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Celestron Advanced VX Equatorial Mount with Free Soft Mount Case

Celestron Advanced VX Equatorial Mount with Free Soft Mount Case - 91519

SKU: CEL-91519-FG
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 30
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
  • Free soft mount case when you buy from High Point!
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$899.00
Celestron Advanced VX Equatorial Mount with Free Soft Mount Case

Celestron Advanced VX Equatorial Mount - 91519 - Used

SKU: BB-11294-CEL-91519
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 30
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
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$899.00 $690.00
Losmandy G-11 Equatorial Mount Head

Losmandy G-11 Equatorial Mount with FHD Tripod and Gemini GoTo System - G11G

SKU: LOS-G11G
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Gemini II, Computerized
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 60
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
$3,395.00

Meade LX850 German Equatorial Mount with Starlock & Tripod - 37-0850-00

SKU: MEA-37-0850-00
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 90
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
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$7,239.00
Software Bisque Paramount MX+ Robotic Telescope Mount

Software Bisque Paramount MX+ Robotic Telescope System - SB10214

SKU: SWB-SB10214
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mount
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 100
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: No
$9,595.00

Explore Scientific Twilight I Mount & Tripod - MAZ01-00

SKU: EXS-MAZ01-00
  • Mount Type: Alt-Azimuth Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Manual - No Electronics
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 18
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
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$289.99
ADM Accessories Vixen Series 7" Universal Dovetail Bar

ADM Accessories Vixen Style Universal Dovetail Plate - 7" Long VDUP7

SKU: ADM-VDUP7
  • Type of Mounting Hardware: Dovetails Only
  • Dovetail or Attachment Type: V-Series (Vixen)
  • Dovetail, Saddle or Mount Adapter Length: 7"
$50.00
Losmandy GM-8 Equatorial Mount Head

Losmandy GM-8 Equatorial Mount with Tucked-In Motors, LW Tripod, and Gemini 2 Go-To System - GM8G

SKU: LOS-GM8G
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 30
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
$2,495.00
SkyFi III Wireless Telescope Controller

SkyFi 3 Wireless Control Module - SKYFI3

SKU: SST-SKYFI3
  • The SkyFi 3 Adapter is designed to enable wireless telescope control via an iOS or Android smart device's WiFi function.
  • A rechargeable lithium-ion battery is incorporated into the SkyFi 3 in order to provide up to 12 hours of field use!
  • Offers compatibility with telescopes that have RS-232 serial interfaces, as well as with more recent Meade USB-only telescopes.
  • This exceptionally compact device comes with a Velcro belt for attaching to a telescope mount or tripod.
  • Includes a micro USB power adapter to provide external power.
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$219.95

Orion Atlas EQ-G Heavy Duty Computerized GoTo Equatorial Mount - 09996

SKU: ORI-09996
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 40
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
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$1,699.99

Sky-Watcher AllView Alt-Az Mount - S20150

SKU: SKY-S20150
  • Mount Type: Dual Alt-Az/Equatorial
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Panorama
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 10
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
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$435.00
Software Bisque Paramount MEII Mount

Software Bisque Paramount ME II Robotic Mount with Motor-Based Encoders - SB10252

SKU: SWB-SB10252
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 240
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: No
  • Includes standard motor-based encoders
$16,595.00

Celestron Omni CG-4 German Equatorial Mount - 91509

SKU: CEL-91509
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Manual - No Electronics
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 20
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
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$289.00

Meade X Wedge Equatorial Wedge - 07028

SKU: MEA-07028
  • This Meade X-Wedge Equatorial Wedge facilitates extended astro-imaging exposures longer than about 5 minutes using Meade LX200 and LX600 Schmidt-Cassegrain and ACF telescope models.
  • Fits between the telescope and the tripod to allow equatorial-style mounts to be tilted to correspond with the observer's latitude for precise polar alignment for your telescope.
  • The Meade X-Wedge is an exceptionallly heavy-duty wedge that provides mounting with excellent vibration damping that is both secure and stable.
  • Made from ultra-rigid precision CNC-machined aircraft grade aluminum with smooth and accurate adjustments for altitude and azimuth.
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$799.00

Meade X Wedge Equatorial Wedge - 07028 - Used

SKU: UEQ-17247-MEA-07028
  • This Meade X-Wedge Equatorial Wedge facilitates extended astro-imaging exposures longer than about 5 minutes using Meade LX200 and LX600 Schmidt-Cassegrain and ACF telescope models.
  • Fits between the telescope and the tripod to allow equatorial-style mounts to be tilted to correspond with the observer's latitude for precise polar alignment for your telescope.
  • The Meade X-Wedge is an exceptionallly heavy-duty wedge that provides mounting with excellent vibration damping that is both secure and stable.
  • Made from ultra-rigid precision CNC-machined aircraft grade aluminum with smooth and accurate adjustments for altitude and azimuth.
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$799.00 $699.00

Orion Sirius EQ-G Go-To German Equatorial Mount - 09995

SKU: ORI-09995
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 30
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
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$1,299.99
iOptron CubePro Alt-Azimuth Mount

iOptron Cube Pro GoTo Alt-Azimuth Telescope Mount - 8200

SKU: IOP-8200
  • Mount Type: Alt-Azimuth Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 8
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
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$428.00
Celestron Vibration Suppression Pads
$58.95
Celestron Vibration Suppression Pads
$58.95 $47.50
ADM 18" D Series Dovetail Plate for Celestron 9.25" SCT

ADM Accessories D Series Dovetail Plate for Celestron 9.25" SCT OTA - DC925

SKU: ADM-DC925
  • Type of Mounting Hardware: Dovetails Only
  • Dovetail or Attachment Type: D-Series (Losmandy)
  • Dovetail, Saddle or Mount Adapter Length: 18"
$100.00
ADM D Series Universal Dovetail Plate - 7"

ADM Universal Dovetail Plate for Losmandy D Style Mounts - 7" Long - DUP7

SKU: ADM-DUP7
  • Type of Mounting Hardware: Dovetails Only
  • Dovetail or Attachment Type: D-Series (Losmandy)
  • Dovetail, Saddle or Mount Adapter Length: 7"
$65.00
ADM Accessories Universal Mini Dovetail Bar - 7"

ADM MDS Series 7" Universal Mini Dovetail Bar - MDS-U7

SKU: ADM-MDS-U7
  • Type of Mounting Hardware: Dovetails Only
  • Dovetail or Attachment Type: Mini
  • Dovetail, Saddle or Mount Adapter Length: 7"
$70.00
ADM Accessories V Series to D Series Converter

ADM V2D Vixen Saddle to Losmandy Saddle Converter - V2D

SKU: ADM-V2D
  • Type of Mounting Hardware: Saddle Adapter
  • Dovetail or Attachment Type: D/V or V/D Conversion
  • Dovetail, Saddle or Mount Adapter Length: 7"
  • Converts V-Series Saddle to D-Series Saddle
$120.00
ADM Accessories Vixen Style Universal Dovetail Bar - 11"

ADM Accessories Vixen Style Universal Dovetail Plate - 11" Long - VDUP11

SKU: ADM-VDUP11
  • Type of Mounting Hardware: Dovetails Only
  • Dovetail or Attachment Type: V-Series (Vixen)
  • Dovetail, Saddle or Mount Adapter Length: 11"
$55.00
ADM Vixen Series 14" Universal Dovetail Bar

ADM Accessories Vixen Style Universal Dovetail Plate - 14" Long VDUP14

SKU: ADM-VDUP14
  • Type of Mounting Hardware: Dovetails Only
  • Dovetail or Attachment Type: V-Series (Vixen)
  • Dovetail, Saddle or Mount Adapter Length: 14"
$60.00

A great telescope mount and tripod can truly complement the celestial observing experience of any amateur astronomer. At High Point Scientific, we have a wide array of telescope tripods and mounts from the most popular brands today, such as Celestron, Meade, Orion, and many more. We offer gps mounts, dovetail mount options, GoTo telescope mount options and motorized telescope mount options to improve your nighttime stargazing experience. Be sure to reach out to one of our telescope experts if you would like help selecting a telescope mount or heavy duty tripod to best fit your observing needs.

When selecting a telescope mount it is important that you select a mount that has more than enough payload capacity to support your telescope and any accessories you plan on adding to your telescope. A general rule of thumb is to never exceed 80% of your telescope mount's payload capacity when visual observing and never exceed 60% of your mount's payload capacity when imaging.

There are two main telescope mount types, the Equatorial mount and Alt-Azimuth mount. Equatorial mounts, including the German and motorized equatorial mount, are great platforms for astro-imaging and visual observing. Alt-Azimuth telescope mounts are great for easy point and view visual observations. Each mount type comes in computerized telescope mount configurations and non-computerized configurations. The telescope GoTo mount can easily find celestial objects for you, taking the guesswork out of observing. However, they can also be an added expense, which is something to consider when purchasing a new telescope mount.