    • Accepts auto-guider systems.
    • Northern and Southern Hemisphere operation.
    • Tiltable control panel for easy access.
    • Stand Alone System. No PC required
    • Ethernet 10/100 with full IP function permits operation from anywhere using a browser, ASCOM, or app over the web or Serial Port
    • DC Servos for imporved accuracy with higher torque than steppers
    • Non-Volatile Memory and Real-Time Clock
    • English, German, French & Spanish displays
    • Over 40,000 objects
    • USB ports; Virtual COM to PC, ASCOM or planetarium program.
    • Firmware upgrade via internet
    • Auto Guide Port (TTL)
    • Dual 12-18V DC input/output (3.0A)

    Personal Upgrade Path

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