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Vixen Polarie Star Tracker
Vixen Polarie Star Tracker


 
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No camera needed! Anyone can be an Astrophotographer with the Polarie Star Tracker Mount. This compact mount platform allows you to capture night scopes, star images, and solar events with ease. Set up is simple. The Polarie attaches to a standard camera tripod and can accept any digital camera weighing up to 7 lbs. Using the included compass on the Polarie, orient the mount to face north. The Polarie features a North Star alignment window that you point at Polaris. The Polarie can also use a polar scope or Polar Meter for alignment. Once set, the Polarie tracks with the motion of the stars to eliminate star trailing on your images resulting in sharp images of the Universe. The Polarie uses very accurate stepping motors and operates on 2 AA batteries. Polarie is designed to not only be functional, but also to be compact and attractive. The Polarie has a smooth, good looking design. The unit has no visible screws and although, not waterproof, it is designed to function in most weather conditions. The Polarie has various tracking modes: Celestial tracking rate;1/2 of celestial tracking rate;Solar tracking rate; and Lunar tracking rate. Usable in both northern and southern hemispheres. Maximum Loading weight 7lbs Polar sight hole About 8.9x field of view Standard accessory: Compass Dimensions 95x137x58mm (3.7x5.9x2.3 inches) Weight 1.4 lbs (without batteries) Optional accessory: A dedicated polar axis scope for Polarie, Polar Meter for Polarie and the new Time Lapse Adapter.

Read the Polarie Manual Here. . Want to see Polarie in action. View the instructional video below.





Polarie Photo of the Month from Manel Martin. This image of Cygnus was taken with a Canon 550D refrigerated at ISO800 with 50mm focal length.
Basic Polarie Setup
Polarie Instructional Video
Night Sky Images with the Polarie Star Tracker

Accessories
Item #35517 - Vixen Polarie Star Tracker Mount with Extra Sturdy Tripod Item #35509 - Vixen Ball Head for Polarie Star Tracker Item #35518 - Vixen Polarie Time Lapse Adapter Item #35519 - Polar Fine Adjustment Unit
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Vixen Polarie Star Tracker Mount with Tripod Vixen Ball Head for Polarie Star Tracker Vixen Polarie Time Lapse Adapter

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