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iOptron Tri-Pier - 8034

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SKU: IOP-8034

iOptron Tri-Pier
for Variety of iOptron Mounts

The iOptron Tri-Pier presents the best of both worlds when it comes to a stable base for your CEM70, CEM70G, CEM60, CEM60EC, CEM40, CEM40EC, GEM45, GEM45EC*, iEQ45, iEQ45 Pro, iEQ30, iEQ30 Pro*, AZ Mount Pro*, MiniTower*, MiniTower II* or MiniTower Pro* telescope mounts. The iOptron Tri-Pier is compatible with mounts from other manufacturers with the addition of the proper adapter.

With a maximum payload of 220 pounds (100 kg), the iOptron Tri-Pier offers a weight capacity that surpasses most tripods on the market, but also has height adjustment and leveling capabilities that are seldom seen on a traditional pier.

The iOptron Tri-Pier is made of aluminum with stainless steel leg extensions for strength and long-lasting good looks. The Tri-Pier also has built-in vibration suppression pads on it's feet.

iOptron Tri-Pier Specifications

  • Max Payload: 220 lbs (100 kg)
  • Tri-Pier Weight: 25.6 lbs (11.6 kg)
  • Pier Diameter: 5.7" (144 mm)
  • Height Adjustment Range: 31.3"-43" (795-1095 mm)
  • Uneven Ground Range: 3.35" (85 mm)
  • Max Leg Spread: Ø46.5" (Ø1180 mm)
  • Pier Dimension Folded: Ø12.8"x 25.6" (Ø325 x 650 mm)

* Please keep in mind that some of the mounts listed above may require additional mounting accessories, including the AZ Mount Pro and all versions of the MiniTowe, which requires a center post and three leveling screws. You can find this kit (8340-PIER) in the recommended accessories section above. Also please note that the GEM45, GEM45EC, iEQ30 or iEQ30 Pro, when coupled with the Tri-Pier, may limit low latitude applications. Contact our non-commissioned product specialists if you have any questions or require clarification for your particular set-up.