10Micron GM2000HPS Monolithic Equatorial Mount

Starting Price: $0.00
Price as Configured: $0.00
Brand: 10Micron Astro Technologies / SKU: 10M-2000
The 10Micron GM2000HPS Ultra-Portable equatorial mount has been discontinued and replaced with the new GM2000HPS II Combi equatorial mount.
Discontinued and Replaced
We cannot sell 10Micron products to customers outside of North and South America
Product Help
Need help deciding?
Tell us what you're looking for, and we’ll point you in the right direction. .
Weight73 lbs. (33 kg) without accessories
Instrument Payload Capacity110 lbs. (50 kg)
Latitude Range20° – 70°
Azimuth Fine Adjustment Range+/− 10°
Counterweight Shaft40 mm diameter, stainless steel, weight 9 lbs. (4 kg)
Axes50 mm diameter, alloy steel
BearingsPre-loaded tapered roller bearings
Worm Wheels215 teeth, 172 mm diameter, B14 bronze
Worms24 mm diameter, tempered alloy steel, ground and lapped
Transmission SystemBacklash-free system with timing belt and automatic backlash recovery
Motors2 axes servo brushless
Power Supply24 V DC
Power Consumption~ 0,7 A while tracking
~ 3 A at maximum speed
~ 5 A peak
Goto SpeedAdjustable from 2°/s to 20°/s
Pointing Accuracy< 20” with internal multiple-stars software mapping
Average Tracking Accuracy< +/− 1" typical for 15 minutes (< 0.7" RMS) with internal multiple-stars software mapping and compensation of flexure and polar alignment errors
Safety Stop+/− 30° past meridian in r.a. (software)
+/− 45° past meridian in r.a. (mechanical)
Communications PortsRS–232 port; GPS port; autoguide ST-4 protocol port; Ethernet port
DatabaseStars: by name, Bayer designation, Flamsteed designation, Bright Star Catalogue, SAO, HIP, HD, PPM, ADS, GCVS. Deep-sky: M, NGC, IC, PGC ,UGC limited up to mV = 16. Solar system: Sun, Moon, planets, asteroids, comets, artificial satellites. Equatorial and altazimuth coordinates. User-defined objects, fast slewing positions.
PC ControlRemote control via RS-232 or Ethernet; proprietary ASCOM driver or Meade compatible protocol; update of firmware and orbital elements of comets, asteroids, and artificial satellites via RS-232 or Ethernet; virtual control panel via RS-232 or Ethernet; optional Wi-Fi.
Firmware FeaturesUser-defined mount parking position, 2‑star and 3‑star alignment function, up to 100 alignment stars for modeling, correction of polar alignment and orthogonality errors, estimate of average pointing error, storage of multiple pointing models, sidereal, solar and lunar tracking speed adjustable on both axes, declination-based autoguide speed correction, adjustable horizon height limit, pointing and tracking past meridian, assisted balance adjustment, manual or GPS based time and coordinates setting, dome control via RS-232, configurable atmospheric refraction, network settings, comets and asteroids filter, multi-language interface. Remote Assist via an internet connection.