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Vixen - SXP Sphinx Professional Equatorial Mountadd this item to shopping cartThis product is highly recommended
Code: 25121
High Precision Sphinx SXP-PFL Professsional Equatorial Mount with STAR BOOK 10 Controller

Vixen Japan have done it again producing a new and superb high precision equatorial mount for amateur astronomers and serious astrophotographers seeking the very finest in Japanese design and engineering with the simple operation of the new StarBook 10.


R.A 180-tooth full circle brass movement gear 72mm
RA shaft 40mm diameter Carbon Steel
Dec 180-tooth full circle brass movement gear 72mm
Dec shaft 40mm diameter Carbon Steel
In total - 15 bearings
Counterweight bar: 20mm diameter, retractable
Built-in new PFL 6x20mm polar axis scope, FoV 8 degree, Bubble Level, Illuminated Reticle, Setting accuracy within 3 minutes,
Time Graduation Circle: 10 minutes increments between 16th and 8h (the following day)
Date Graduation Circle: 2 days increments Meridian Offset Circle: Adjustable between E20 degree and W20 degree in 5 degree increments Northern Hemisphere: Polaris pattern with reticle (Applicable to year 2025)
Southern Hemisphere: Octans 4 star pattern with reticle
Azimuth Adjustment Double screw fine adjustment: Approx +/-7° degree: 1.2° degree per rotation
Altitude Adjustment 0 degree to 70 degree, (Fine adjustment with tangent screw:+/-15 degree, 3-step elevation)
Approx 0.8° degree per rotation
Drive Motors Stepping (Pulse) Motor with 250pps
Automatic slewing and tracking: "GO TO" with STAR BOOK TEN - Maximum 1,000x sidereal rate
/ Precision tracking with micro-step motion control system
Payload 16 kgs
Power 12VDC - 2.5A max
Controller D-SUB9PIN Male Plug
Dimensions - 343mm × 359mm × 128mm
Head weight (without counterweights) 11 kg
Includes counterweights 1.9 and 3.7 kgs

STARBOOK 10 controller:
CPU: 32 bit RISC Processor 324 MHz
Display: 5-inch TFT color LCD, WVGA (800x480=384,000pixels) 65,536 colors, with adjustable backlighting
Object database: 272,000
Power input: DC12V EIAJ RC5320A Class 4
Autoguider port: 6-pole 6-wired modular jack
Mount port: D-SUB 9PIN
LAN connecting port: 10BASE-T
Power source: DC12V (supplied from the mount side)
Battery for backup memory: CR2032
Power consumption: About 0.5W (at the use independently)
Working temperature: 0 degree to 40 degree Centigrade
Dimensions: 169mm x 154mm x 30mm
Weight: 380 g
Starbook Firmware updateable: Yes

**Delivery is typically 2-4 weeks depending on current stocks**

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