Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer Mini (SAM) Motorised Mount – Red
The ultra portable Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer Mini (SAM) is a lightweight equatorial mount that is only 650g heavy! It is a high precision, portable and stable celestial tracking platform for Sidereal, Solar and Lunar tracking with automatic DSLR shutter release control (not included). Moreover, it can be fully controlled with Wi-Fi for assisting you to create interesting time-lapse videos with your DSLR. Sky-Watcher shutter release cables can be purchased separately for most poplar camera models/brands.
SAM fits on most of astronomical, photo, or video tripod via its 1/4″ and 3/8″ adaptor.
Integrated Wi-Fi Platform
SAM is equipped with build in Wi-Fi and the free Star Adventurer Mini Console App for Android and iOS platform for controlling the mount with your smatphone.
Precise Polar Alignment for Pinpoint Stars Astrophotography
The Polar Scope with an included illuminator helps the polar alignment process in both Northern and Southern hemispheres. That is a great advantage for achieving professional astronomical photos. The equatorial wedge (not supplied) is equipped with fine adjustment knobs in both azimuth and latitude axes for easily centring the celestial pole without moving the tripod.
• High precision, portable and stable camera tracking system
• Built-in WiFi with free app for Android and iOS platforms
• Multi-language support
• Solar, lunar and sidereal tracking rates for astrophotography
• Payloads up to 3kg
• Easy Polar Alignments with polar scope
• Supports Star-Scape photography
• Supports standard short exposure time-lapse photography
• Supports long exposure time-lapse photography
• Supports Star-Scape time-lapse photography
• Provides DSLR shutter control for mulitple brands
• Lifetime FREE firmware upgrades
• Built-in motor protection and status indicators
• Power Options: AAx2 Batteries or external USB supply
• Fits standard 3/8 and 1/4 inch tripod/quick release brackets
• Expandable with a range of optional accessories
Star Adventurer Mount Head
Illuminator for polar scope
Ball head adapter