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iOptron Goto Nova Upgrade kit NOW SOLD

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This very useful upgrade kit will give you full Goto when added to an EQ5 or Vixen GP type mount. This is an extract from the instructions:

The GoToNova® dual axis GOTO upgrading kit is available for the EQ5-like mounts (144 teeth). The kit is compatible with the following mounts: EQ5, Vixen Great Polaris (GP), Orion SkyView Pro, Celestron CG-5, Meade LDX55/LDX75 and Astro-5. The kit may also be used on the older Vixen Super Polaris (SP) with some more modification to the housing.

I am selling it because I now have an AZEQ5 so do not need it any more. It is in good condition, fully functional and works very well. It is easy to fit to a Vixen GP mount (I have done this), and should be similar on an EQ5. The others I have no experience of.

The hand controller has a nice clear display showing good detail of what is going on and making it easy to use. It will connect to SkyFi type systems to allow control from a smartphone/iPad via SkySafari for instance.

Full instructions here:

https://www.altairastro.com/public/ioptron/GoToNovaKitV20.pdf

Looking for £200 Plus postage via PayPal fees paid or bank transfer.

Photos at the weekend!

Cheers,

Stu

NB Now also on ABS. Will resort to eBay at some point too!

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