Vixen Sphinx SXP Equatorial Mount w/ HALSXG Tripod
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Vixen Sphinx SXP Equatorial Mount w/ HALSXG Tripod 2512HAL130 Series Name: Vixen Sphinx SXP Equatorial Mount & Star Book Ten Hand Controller Product Code: VI-TA-SHSXPM-2512HAL130MPN: 2512HAL130

The Vixen Sphinx SXP Equatorial Mount w/ STAR BOOK TEN Controller is a top-flight telescope mount that draws on the innovations and experience gained through decades of designing German Equatorial Mounts. The Vixen Sphinx SXP Telescope Mount comes standard with the STAR BOOK TEN, a new generation of hand held controllers featuring a high definition LCD screen and the technology to show you the sky before your telescope takes you there. The controller includes periodic error correction and saves the data you input for your next observing session. The Vixen SPHINX SXP Mount combines with the included STAR BOOK TEN hand controller to bring you top-of-the-line portable GoTo technology.

The Vixen Sphinx SXP Mount features pulse motors designed to react smoothly and accurately. The micro slow motion control assures you of smooth operation. The R.A. and DEC wheels have 180 teeth. They are high precision machined wheels and worm gears made of brass for the most accurate tracking possible. The R.A. and DEC shafts are comprised of strong carbon steel. The rotational parts have 15 bearings. All this to provides smooth tracking and slewing. The unique mount design of the Sphinx SXP Mount is designed so that the mount body acts as part of the counterweight system. The Sphinx SXP Mount include a built in 6x20 polar axis scope. It features a bubble level, illuminated reticle, and setting accuracy within 3 minutes.

Vixen 2512HAL130: Sphinx SXP Equatorial Mount w/ HALSXG Tripod

Specifications for Vixen Sphinx SXP Equatorial Mount (Item #25051):

R.A. Slow Motion Axis:180-tooth wheel gears whole circle movement ; 72mm diameter; Material
DEC Slow Motion Axis:180-tooth wheel gears whole circle movement ; 72mm diameter; Material
Worm Gears:9mm Diameter; Material
R.A. Axis:40mm Diameter; Material
DEC Axis:40mm Diameter; Material
Bearings:15 Bearings
Counterweight Bar:20mm Diameter; Retractable
Altitude Adjustment:0° to 70°; (Fine Adjustment with Tangent screw
Azimuth Adjustment:Double screw Fine Adjustment
Drive Motor:Stepping (Pulse) Motor with 300pps
Telescope Controller:STAR BOOK TEN
Power Consumption:DC 12 volts, 0/45~2.2A, 0.6~2.5A(Maximum)
Controller:STAR BOOK Hand Controller ; D-Sub9 pin Male Plug
Maximum Loading Weight:16kg/35 lbs + Counterweights
Counterweight:1.9 kg/ 4.2 lbs ; 3.7kg/8 lbs
Dimensions:13.5 x 14 x5 inches
Weight:11 kg/ 24.25 lbs (without counterweight)

Features of Vixen Sphinx SXP Telescope Mount:

  • Time Graduation Circle: 10 Minute Increments
  • Date Graduation Circle: 2 Day Increments
  • Meridian Offset Circle: Adjustable between E20° and W20° in 5° increments
  • Northern Hemisphere: Polaris pattern with reticle (Applicable to yar 2025)
  • Southern Hemisphere: Octantal 4 stars pattern with reticle
  • Polar axis scope
  • Unique mount design
  • Perodic error correction
  • Pulse motors

Package Contents:

  • Vixen Sphinx SXP Equatorial Scope Mount
This product description refers to an item with various available options. The specific option you get when you purchase this item is 2512HAL130 : Vixen Sphinx SXP Equatorial Mount w/ HALSXG Tripod 2512HAL130

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