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Orion Telescopes
Explore Scientific Twilight II Mount with Pier Extension
$599.99
 
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Expected Ship Date: 02/22/2022

  • Heavy-Duty Dual-Head Altazimuth Mount
  • Mount two telescopes at once
  • steel tripod with adjustable 2" legs
  • 26.8" to 42.5"
  • Supports up to 60lbs


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Item #  54126b
Mfg Model #  MAZ-02P

The Twilight II mount is all about more...more weight capacity, more stability, and more telescopes! Yes, you can ride two telescopes on this mount, and it handles them with ease. Set up one scope for visual use and the other for photography, or be the ultimate romantic and set up twin telescopes; one for you and one for your significant other! The Explore Scientific Twilight II Mount would also be a great solution if you are working a star party for outreach, and want to handle twice as many people at the eyepiece without the need to run back and forth between mounts. At various conferences and outreach events we have had our 152mm refractor on one side and our 127mm on the other, with no problems at all.

Large chrome knobs on the heavy-duty mount head make it easy to adjust the clutch locks, even with gloves on. The tripod you'll get with the Twilight II mount has 2" steel chrome-plated adjustable legs. The spreader bar becomes securely seated against the tripod legs via a threaded bolt that makes its way through the center of the spreader bar and into the mount head itself. The weight capacity is approximately 60 pounds.

Includes the Pier Extension.

Warranty

This product is serviced and supported by its manufacturer according to the terms and conditions included in the packaged product. Orion's limited warranty does not apply. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support.

Warning

Please note this product was not designed or intended by the manufacturer for use by a child 12 years of age or younger.

  • Best for imaging
    Solar, lunar & planetary
  • Astro-imaging capability
    Lunar, planetary & terrestrial
  • Weight rating
    60 lbs.
  • Dovetail bar system
    Yes
  • Polar-axis scope
    Not available
  • Tripod material
    Steel
  • Height range of mount
    58.00 in. - 58.00 in.
  • Weight, mount/tripod
    22.3 lbs.
  • Weight, fully assembled
    24.6 lbs.
  • Additional included accessories
    Spreader bar for stability
  • Other features
  • Warranty
    One year

When an item is not in-stock we will ship it as soon as it becomes available. Typically in-stock items will ship first and backordered items will follow as soon as they are available.

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Standard Delivery: $15.00

SHIPPING RESTRICTIONS APPLY FOR THIS PRODUCT

This product is available to ship Standard delivery within the 50 US states. Delivery is not available to APO/DPO/FPO addresses, US territories/protectorates or Canada. 3 Day, 2nd Day and Next Day delivery is not available.

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