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The New iOptron Tri-Pier 360 Portable Telescope Pier Carries Up to 360 Pounds of Astronomy Gear
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The New iOptron Tri-Pier 360 Portable Telescope Pier Carries Up to 360 Pounds of Astronomy Gear

Recognizing that many observers and imagers alike are choosing to take larger and more capable instruments to “darker skies,” iOptron designers created the Tri-Pier 360 to serve as a portable support for their equipment. A rugged, dependable, portable pier, the Tri-Pier 360, so named because it is engineered to carry […]

The CEM 120 Offers iOptron’s Revolutionary Center-Balance Design to Payload Up to 115 Pounds
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The CEM 120 Offers iOptron’s Revolutionary Center-Balance Design to Payload Up to 115 Pounds

Recognizing the growing demand for an accurate and stable equatorial mount with the versatility to carry larger instruments and more complex imaging arrays, iOptron has extended its revolutionary center-balance design to the greater-than-100-pound-payload class with the CEM120. iOptron’s unique “center balance” design yields stability, accuracy and smooth mechanical operation, characteristics […]

iOptron Extends Its Range of Astronomy Camera Mounts with iOptron SkyGuider Pro
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iOptron Extends Its Range of Astronomy Camera Mounts with iOptron SkyGuider Pro

Four years ago, iOptron introduced the SkyGuider; which quickly became a tool of choice for serious astro-scape and wide-field astro-imaging. Since then, there has been an explosion of interest in this popular genre of outdoor photography. As users’ imaginations pushed existing tracking devices to their limits, iOptron designers recognized it […]