HERITAGE-114P VIRTUOSO TELESCOPE
Furthermore, the Virtuoso™ mount can be upgraded to GoTo by purchasing a Synscan™ AZ GoTo handset and cable, allowing 42,900+ night sky objects to be automatically found from its extensive database.
Electronic shutter releases available for popular camera models- Please ask.

As well as its superb astronomical functionality, the Virtuoso™ mount has a lot of other clever features for photography (camera not included):

Camera Cruising: Take photographs automatically with your DSLR at up to 6 preset positions. The mount will stop at each predetermined position and automatically trigger the camera’s shutter release. (Canon-D electronic shutter release cable supplied but other Skywatcher cables are readily available)

Video Cruising/Time Lapse Photography: The mount can automatically move your video camera through up to 6 preset positions without any pause. Up to 5 speeds can be selected in this mode (see below)

Panoramic/Matrix Photography: The mount can control a DSLR camera to take long distance panoramas up to 360°.



Supplied in attractive giftbox.

Specification:

Magnifications (with eyepieces supplied): x20 & x50
Highest Practical Power (Potential): x228
Diameter of Primary Mirror: 114mm
Parabolic Primary Mirror
Telescope Focal Length: 500mm (f/4.38)
Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm
Rack and Pinion Focuser (1.25”)
Red Dot Finder
Virtuoso™ Computerised Multi-Function Mount
DC Servo Motors, Driving Resolution 2.42 arc sec
Payload Capacity 4kg
Astronomical Tracking Speed: Sidereal Rate
Slewing Speeds: 8x, 16x, 64x, 400x, >2000x Max
Speeds in Time Lapse Mode: 1xRotation/24hrs/6hrs/3hrs, 2.5°/sec, 1.2°/sec
Supplied with L-Bracket and Canon-D Electronic Shutter Release Cable (note: Cellphone adapter is not included)
Virtuoso™ Mount Upgradeable to GoTo with addition of Synscan™
AZ GoTo Handset and cable (available separately)
Telescope/Mount attachable to most Prosumer tripods via 3/8” thread
Power Requirement: 12v DC 1 Amp Power Supply (Tip Positive). Skywatcher
Power Tank Recommended or AA Batteries (not supplied)
Overall Weight Approx 5.3kg (mount 3.7kg), Dimensions 29x29x53cm