Orion EQ-2M Electronics Telescope Drive

Orion EQ-2M Electronics Telescope Drive
Item # OR-7827
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  • The EQ-2M Electronics Telescope Drive by Orion provides regulated sidereal-rate tracking in right ascension, so you can automatically follow objects in the sky as they appear to circle around the pole (Polaris).
  • Precision mini-motor attaches to your Orion EQ-2 equatorial mount for motorized tracking of celestial objects.
  • Drive hand controller has 2x and 4x speeds, as well as a pause mode.
  • Includes motor, controller and battery case. Runs on four D-cell batteries, (not included).
  • Fits all Orion EQ-2 equatorial telescope mounts and all telescopes which include the EQ-2 mount.
  • Also fits specific Celestron-brand scopes and mounts (see Long Description, below).


Orion EQ-2M Electronics Telescope Drive

Give your (compatible) equatorial telescope mount an upgrade with this Orion EQ-2M Electronics Telescope Drive and track objects at sidereal rate!

Pop this precision mini-motor on a compatible Orion or Celestron equatorial telescope mount and track celestial objects automatically. It'll make observing easier and more fun! Drive provides regulated sidereal-rate tracking in right ascension. The Orion Electronic Hand controller has 2x and 4x speeds and pause mode. External disengage allows coarse movement of the scope by hand with motor attached. Both systems include electronic motor, hand controller, and battery case. Powered by four D-cell batteries. (Note: batteries are not included.)

This EQ-2M Electronic Drive System by Orion is compatible with the Orion AstroView 90 EQ Reflector Telescope, the Orion ShortTube 90 EQ Telescope, the Orion SpaceProbe 130 EQ Reflector Telescope, and the Orion EQ-2 telescope mount. Also fits Celestron G3 and G5 telescopes, Celestron Firstscope 80 EQ Refractor Telescope, and the Celestron CG-3 telescope mount.

This item has product number: OR-7827.

Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU OR-7827
Manufacturer Orion
Warranty 1 Year Warranty
Included Items

Included Items

  • Motor drive assembly
  • Orion hand controller
  • 2mm Allen wrench
  • 4mm Allen wrench
  • Battery pack (batteries not included)
Questions & Answers

Product Questions

Can I use this telescope drive with an equatorial mounts of other brands ?
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