JMI Telescopes

8550 W 14th Ave., Lakewood, CO 80215

NPS_L200Spectrograph_300pxJim's Mobile Incorporated now offers encoders and hardware to mate its popular NGC-MAX positioning computer to the Explore Scientific Twilight II alt-az telescope mount (a complete kit with NGC-MAX computer sells for $729). Now you can have all the Messier, NGC, and IC catalog objects available at the push of a button for your dual-mounted telescopes. The kit's high-resolution encoders deliver 10,000-tics-per-revolution accuracy, virtually guaranteeing that your target lands in the field of your telescope every time. The kit comes complete with all mounting hardware and tools needed for installation and it works with the Twilight II, with or without the optional 8-inch extension pier. The mounting bracket, encoders, and NGC-MAX computer are each available separately.'s New Product Showcase is a reader service featuring innovative equipment and software of interest to amateur astronomers. The descriptions are based largely on information supplied by the manufacturers or distributors. Sky & Telescope assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of vendors statements. For further information contact the manufacturer or distributor. Announcements should be sent to [email protected]. Not all announcements will be listed.


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