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Pegasus Astro Falcon Rotator

SKU : PGA-ROT-FALCON

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  • The Falcon Rotator is a light-weighted, low-profile camera field-rotator.
  • It is easy to operate via ASCOM drivers or standalone Windows software.
  • Both openings of the rotator are M54 threaded, and there are two supplied adapters for both sides.
  • The stepper motor ensures that the rotator will lock to the designated degree. It tested at 6 Kg (13.2-pounds) of imaging setup, but can handle more with zero flexture.

 

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  • Pegasus Astro – Falcon Rotator is a light-weighted, low profile camera field rotator. Do not be fooled by its thin size! It can lift and handle heavy image trains – dead accurate! Very easy to operate via ASCOM drivers or standalone software will make your life easier to automatically adjust with precision your camera field.

    • Low profile / M54 threaded.
    • Thickness of the rotator is 18 mm / 0.7-inch.
    • Weight is 700 grams.
    • Both openings of the rotator are M54 threaded.
    • Adapters for both sides (included).
    • Pegasus Astro provides two different adapters for both sides:
      • Telescope Side: M54 male to 2-inch Nosepiece.
      • Camera Side: M54 male to M48 male Adapter.

    Precise rotation

    A powerful geared / low backlash stepper motor ensures that the rotator will lock to the designated degrees. Mechanics inside the focuser guarantee zero flex in any point during a full circle rotation.

    Rated load

    Falcon Rotator has been tested at 6 Kg (13.2-pounds) of imaging setup. The 6 stainless steel branded bearings can easily handle higher payloads with zero flexure.

    ASCOM& INDI Support

    Rotator is fully ASCOM6 supported. INDI support.

    Standalone Software

    Control the Falcon Rotator from the supplied standalone Windows software.

    Pegasus Astro Falcon Rotator-control screen

    Image of the Windows screenshot. 

    Specifications:

    • Physical Size: 180 mm x 140 mm x 56 mm.
    • Material: Blue Anodised Aluminium.
    • Clear Aperture: 54 mm (2.13-inches).
    • Steps per degree: 87.2 steps per degree (31.392 steps per full revolution).
    • Payload: 6 Kg (13.2-pounds).
    • Telescope Adapter: M54 male to 2-inch Nosepiece (included).
    • Camera Adapter: M54 Male to M48 Male Adapter.
    • Back Focus: 18 mm (0.7-inch).
    • Weight: 0.7 Kg (1.54-pounds).
    • Connectivity: USB 2.0.
    • Operating Power: 12V / 1Amp.

    Pegasus Astro Falcon Rotator-power

     

  • specifications

    Camera ConnectionM54 male to M48 male adapter
    Telescope ConnectionM54 male to 2" Nose piece
  • included items

    • Falcon Rotator.
    • M54 male to 2-inch Nosepiece.
    • M54 Male to M48 Male Adapter.
    • USB Type B cable (1.8 m length).
    • Cigarette lighter adapter to 2.1 mm plug.

    Also:

    • ASCOM drivers, Stand-alone Windows software.

     

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