You don't have access to a 3D printer, but want a cheap DSLR tracker?
I want to sell a printed, DIY assembly kit for 60-80€ (incl. tax).
If you would buy for roughly this price range, please subscribe with your email adress to get notified once I start selling.
This is mainly to determine if its worth for me to buy some more printers and set up a small printing farm.
Long and heavy lenses supported
Widefield? DSO’s? No problem! Take that 500mm lens that you could never use!
Find your targets easily
Unseen in DSLR mounts: integrated GoTo!
Target the whole sky
Full 180° movement in every direction
Tracking times comparable to commercial trackers are possible
If you are interested in buying the AstroTracker as a printed assembly kit for roughly the mentioned pricerange, please submit your email and get notified once I start selling!
The price includes:
- Arduino Uno + 16×2 LCD shield
- 2x 28BYJ steppers + driver boards
- 7 bearings
- Screws and nuts
- bubble level
- timing belt
- Material cost for over 30 printed parts, with 50 hour print time
- sales tax