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Deluxe PC to EQ6 Control Cable
Use your Computer to Control your EQ6 PRO Mount via the SynScan Handset
PC (serial 9-pin) to EQ6 (SynScan RJ) control cable.
  • PC (serial 9-pin) to EQ6 (SynScan RJ) control cable
  • Control your EQ6 PRO & NEQ6 PRO mount from your computer
  • An additional USB to RS232 cable adapter may be needed if your computer lacks a serial port
  • Software applications are available separately for telescope control
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Deluxe PC to EQ6 Control Cable
Model / Description View in Showroom Order code Price inc VAT Shipping Dispatched witnin click button to purchase
PC to ΕQ6 control cable (20m) no ADVPCEQ620M £ 30.00 £ 6.00 24 hours
Extension cables for PC to EQ6/NEQ6 PRO Control
Model / Description View in Showroom Order code Price inc VAT Shipping Dispatched witnin click button to purchase
2m Ext. for EQ6 no ASCEQ6HE2 £ 5.00 £ 4.00 24 hours
5m Ext. for EQ6 no ASCEQ6HE5 £ 10.00 £ 4.00 24 hours

Allows connection via standard 9-pin D-type serial port on PC to the Synscan handset to enable control from supporting software applications. This high quality, heavy duty cable is made using certified data transmission cable and uses a die cast metal housing at the computer end.

The cable plugs into the SynScan GOTO handset, it requires a 9-pin RS232/serial-port on PC. If your PC does not have such a port you would also need a RS232/serial-port to USB converter cable.

Each cable is individually tested for performance, once made up and comes with its own test report.

We are constantly checking the accuracy of the technical data. We are prepared to provide more detailed information on request. Technical data is subject to change without notice.

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Opticstar News
New DS-616C XL+ Model
posted: 24th August 2017
Opticstar DS-616C XL+.
Star product, improved.

The new Opticstar DS-616C XL+ deep-sky CCD is the successor to the popular DS-616C XL that earned the annual star product award back in 2013. It maintains all the features of the original model as well as other improvements.

DS-616C XL is Astronomy Magazine's Star Product
posted: 12th September 2013
Opticstar DS-616C XL is Astronomy magazine's product of the year.
Star product.

The Opticstar DS-616C XL deep-sky CCD camera has earned the annual star product award from Astronomy, the world's best-selling astronomy magazine. Read about it in the September 2013 issue.

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A&M 152mm f/8 Review
"Fantastic Performance" "Beauty of a Ferrari"
updated: 25th March 2009
A&M 152mm f/8 TMB.
Read the latest review about the A&M 152mm f/8 A&M/TMB on Cloudy Nights. According to the review this telescope combines the "beauty of a Ferrari" with "fantastic performance". The review also states that "the manufacturer's claims are valid".
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