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Celestron Advanced VX Equatorial Mount

Celestron Advanced VX Equatorial Mount - 91519

SKU: CEL-91519
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 30
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: Yes
  • Free polar scope & soft case when you buy from High Point!
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$899.00
iOptron CEM60 Equatorial Mount (No Tripod)

iOptron CEM60 Equatorial Mount with Case - 7200

SKU: IOP-7200
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 60
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: No
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$2,188.00
Losmandy G-11 Gemini II Equatorial Mount

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

SKU: LOS-G11GFT
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • 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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$6,579.00
Software Bisque Paramount MX+ Robotic Telescope Mount

Software Bisque Paramount MX+ Robotic Telescope System - MXRED

SKU: SWB-MXRED
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 100
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: No
$9,000.00

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 $239.99
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 with Gemini GoTo

Losmandy GM-8 Equatorial Mount with 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 Telescope Controller - 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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$199.95

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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$1,449.99

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 $400.00
Software Bisque Paramount MEII Mount

Software Bisque Paramount ME II Robotic Telescope System - MEIIRED

SKU: SWB-MEIIRED
  • Mount Type: Equatorial Mounts
  • Type of Mount Electronics: Computerized - GoTo
  • Weight Capacity (lb.): 240
  • Mount Includes Tripod or Pier: No
$15,000.00

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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$299.95 $279.00

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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$599.00

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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$1,199.99
ADM CGEM Super Knob Upgrade Kit - Orange Anodized

ADM 14-Piece CGEM Mount Upgrade Kit - Orange Anodized - CGEM-OR-S

SKU: ADM-CGEM-OR-S
  • This ADM 14-Piece Upgrade Kit is made to work with the Celestron CGEM.
  • Included in the kit are two saddle knobs, two azimuth knobs, two spreader bar knobs, one altitude knob, one finder hole plug, one "T"-handle, the three rosette knobs, and clutch lever knobs.
  • The knobs are CNC machined from aluminum.
  • ADM has anodized the knobs orange, so they match the signature Celestron orange color.
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$230.00
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
$53.95 $46.95
Celestron RA Motor Drive for AstroMaster and PowerSeeker Equatorial Mounts

Celestron RA Motor Drive for AstroMaster & PowerSeeker EQ Mounts - 93514

SKU: CEL-93514
  • Use this small Celestron Motor Drive to automatically track stars as they make their westward movement across the sky.
  • Works with Celestron AstroMaster and PowerSeeker equatorial telescope systems, as well as any setup that employs Celestron CG-2 or CG-3 equatorial mounts.
  • This single-axis motor drive from Celestron installs easily and operates via a 9V battery, no cumbersome cords required.
  • Suitable for use in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres.
$41.95 $35.95

Celestron CG-4 Dual Axis Motor Drive - 93522

SKU: CEL-93522
  • Designed for CG-4 equatorial mounts, this Celestron Dual-Axis Motor Drive with drive correcting capability offers tracking in RA while permitting adjustments in DEC.
  • Enables optimal image sharpness by strictly controlling your telescope's tracking speed while long, timed exposures of celestial objects are being taken.
  • Offers four speeds: 1x (sidereal rate), 2x (guiding control), 4x, and 8x (centering).
  • Operates via 4 user supplied D-cell batteries inserted into the battery holder unit.
  • Compact enough to easily fit in the palm of your hand, the hand controller module is ergonomically comfortable to use.
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$149.95 $131.95

Celestron HD Pro Heavy Duty Wedge - 93664

SKU: CEL-93664
  • This Celestron HD Pro Wedge is expressly designed for up to 11" fork-mounted Celestron Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope models.
  • Boasting a 14 mm diameter Latitude Adjustment Screw for extra strength and stability, the Celestron HD Pro Wedge minimizes vibration to allow easier rotation of heavy telescopes.
  • Features a built-in telescope hand control unit holder.
  • A recessed tilt plate fits the base of the telescope to enable attachment via simple rotation.
  • Bulkier heavy-duty side plates offer greater rigidity for reduced vibration during imaging sessions.
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$419.95 $369.95
Celestron Aux Port Splitter

Celestron Aux Port Splitter - 93919

SKU: CEL-93919
  • Cable or Adapter Type: Auxiliary (Accessories like hand controllers, etc.)
  • Connector Type: Side A: Modular RJ
  • Connector Type: Side B: Modular RJ
$21.95 $19.95

Celestron SkySync GPS Accessory for all Celestron Telescopes - 93969

SKU: CEL-93969
  • This Celestron SkySync GPS Accessory Module is a 16-channel GPS receiver that is capable of ascertaining your telescope's precise location along with other critical data needed to find objects in the night sky.
  • Compatible with all Celestron computerized telescopes save for the SkyProdigy series.
  • Plugs into the drive base port of your telescope for better initial star alignment accuracy.
  • Links up to one of several Global Positioning Satellites in order to automatically download exact time, data, latitude, and longitude data.
$149.95 $128.95

Celestron StarSense Auto Telescope Alignment Accessory - 94005

SKU: CEL-94005
  • With the Celestron StarSense AutoAlign Accessory, telescope alignment takes place in mere minutes allowing even the most novice observer to feel like a seasoned astronomer almost instantly.
  • Uses a built-in camera and sophisticated software to automatically determine the identity of celestial objects.
  • Incorporates a database of more than 40,000 celestial objects.
  • Press the Sky Tour button to start your tour through all the best night sky objects that can be viewed from your current vantage point.
  • Four-line, 16-character LCD screen and 19 fiber optic LED buttons are both backlit.
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$359.95
Celestron 22 lb. CGE Pro Counterweight

Celestron 22 lb. Counterweight for CGE Pro, CGEM DX, CGE or CGX-L - 94187

SKU: CEL-94187
  • Individual Counterweight Weights (lb.): 22
  • Counterweight Bore Size: 1.25"
$134.95 $121.95

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 brand today, such as Celestron, Meade, Orion, and many more. Be sure to reach out to one of our telescope experts if you would like help selecting the telescope mount parts and mount that 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, Equatorial mounts and Alt-Azimuth mounts. Equatorial mounts, including German Equatorial mounts, are great platforms for astro-imaging and visual observing. Alt-Azimuth mounts are great for easy, point and view visual observations. Each mount type comes in computerized and non-computerized configurations. Computerized mounts 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 mount.


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