Top 10 Equatorial Mount and Tripod – Telescope Reflectors

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1. Orion


Orion EQ-13 Equatorial Telescope Mount and Tripod

Orion #ad - Stainless steel adjustable-height tripod features a twist-on accessory tray to hold your extra eyepieces and other accessories. Vixen-style dovetail saddle provides quick attachment and removal of any telescope with compatible dovetail mounting bar. Allows manual tracking of celestial objects so they don't drift out of your telescope's field of view while you're observing. Accommodates electronic motor drive for hands-free tracking of celestial objects. Sturdy eq-13 mount provides a robust equatorial support system for small and medium-sized telescopes weighing up to 13 lbs.
BrandOrion #ad
ManufacturerOrion #ad
Part Number55026

2. Celestron


Celestron CG-4 German Equatorial Mount and Tripod

Celestron #ad - Two counterweights - 7 lb and 4 lb. German equatorial mount and tripod as supplied with all Omni XLT Series telescopes. Includes ra and DEC slow motion controls and setting circles. Tripod has adjustable height 1. 75" steel leg tripod with center brace/accessory tray.
BrandCelestron #ad
ManufacturerCelestron #ad
Height10.6 Inches
Length40.5 Inches
Weight41.85 Pounds
Width17.5 Inches
Part Number91509

3. Celestron


Celestron – Omni XLT 102 Refractor Telescope – Hand-Figured Refractor with XLT Optical Coatings – Manual German Equatorial EQ Mount with Setting Circles and Slow Motion Control – Includes Accessories

Celestron #ad - Accessories included: everything you need to begin observing immediately—6x30 optical finderscope, 1. 25” star diagonal, sturdy full-height steel tripod with 1. 75” legs, and a 25mm multicoated eyepiece. Ultra-precise german equatorial mount: Celestron CG-4 manual EQ mount with setting circles, worm gear slow-motion controls and ball bearings on both axes.

Celestron’s legendary omni xlt refractor optical tube: Celestron technicians hand select the glass for each lens in your Omni XLT refractor so only the finest grade optical glass is used. Bonus astronomy software: learn more about the night sky with your FREE download of Starry Night, one of the top consumer rated astronomy software programs with a database of more than 36, 000 celestial objects and printable sky maps.

Starbright xlt optical coatings: every air-to-glass surface in the Omni XLT’s optical path is fully multi-coated with our proprietary StarBright XLT anti-reflective coatings for the maximum level of light transmission to the eye.
BrandCelestron #ad
ManufacturerCelestron #ad
Height10 Inches
Length53 Inches
Weight43 Pounds
Width10 Inches
Part Number21088

4. Sky Watcher


Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer 2i Pro Pack – Motorized DSLR Night Sky Tracker Equatorial Mount for Portable Nightscapes, Time-Lapse and Panoramas – Wi-Fi App Camera Control – Long Exposure S20512

Sky Watcher #ad - Wide-field astrophotography: the unique, modular design allows for integration with existing photographic tripods. Equarorial base: deluxe equatorial base helps position the Star Adventurer 2i at the perfect angle for polar alignment.

Wide-field astrophotography as well as time-lapse video and telescopic use are all possible with the Star Adventurer 2i. Portable nightscape tracking platform: Motorized portable tracking platform perfect for capturing incredible detail of the Milky Way, eclipses and other astronomical objects. New features: the new, upgraded star adventurer 2i includes Wi-Fi, allowing for smartphone control using Sky-Watcher’s free SAM Console app.
BrandSky Watcher #ad
ManufacturerSky-Watcher #ad
Height6.3 Inches
Length13.9 Inches
Weight7 Pounds
Width9.6 Inches
Part NumberS20512
WarrantySky-Watcher USA warrants your telescope to be free from defects in materials and workmanship for two years.

5. Celestron


Celestron CGX Computerized German Equatorial Mount and Tripod

Celestron #ad - Motorized eq mount, 55-lb Payload. High-torque servo Motors and Belt-Drive. Nexstar+ computer Hand Controller. Guided tours and Custom Object Filters. 40, 000-object Database.
BrandCelestron #ad
ManufacturerCelestron #ad
Height9.1 Inches
Length9.1 Inches
Weight108.02 Pounds
Width9.1 Inches
Part Number91530
ModelCGX Equatorial Mount

6. Sky Watcher


Sky-Watcher EQ6-R – Fully Computerized GoTo German Equatorial Telescope Mount – Belt-driven, Computerized Hand Controller with 42,900+ Celestial Object Database, Motorized

Sky Watcher #ad - Latitude range degrees: May-65. 44-pound payload: beefy, all-metal construction provides 44-pound payload capacity, perfect for all but the heaviest optical tubes. Tripod leg Diameter: 2".

Power type: 12V 4 amp minimum. 42, 000+ object database: synscan hand controller with 42, 000plus object database will keep even the most experienced astronomer busy for countless observing nights. Built-in illuminated polar finderscope provides quick and easy polar alignment. Belt driven stepper motors provide whisper-quiet slewing with renowned precision and accuracy while virtually eliminating Periodic Error. Mounting saddle Type: D/V. Precise accurate goto: computerized, motorized GoTo German equatorial telescope mount capable of accurately tracking astronomical objects for both visual observing and astrophotography. Easy to transport: Built-in handle for easy transportation and quick setup.
BrandSky Watcher #ad
ManufacturerSky-Watcher #ad
Height12 Inches
Length25 Inches
Weight44 Pounds
Width21 Inches
Part NumberS30300
WarrantyTwo Year

7. Celestron


Celestron CGEM II Computerized German Type Motorized Equatorial Mount with Tripod

Celestron #ad - Payload capacity: 40 lbs. Dovetail mount: directly connects to both CG-5 & CGE dovetail bars. Tripod: 2" steel tripod with graduated markings on lower section. Car batterd adapter - counterweight shaft - counterweight 17 lbs/7. 7kg for the cgem equatorial mount - NexStarI Computerized Hand Controller - Tripod - 2-Year Warranty. Mount type: German Equatorial Mount.
BrandCelestron #ad
ManufacturerCelestron #ad
Height10.75 Inches
Length42.65 Inches
Weight40 Pounds
Width16.65 Inches
Part Number91523
ModelCGEM II Mount

8. Celestron


Celestron Advanced VX Computerized Mount

Celestron #ad - Advanced vx equatorial head - tripod - accessory tray - 1 x 12 lbs counterweight - NexStar+ Hand Control - DC Power Cable plugs into cigarette lighter socket - 2-Year Warranty. New dual saddle plate is compatible with the narrow dovetail and larger CGE dovetail. Every feature an astroimager wants: PEC, the ability to image across the meridian, an autoguider port, and more. Holds a maximum instrument capacity of 30 lbs. The most compact and portable of Celestron's German equatorial mounts offers the same rigidity as our larger mounts with minimal flexure and an improved industrial design.
BrandCelestron #ad
ManufacturerCelestron International #ad
Height12.01 Inches
Length39.02 Inches
Weight50 Pounds
Width25.98 Inches
Part Number91519

9. Celestron


BONUS Astronomy Software Package, Compact and Portable, PowerSeeker 80EQ Telescope, Manual German Equatorial Telescope for Beginners, Celestron, 80mm Aperture

Celestron #ad - Manual german equatorial mount: navigate the sky with our refractor telescope. Multiple accessories: the celestron powerseeker 80eq telescope features 2 eyepieces 20mm and 4mm, finderscope, erect image diagonal, plus a 3x Barlow lens to triple the power of each.

Accessories also include a FREE download of one of the top consumer rated astronomy software programs. It features a german Equatorial mount with a slow-motion altitude rod for smooth and accurate pointing. Compact and portable: this telescope for adults and kids to be used together is compact, and portable. Perfect beginners telescope: the celestron powerseeker 80EQ is an easy-to-use and powerful telescope.

Adjust rod to desired position, then easily secure by tightening cross knob. The powerseeker series is designed to give the first-time telescope user the perfect combination of quality, value, features, and power. Take the telescope to your favorite campsite or dark sky observing site, lightweight, or simply the backyard.
BrandCelestron #ad
ManufacturerCelestron #ad
Height9.61 Inches
Length38.61 Inches
Weight19 Pounds
Width12.61 Inches
Part Number21048

10. Yueoct


300mm / 11.8" Rail Bar Metal Dovetail Mounting Plate with M6 1/4" 3/8" Camera Screw for Vixen Style Dovetail Saddles Telescope Scope Adapter Mount Base OTA Equatorial Tripod Sky Astrophotography

Yueoct #ad - In addition, there are two 3/8"-16 threaded holes M8 countersunk holes with a spacing of 35mm in each slot. Twelve anti-slip rubber pads enhance the grip between mounting plate and devices, and protect devices from any damage due to mounting.

Four safety stop screw in bottom is to prevent drop by accident. The slots are 6. 4mm in width which accept M6 and 1/4"-20 screws. The 6. 4mm countersunk holes matching M6 and 1/4"-20 screws. It reserved two 1/4"-20 threaded holes for mounting on a variety of brackets that with 1/4" screw. With three long 69. 5mm / 2. 74" slots that is ideal for mounting and properly balancing devices.

Note: it need to remove two safety stop screws for the saddle that does not support drop-in loading. There are 12 pairs of 6. 4mm countersunk holes with a spacing of 20mm. Standard vixen-style dovetail on the bottom is compatible with Vixen-style saddles from any brands. It is ideal for the rings that with M6 or 1/4"-20 threaded holes with a spacing of 20mm.
BrandYueoct #ad
ManufacturerYueoct #ad
Part NumberAT-10