EQDrive UPGRADE KIT EQ 5

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Price: $299    1 year WARRANTY  +worldwide shipping 29$
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    The EQDrive upgrade kit for upgrading mounts Sky-Watcher EQ5, Celestron CG-5, MEADE LXD55 & LXD75, VIXEN Great Polaris, Orion SkyView.

EQDrive upgrade kit in 5 minutes, turn your mount in a complex with a computerized GOTO,
It allows you not only comfortable to watcher, as well as to begin the first steps in astrophotography.

complete set:

1. Сontrol unit EQDrive (Standard 3) - 1 piece  
2. Cable connections - 2 pcs (120 cm)
3  Pulley 48 T2,5 - 2 pcs
4. Pulley 16 T2,5 - 2 pcs
5. Belt T2,5 - 2 pcs
6. Engine mounting - 2 pieces (Stainless Steel)
7. Set the mounting bolts, screws - 1 pc
8. stepper motors - 2 pcs 
Reduction of the transmission belt with said pulleys 1: 3.

 first steps with EQDRIVE


Benefits EQDrive upgrade kit:  

1. Fast installation on regular site of mount that excludes completions,alterations and loss of an original form of your equatorial mount.
2. The high-quality belt drives applied in a design, will relieve you of mount noise,which arose on traditional gear wheels. The system isn't subject to wear and development,as polyurethane belts in additives strengthened by steel cords are applied.
3. These drives have positive influence on the periodic error in mount, exclude the side play (backlash), which is an integral part of usual gear reducers
4. Ability to maintain overloads above, the best moment of acceleration.The EQDrive Standard unit support slewing speed up to 8,5°/sec (2000x). 

5. Higher maintaining accuracy,correction of a form of current of windings of engines (please see pic.)

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Testing the upgrade kit for equatorial mount EQ3 (video)

 

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