Losmandy GM811GHD mount with Gemini 2 and HD tripod
The Losmandy GM811GHD mount has a photographic instrument weight capacity of 23 kg and it's designed also for low temperature operation (down to -18°C). The equatorial head weight is 12 kg and it comes with 32mm removable counterweight shaft with safety stop. Losmandy GM811GHD mount includes 1 5kg counterweight and a dovetail clamp for both Losmandy and Vixen style dovetail bars. Losmandy GM811GHD mount is all machined aluminum and stainless steel, black anodized, with all stainless steel hardware. The optional polare scope works in Northern and Southern Hemisphere, through the axis polar scope mounting.
Gemini 2 computer
The latest Gemini has been completely redesigned with a more powerful CPU, more memory and an interactive color touch screen for versatility and ease of use. The new full color graphic touch screen clearly displays all functions and the classic four-button pattern for guiding, centering, moving and slewing (both on the touch screen and a tactile membrane on the rear). Gemini 2 offers multi star alignment/modeling for accurate pointing on both sides of meridian and GOTO rates up to 8 degs/sec (GM8). DC Servos have improved accuracy with higher torque and smoother tracking than stepper motors. GPS-compatible (with optional receiver), Gemini 2 has a database of over 40.000 objects and offers 2 USB ports (Virtual COM to PC, ASCOM or planetarium program), ;permanent PEC correction, Auto-Guide port (TTL), Polar Align Assist, Permanent Dec Backlash compensation and a lot of other advanced features.
HD folding tripod included
Losmandy GM811GHD mount comes with folding HD tripod, all machined aluminum, black anodized. The HD tripod has an adjustable height, from 84 to 122cm and it comes with folding leg design for easy transporting. HD tripod weight is 16 kg.
Losmandy GM811GHD mount with Gemini 2 and HD tripod - scope of delivery:
- GM811GHD mount
- Gemini 2 control computer
- HD tripod
- 1x 5 Kg counterweight
- 12V power cable
- Vixen/Losmandy dovetail clamp
- Installation and user manual (italian and english)
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