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Ioptron IEQ45-Az mount

Started by m11, 11/23/2013 05:28AM
Posted 11/23/2013 05:28AM Opening Post
Has anyone tried this mount? How heavy an OTA can this mount accommodate.
Barry J
Posted 12/03/2013 11:51AM #1

I have no direct experience, but a fellow astronomy club member has an IEQ-xx and absolutely loves it. I think he has the IEQ-30. He replaced a Celestron CG-5 GT and says there is no comparison between the two, the I-Optron is that much better. He does some visual, but mostly DSLR photography with a C8 or an small Newtonian or refractor.