Description This German Equatorial mount is equipped with motors on both axes, allowing the mount to track astronomical objects accurately. The mount head weighs 55 lbs. and threads securely into the mount head. The precision gears and dual bearings allow operation with a minimum of backlash on all nine slewing speeds. It is a motorized equatorial mount which, as outlined above, is the best option for astrophotography. In my opinion, the Orion 10010 Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G Computerized GoTo Telescope Mount is the best telescope mount for astrophotography you can buy. Sky-Watcher EQM-35 – Fully Computerized GoTo German Equatorial Telescope Mount Description: The Sky-Watcher EQM-35 provides a convenient, stable platform for refractors up to 100mm or up to 127mm Maksutovs. It’s stable, accurate and includes compatibility with Orion’s EQMod software, a personal favorite of many astrophotography buffs. A simple … - yes, that's hefty - but it's equipped with two large handles that make it easy to lift. This model of the HDX110 includes the equatorial mount head, counterweight shaft, GoTo hand controller and cables. Designed as an imaging system, it also works astonoshingly well for visual use. Three-in-one GoTo mount can operate in GoTo Equatorial mode holding one telescope, or in GoTo Altazimuth mode holding one or two different telescopes Capable of holding a 44-pound telescope payload - ideal for any observational or astrophotographic pursuits It has GoTo functionality and using the included hand controller, you can get your telescope to automatically point to any of the 42,000 objects in … The 1.25"-diameter stainless steel counterweight shaft weighs 5.7 lbs.