ASA Direct Drive Technology with absolute encoders for high-end applications.
New design based on 15 years of experience with Direct Drive mounts. Ready for the most demanding applications in pointing and tracking accuracy, like laser comunication, satellite tracking and general astronomical research. Load capacity of 200kg/440lbs on a polar wedge.FROM $ 70,000.- net
Alt-Azimuth (separate addon) / Equatorial
Yes, 2x 200kg
ASA Direct Drive
0 to 90 degrees
Included 24 volts
ASA API (application programming interface) available autumn 2023 ASA Software(Autoslew, Sequence-windows based) with ASCOM-Alpaca
Up to 50 degrees per second
<8” RMS with pointing model and ASA telescope
<0,25” RMS within 5 minutes tracking time over 5 min 0,05” RMS/min
10 Hz or greater
ASA In-house production
The competent partner that provides you with the whole package – ASA, guarantees the highest standard! Interferometric metrology, CNC machining, meter class optics, light weight mirrors, telescope systems, ground stations, assembly, factory testing and commissioning, everything is done by ASA itself.