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 around 120€ (incl. tax).
I have gotten amazing feedback, and i am working hard on getting the OpenAstroTracker ready for production! This will take some more time, but be sure to subscribe to the newsletter to get a email once i start selling.
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