Modified Celestron CI-700 equatorial mount complete with Astrometric Instruments SkyWalker 2 telescope control system and Compaq Armada portable computer.
As a reference, new CI-700 mount complete with new Astrometric Systems Skywalker 2 for CI-700 costs $3,590.
- modified CI-700 equatorial head, modifications include gear "hobbing", replacement of clutch pads and locking hardware, polar scope calibration, bearings load adjustment, etc. All mods are done in a professional mechanical shop.
- CI-700 field tripod filled with FPU to suppress high frequency vibrations
- optical 4000 step encoders on both axes to support manual moves
- two 21 lbs counterweights
- Astrometric SkyWalker 2 GoTo system
- Compaq Armada 1750 laptop running SkyWalker control software that can also run CCD camera control software, etc, compete with field DC to AC power converter.
Selling due to upgrade to a higher capacity mount.
Additional information is available at any time by e-mail or phone.
Please make your offer.