Solid support for small astronomical telescopes, our EQ-1 mount now features center-hinged leg braces for quicker setup and collapsing of the tripod. New, high-wall accessory tray attaches with just three wing screws- no washers or nuts to fumble with. With dual slow-motion controls, 360-deg azimuth adjustment, and adjustable aluminum tripod, the EQ-1 makes stargazing easy. Hands-free tracking is available with the optional EQ-1M electronic drive system (sold separately). Weighs 11.9 lbs.
- The Orion EQ-1 equatorial mount and tripod provides solid support and control for small astronomical telescopes
- Capable of managing telescopes and equipment combinations weighing up to 7 lbs.
- Telescope mount features dual slow-motion controls and 360-degree azimuth adjustment, for easy manual tracking of celestial objects for extensive viewing
- Adjustable-height tripod (32.5"-54.75") features center-hinged leg braces for quick set-up and take-down and includes a removable high-walled accessory tray to keep telescope eyepieces and accessories within reach
- Accepts optional AstroTrack drive or EQ-1M electronic drive for hands-free motorized celestial tracking (drives sold separately)