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iOptron Minitower Pro Alt-Azimuth Mount

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iOptron Minitower Pro Alt-Azimuth Mount

You've seen the MiniTower™… Now you've got to go Pro.Bigger! No doubt you've heard about the MiniTower™. Well, the MiniTower Pro™ has all the same, great technologies and features – just beefed up! So, you can still mount two scopes on -- but now with more pay load. You can still track objects-- only now the encoder resolution is six times finer. We've also added a two-inch stainless-steel tripod that is much taller for easier viewing with large scopes. So, go ahead and step up to the Pro!


  • Minitower pro alt-azimuth mount
  • Metal worm / gears. High precision bearings
  • High accuracy encoder for tracking
  • Built-in 32-channel GPS
  • 3-Point easy level adjustment
  • Extremely portable:
  • With all standard components packaged in alloy metal case, can easily be carried around in car trunk or as airline luggage
  • System takes only 10 minutes to assemble
  • Unlimited portability, internal GPS
  • Accurate GOTO and Tracking: 8401 hand controller offers superb navigation experience with an 8 line LCD back-lit display, 130,000 object database and a USB port for easy connection with ASCOM compliant PC planetarium programs
  • Automatic over-current protection, automatic clutch protection for both axes
  • Dual scope setup with two dovetails
  • Comes standard with: Counterweight, AC adaptor, 12V DC car plug adaptor, USB cable and hard case
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  • Overall: 68" H x 6" W x 6" D
  • Overall Product Weight: 55lbs

iOptron Minitower Pro Alt-Azimuth Mount

Weights & Dimensions

  • Overall: 68" H x 6" W x 6" D
  • 2" Heavy-duty stainless steel tripod legs (66" height without mount)
  • Overall Product Weight: 55lbs


Accessory Type: MountCountry of Manufacture: China

About the Manufacturer

iOptron is a global company specialized in the development, manufacturing and marketing of innovative astronomical telescopes, mounts & accessories and cutting-edge optical instrument for multiple applications.

iOptron is a subsidiary of Boston Applied Technologies, Incorporated (BATi) (Formerly Corning Applied Technologies). It is headquartered in Woburn MA USA, with manufacturing operation in Nanjing, China.

The SmartStarTM telescope mounts and telescope systems are the flagship offerings from iOptron. With iOptron’s SmartStarTM, sky-gazing is no longer an activity reserved for serious astronomy hobbyist only. SmartStarTM GO TO and GPS Telescopes are user-friendly, accurate, portable and fun to operate. A SmartStarTM Telescope is equipped with an optics tube (OTA), a GOTONovaTM hand controller/autotracking system, The CubeTM Mount, a GPS module and a tripod.

iOptron Minitower Pro Alt-Azimuth Mount


“Hi, how much weight this mount can hold?” asked by Isobel

"Hi Isobel, this mount can hold up to 33 lbs." Kallie from Wayfair

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