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iOptron CEM40 with LiteRoc Tripod and Hard Case


Price: $2,478.00


  • Manufacturer: iOptron
  • MPN: C402A3
  • SKU: IO-C402A3
  • Availability: 1 In Stock at Colville

<p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">The iOptron&reg; CEM40 mount is the next generation of center-balanced equatorial mounts. This mount is incredibly eye-pleasing, and its beauty is found in more than its appearance. The functionality of the mount is superb. Weighing in at only 17.4lbs., this mount can support a payload of up to 40lbs.! That's incredible!</span><br style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;" /><br style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;" /></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;">Innovative iOptron Technology</strong></span><br style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;" /><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">Make way for an innovative mount! This mount has an integrated electronic polar finder scope known as the iPolar. This tool ensures the accurate alignment of a telescope, even when the pole star is obscured. There are large levers on the quick-lock drive engagement system; these large levers make it easy to snap the gears into place.</span><br style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;" /><br style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;" /><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">This iOptron CEM40 mount has a dual saddle that accommodates Losmandy and Vixen-style dovetail plates. it also uses iOptron's ultra-quiet, low-power consumption stepper motor drive system, aiding the mount in providing precise tracking.</span><br style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;" /><br style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;" /></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;">Computerized Mount Features</strong></span><br style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;" /><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">The iOptron CEM40 mount uses the Go2Nova&reg; 8407 hand controller to navigate the night sky. This incredible technology helps observers find celestial objects with the aid of the mount's 212,000+ object database! For those looking for a telescope that has the capability of tracking and finding beautiful night sky objects, this mount is a must have tool.</span><br style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;" /><br style="font-family: &quot; background-color: #eeeeee;" /><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;">With the included tripod, 11lbs. counterweight, and the mount's computerized technology, observers are just an OTA away from a spectacular viewing experience!</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong style="font-family: &quot;;">Features</strong><br style="font-family: &quot;;" /></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Unique design, Center-Balanced equatorial mount (CEM) for maximum payload and minimum mount weight</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Idea for both visual observation and astrophotography</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Maximum payload of 40 lbs (18 kg) with the mount weight of only 17.4 lbs (7.9 kg)</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">All metal, CNC machined with red/black anodized</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Easy to use quick-lock gear clutches</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Integrated iPolar<sup>TM</sup>&nbsp;electronic polar finder</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Low periodic error (&lt; &plusmn; 7 arc seconds)</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Permanent periodic error correction (PPEC)</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Precision stepper motor for precise GOTO and accurate tracking</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Go2Nova&reg; 8407+ controller with Advanced GOTONOVA&reg; GOTO Technology with built-in heater</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Integrated ST-4 autoguiding port</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">32-channel Global Positioning System (GPS)</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">USB communication port</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Cable management system</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">6" Losmandy D &amp; Vixen dual dovetail saddle</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Standard LiteRoc 1.75" inch heavy-duty stainless steel tripod (7kg)</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Hard case</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Optional WiFi for mount control via SmartPhone/Tablet/Computer</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong>NEW</strong>&nbsp;iOptron subsidized TheSky Imaging Edition</span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p>



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