The Star Adventurer Latitude (EQ) Base provides a smooth and reliable way to polar align your mount. With internal gearing the Latitude Base makes aligning to the north celestial pole easy and repeatable.
The Latitude Base features a V-style dovetail system and mounting block. The mounting block threads on the Star Adventurer and allows you to quickly mount or dismount your Star Adventurer to the Latitude Base. The Base also features latitude degree markers to easily adjust the Star Adventurer to the correct placement. Underneath the Base is a 3/8 thread which can mount to many of todays popular photo tripods.
This nicely machined 2″ dual speed, 10:1 Crayford-style focuser is included on all standard LS60THa and LS80THa telescope packages. Course as well as fine adjustments in focus can be achieved with the easy to operate adjustment knobs, and the draw tube is etched with a focusing scale for repeatable results.
The Imaging Source DMK 21AU04 monochrome camera has a USB 2.0 interface and is the perfect solution for many industrial automation, quality assurance, security, surveillance and medical applications. The monochrome camera ships with the very sensitive / ” Sony CCD ICX098BL sensor. With up to 60 images per second, the DMK 21AU04 is a low cost, yet highly versatile imaging solution. The camera includes a C to CS mount adapter, making it compatible to C and CS mount lenses. Using the optional CS to M12 board lens adapter, the camera is also compatible to M12 board lenses.