iOptron IEQ45 5KG Counterweight 8027
Item No. 644-11755
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Manuf. No. iOptron 8027
iOptron 11 pound counterweight for iOptron iEQ45 and iEQ45M equatorial mount, 8027
This iOptron 5 kg (11 pound) counterweight lets you balance an extra-heavy optical tube and heavy accessory load (such as a photoguide scope, accessory dovetail, mounting rings, and a camera) on an iOptron iEQ45 or iEQ45 modified computerized go-to equatorial mount.
These mounts come standard with two 11 pound counterweights suitable to balance payloads up to 25 pounds.
Adding one or more of these counterweights to the mount (and an optional iOptron #8026 counterweight shaft extension, if needed) will let you balance payloads up to 45 pounds. A hand-tighten knob holds the counterweight in place on the mounts 28mm (1.1") diameter declination shaft.
The counterweight measures 5.05" in diameter and 2.07" in height.