Precise alignment can be achieved by using Polaris and 2 known stars in the proper location on the reticle in the northern hemisphere. Use the trapezoid in Octans in the Southern hemisphere.
Built in dark field illuminator with red LED light illuminates the scales.
Angle settings and hours are no longer needed to orient your mount precisely for long hours of observing.
|Illumination||automatic light-off dark field built in illuminaton|
|Power supply||CR2032 cell|
|Accuracy||withing approx. 3 arc min.|
|Weight||5 oz (140 gr)|
|Applicable Mount||Advanced Polaris equatorial mount|
|Accessories||1.27 mm allen wrench|