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Home > Auctions > Astromart Auctions > Mounts, Drives, Tripods > Auction #19625

Astro-Physics 400GTO Mount with Tripod
Auction No.: 19625
Started: 3/19/2017 2:12 PM
Ended: 3/26/2017 2:12:16 PM
Ending Bid: $2,900.00 Gregory Vaughn Reserve not met
Bids: 8 Bids [View History]
Payment: PayPal, Personal or Cashier's Checks, Money Orders
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Excellent Condition Astro-Physics 400GTO Featuring:

Equatorial Head
Early AP Berlebach Wooden Tripod with Head fitting to mate with mount
Hand Controller
CP-2 Controller
Y-Cable with extension cable to controller
2-9# counterweights
1-6# counterweight (One of the knob ears is broken but does not affect proper operation)
Counterweight shaft
Power Cable
Case for mount
Features:

Precision machined aluminum with radiused edges
Gears and motors are fully enclosed
Gear in declination axis allows full 360 degree continuous rotation; scope can move through the zenith for photography
2.5" (6.4cm) hollow right-ascension and declination shafts maximize strength at minimum weight
Large thrust bearings form highly-stable thrust surfaces for tremendous rigidity in a small package
Removable stainless steel counterweight shaft for compact storage
Engraved setting circles with Porter Slip Ring design
Fine altitude and azimuth adjustments for quickly and accurately zeroing in on the pole in the field
Black anodized finish will retain its lustrous beauty for years
Base fits into 6" diameter pier with 0.083" wall thickness
Capacity: Approximately 18 lbs. (8.2 kg) scope and accessories, depending on length. Will accommodate many refractors up to 5" f8;, reflectors to 6", Cassegrains to 8"
Note: Some telescopes are very heavy for their size and will require a larger mount.
Weight of Equatorial Head: 21 lbs. (9.5 kg)

This is a great, lightweight platform for your observing requirements.

$4250.00 OBO

Conus Sales Only! PayPal add 3%. Personal checks will have to clear prior to shipping. Buyer assumes Shipping and insurance costs


 

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