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Skywatcher Star Adventurer Pro Pack

Skywatcher Star Adventurer Pro Pack

This complete pro pack bundle includes the Precision Tracking Mount, Counterweight & Shaft, Equatorial Wedge and Dovetail L Bracket - simply attach to a standard camera tripod. Fully automated tracking of the night sky enables even novices to take stunning images with a DSLR camera of a variety of astronomical targets. A simple to use high quality mount system with all the features needed for astro imaging and time lapse photography.

The best selling camera tracking mount
The Star Adventurer Pro Pack is by far the best selling camera tracking mount we sell, a superb innovation by SkyWatcher that makes astrophotography simple and affordable

The Star Adventurer imaging mount can attach to any standard tripod via its ¼" or 3/8" adaptors, we also stock the dedicated Star Adventurer Tripod ref 52309, see related accessories. The latitude can be set by either adjusting the tilt of your tripod head to match your latitude or more accurately with the included Equatorial Wedge. To fit a camera to the Star Adventurer, either a tripod Ball Head can be fitted (not supplied) or to the supplied Dovetail L-Bracket. The Dovetail L-Bracket used in conjunction with the supplied counterweight shaft/counterweight also allows small telescopes (e.g. 70mm - 80mm refractor), with a ¼-20 tripod fitting, to be used with the Star Adventurer. By dispensing with the counterweight shaft, a small telescope and camera (using a ball head, not supplied) can be mounted simultaneously on the Dovetail L-bracket. Using just the dovetail bar from the Dovetail L-Bracket, two cameras can be mounted at the same time using two tripod ball heads (not supplied).

Included in the package
Star Adventurer Mount
Ball Head Adaptor
Illuminated Polar Scope
Dovetail L-Bracket
Equatorial Wedge
Counterweight Shaft
1kg Counterweight

Product features:
• Multiple pre-programmed speeds for time lapse photography
• Tracking rate selectable between Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
• Built in polar scope with illuminator
• DSLR interface for automatic electronic shutter control
• Built-in auto-guiding interface for single-axis auto guiding
• Low power consumption
• External Mini USB power support
• Compatible with 3/8" and 1/4" camera tripod thread
• Free firmware upgrades
• Maximum payload at 5kg Specifications
• Mount Type Ultra compact equatorial tracking platform
• Motor Drive DC Servo
• Power Supply 4xAA battery: DC 3.6V~6.5V; External power supply DC 5V
• Payload Capacity 5kg (11 lb)
• Tracking Modes Sidereal, Solar or Lunar tracking rate for both hemispheres
• Time-lapse photography: 12hr/4hr/2hr rev.

Customer Reviews

  Great camera / telescope mount  The Sky Adventurer pro kit makes a great motorised equatorial mount for a camera or telescope. Easy to set up and does what it says on the box. Good price from Harrison's as well.  (22/02/2019) Barry Underwood - Warwick

  What a great bit of kit  So impressed with this. Delivered very quickly by Harrison telescopes, price was also excellent. The kit itself is very well thought out. I have set it all up ready for use - now I just need the dark skies we have just had for the past few weeks.   (08/02/2019) Mark - North Yorkshire

  Star Adventurer  So chuffed that i went to Harrison Telescopes for my new toy. They gave me all the info i could need and were very quick about it. The delivery was prompt and well packaged. They have to be the best all round... Many thanks...Neil   (22/01/2019) Neil - Sussex

  Multiple set-up master!  Received my star adventurer very quickly, even during the Christmas rush. It offers so many variations of set-up for camera(s) or small telescope. Love the way it's possible to mount a camera and counterweight and still have the ability to use the polar telescope. It's very well designed and built.   (12/01/2019) David Hargreaves - Staffordshire Moorlands

  Excellent product and service  I had got as far as I could with static astrophotography and needed to invest in a tracker. I did a lot of research and the Star Adventurer was closest to my requirements. Harrisons was the best price including delivery I could find anywhere. Delivered next day by standard delivery.   (11/01/2019) Dave - Essex

  Excellent kit  Received as Christmas present and only had the chance to use twice due to weather so far,due to time only had the chance to set up on basic alignment but tracking was impressive,good quality kit apart from battery cover which is not very secure.Used it with portable phone power pack which was ideal   (09/01/2019) Sirbasil - Sussex

  My best tracking yet!  Received my Skywatcher Star Adventurer Pro Pack very quickly and managed to give a try. It performed better than expected and would easily recommend this to anyone getting starting into astrophotography. Here is an image I took: https://www.flickr.com/photos/ghofer/46677317871/in/datetaken-public/   (09/01/2019) Gunter - Caterham

  Ideal kit for mobility  As a birder with some long lenses and an interest in astrophotography this is the ideal way to utilise my birders kit. Have had a play and although photos were slightly out of focus there was no sign of trailing over 20 frames. Just need some good clear skies now. :)   (02/01/2019) Ian Paterson - Jarrow

  Fantastic portable piece of kit  I brought this for its portability as I travel a lot. Very easy to setup and use, build quality is great. i got this for my dslr setup. And so far its been fantastic. Looking forward to my travel adventures with this kit. At home I have a 250p flextube dobby so not as portable. Highly recommended   (14/12/2018) Matt Redding - Essex

  Great Service  Not had a chance to use yet but impressed with build quality and price. Have setup as best I can in the house and itching to get out and use it once the weather relaxes! Also impressed with Harrison's as I had a wee issue with one part. This was dealt with promptly and can't recommend them enough   (09/11/2018) Nick - SW Scotland

  Not used yet .  The item arrived very promptly and well packaged.The instructions regarding polar alignment require some previous knowlege.As yet I have not had time or conditions to use it ,but I do look forward to doing so.I can only give 4 stars at present as it had not been used.   (02/11/2018) Barry - Durham

  perfect  an excellent bit of kit light weight but solid fantastic price and easy to take anywhere   (28/09/2018) jim - ramsgate

  Excellent kit.  Very well made product (apart from battery cover and polar illuminator). Been cloudy every night bar one since I got it but it worked well the one night I used it. Very pleased with it and the service from Ed.   (17/09/2018) Nige - Lichfield

  Star Adventurer  Great product, takes my WO Telescope. Well pleased with Harrisons, have recommend them. Robin Durant, Ho. Chair, Adur Astronomical Society   (14/09/2018) Robin Durant - Brighton

  Solid product  Astronomy and photography are my main hobbies, but I've never combined them aside from dabbling with a motorised EQ1. This is an entirely different beast. Great results on the first night out - 60 second subs came easily at 200mm. Service was great too, it took less than 18 hours to reach me!   (17/08/2018) Jamie - Fordingbridge

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Skywatcher Star Adventurer Pro Pack

MPN: 50200

Price: 262.00

The user friendly solution to astrophotography with DSLR Cameras or small telescopes, Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer pro pack mounts provide various combinations to satisfy all your needs for astrophotography and time lapse photography. It is a high precision, portable and stable celestial tracking platform for sidereal, solar and lunar tracking with automatic DSLR shutter release control. In addition to the astro capability, it contains pre-programmed parameters assisting you to create interesting time-lapse videos with your DSLR.

This Star Adventurer Pro Pack is the top selling camera tracking mount we sell

Included in the Pro Pack
Star Adventurer Mount
Ball Head Adaptor
Illuminated Polar Scope
Dovetail L-Bracket
Equatorial Wedge
Counterweight Shaft
1kg Counterweight

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