Orion GoTo Upgrade Kit For Skyview Pro EQ Telescope Mounts

Orion GoTo Upgrade Kit For Skyview Pro EQ Telescope Mounts
$579.99
Item # OR-7817
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  • Go Orion GoTo! Upgrade your standard SkyView Pro telescope or mount to enjoy computerized GoTo object location and tracking with this upgrade kit
  • GoTo system Automatically locates and tracks more than 42,900 celestial targets with pushbutton ease
  • Upgrade kit installs easily and requires no modification to the SkyView Pro equatorial mount
  • Includes two motors, motor control box, motor covers, motor control box, GoTo hand controller, brackets, and more!
  • Requires a 12-volt DC power source or an AC power adapter (sold separately)
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Orion GoTo Upgrade Kit For Skyview Pro EQ Telescope Mounts


Upgrade your standard SkyView Pro telescope with a computerized Orion GoTo system that automatically locates and tracks more than 42,900 targets with pushbutton ease. The convenient GoTo hand controller features intuitive menus for easy target acquisition. Dual stepper motors slew the telescope at 3.4-deg per second to center your target in the eyepiece. The kit installs easily and requires no modification to the telescope mount. Includes two motors, motor control box, and hand controller. Requires a 12-volt DC power source or an AC power adapter (both sold separately).

Please note that SkyView Pro telescope mounts purchased before mid-2004 are not upgradeable.

Manufacturer Product Number: 7817

Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU OR-7817
Manufacturer Orion
Warranty Limited Warranty
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Included Items

Included Items

  • Orion computerized hand controller
  • Declination GoTo motor assembly
  • R.A. GoTo motor assembly
  • 12V DC power cable (for use with optional 12V power supply, which is sold separately)
  • Brass gears with 2mm socket-head set screws
  • Motor control box
  • Motor control box bracket
  • GoTo hand controller cable
  • GoTo hand controller bracket
  • Motor Cable (13")
  • Motor Cable (27")
  • Hand controller-to-PC cable (5?)
  • Declination motor cover
  • Right ascension motor cover
  • Right ascension motor attachment screw
  • Declination motor attachment screw
  • Phillips screw (10mm)
  • Phillips screws (8mm)
  • flat washers
  • lock washer
  • 4mm hex key
  • 2mm hex key
  • Phillips-head screwdriver
Questions & Answers

Product Questions

Is it compatible with Skywatcher EQ3-2 mount?
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Hi, Is it compatible with Skywatcher EQ5 mount? Thanks.
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Are the values tunable? Like #motorrotations vs degrees slew? Because i want to build it on a custom mount.
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