This Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer Counterweight Kit is an accessory for the Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer Mount. Since the upgrade is not retractable like the standard shaft, it eliminates any potentially troublesome weight shifts during tracking of celestial objects, which can wreak havoc on tracking accuracy. In Stock / Ships from Anacortes ... Sky-Watcher Counterweight Kit for Star Adventurer Mounts. This fits straight into the star adventurer body and allow you to properly … - 20 lbs. The stainless steel counterweight shaft attaches to the Star Adventurer Dec Bracket very easily, and it is used to counter-balance a heavy payload. The upgrade is thicker than the standard, 3/4" diameter shaft that comes with the Atlas EQ-G Mount for enhanced stability. Please try again. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Counterweight kit for Star Adventurer mount. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. As far as I can tell it has an M8 thread. As others have noted, the Atlas EQ-G should come with this part as standard equipment. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Previous page of related Sponsored Products, Reviewed in the United States on January 16, 2018. The standard shaft uses an M12 thread to attach the extension and the end stop. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. 10.1 lbs. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Larger diameter, sturdier, and heavier counterweight shaft compared to the standard shaft. Counterweight Shaft Extension for Star Adventurer. For those using heavy full frame camera with popular 200, 300 or 400mm lenses the counter weight … This 2.2 (1 kg) counterweight and counterweight shaft set was designed for the Skywatcher Star Adventurer Multi-Function Mount. This part uses a much larger diameter thread to attach to the upper cap portion, and an M12 thread to attach the end stop. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. iOptron Counterweight Shaft Extension for iEQ45 Mount. The kit comes with a threaded shaft, a 2.2lb (1kg) weight, a retaining screw to hold its placement on the shaft, and an end screw to make sure the weight doesn't slip off the shaft. Use Sky Watcher's Star Adventurer Counterweight Kit to balance the weight of an optical tube assembly or camera rig that is mounted on your Star Adventurer mount. The polished shaft screws onto the existing counterweight shaft extending it's length 18.5 cm (7.3"). … Set, Meade #1404 Tube Balance Weight System for 16" ACF's and SCT's, Baader 1 kg (2.2 lb.) Counterweight for Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G Mount. Note: This will not fit the earlier Sky-Watcher 'EQ6' counterweight shaft. HK$240.00. SKU: CO-CW-Shaft-22cm Shipping Weight: 0.22 KGS Availability: In stock now! The Shaft Upgrade features a threaded Declination axis collar to provide a more rigid and secure coupling to the Atlas EQ-G Telescope Mount. There was a problem completing your request. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Reviewed in the United States on August 25, 2016. It came with easy to use instructions and it allows less weight to be used since the shaft itself is longer and heavier than the stock shaft. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, + $43.93 Shipping & Import Fees Deposit to France. Lens Heater Warmer Dew Heater with Temperature Regulator Strip for Ice Fog Universa... Bewinner 1.25 inch Astronomy Accessory Kit, 1.25" Plossl Telescope Eyepiece Set wit... To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Find answers in product info, Q&As, reviews. In-Stock - Available at warehouse ships in 1-2 weeks, Meade #1405 Tube Balance Weight System for 14" ACF's and SCT's, Farpoint Astro 12-inch LightBridge Counterweights - 3 lb. 2.25 pound counterweight with threaded counterweight shaft Counterweight kit for Star Adventurer mount 3/8” threaded post Star Adventurer Ball Head Adapter This bundle contains 2 items (may ship separately) 1 of SkyWatcher S20540 Star Adventurer Counter Weight … Complete Counterweight System (10) Counterweight Shaft (3) Counterweight (31) Weight Of A Counterweight. Reviewed in the United States on August 16, 2016. its the upgrade my EQ need it. Get the star adventurer counterweight/shaft and an M12 to M8 adaptor. Something like a 6" or 8" extension … If you want to use the new Star Adventurer system with a small scope for astro work, you will need this 1kg counterweight with shaft. 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